CES, Las Vegas

Three months of events

For the first three months in 2023, the international trade fair calendar is packed with appointments covering almost all the bases of interior design: from decoration to surfaces, consumer electronics to collectible design. The...
Teatro Magico by Saba, design 967 Arch – Photo © Beppe Brancato

Consuming in 2023: forecasts from Ipsos and Catawiki

The study Lots of surprises are in store inside the 2023 Trends Report, a survey on consumer trends for the year to come conducted by Catawiki, the leading European platform for auctions of special objects,...
Giuliano Galimberti, Export Sales Director, Flexform – Photo © FTfoto

The design market in a changing world

As history evolves, there are moments of relative calm and others in which changes happen fast. Over the last few years, the world seems to have opted for the latter. First the pandemic, then...
Rubelli, Vibrations

Sustainability according to Rubelli: a challenge to face together

Sustainability is a term that has rightfully become part of the vocabulary of design companies. It is written and read, discussed and explained. At times it lingers at the level of marketing and mere...
Port, Dubai - Photo © Avigator Fortuner

The value chain of Italian wooden furnishings: 2022 surpasses 2019

The good news is that according to the latest reports of Centro Studi FederlegnoArredo, the wooden furniture sector – with respect to the first semester of 2021 – has gone through a +22.2% increase...
Giorgetti #ReForest Project

Giorgetti Group: the password is #ReForest

In tune with the extensive experience of Giorgetti in woodworking, the company has a desire to give back to the environment a part of the heritage of materials that for over 124 years has been the...
Sustainable Design China Summit

Sustainable Design China Summit: comparative viewpoints

From 26 to 28 September, Beijing becomes the center of debate on the most innovative trends and solutions of sustainable design, with the Sustainable Design China Summit, an event stemming from the experience of...
Livinwow

Livinwow: where interior design meets real estate

The Livinwow space – in Milan, via Archimede 6 – is a concept lab where the realm of interior design meets that of real estate. The idea behind this innovative space is the brainchild...
Cucina Binova

IDB in the world of kitchens

Second transaction during 2022, but even more important, the tenth and largest since its founding. Italian Design Brands (IDB) scores a new acquisition, becoming a majority partner in Cubo Design, a company from Abruzzo...
V263 by Aston Martin

Marble or not? Italians (still) say yes

The Italians continue to be fascinated by marble. This is what emerges from a survey conducted by the Milan-based research firm EMG Different, commissioned by Marmomac, the international fair concentrating on stone, design and...