Window Furnishings Australia

CURTAIN TRACKING UPDATE

With the effects of the global pandemic increasingly focusing attention on the domestic domain, motorised curtain tracking is attracting strong demand, further validating the category’s recent innovations. WFA reports. READ MORE

QUALITY SERVICE: FUNDAMENTALLY SCOTT FREE

While the world of business has changed, Scott Free remains committed to outstanding service and a trail-blazing range of products. READ MORE

LOCKING DOWN LOCALLY MADE

The Covid 19 crisis has reinforced the importance of Australian Made, with suppliers keen to gain security of supply and reliable product, and renovation-focused consumers committed to supporting local jobs and investing in quality manufactured goods. As the focus on local expertise mounts, pressure is growing for better frameworks to ensure the authenticity of “Australian made” items. WFA reports. READ MORE

A HOME RUN

Curtains have been drawing attention for some time, but COVID-19’s silver lining is that they’re now more popular than ever before, with housebound consumers forced to re-evaluate their soft furnishings. Belinda Smart outlines some of the latest releases in drapery fabrics. READ MORE

AWNING SCREENS UPDATE

As the summer months approach, wider widths, visibility versus privacy and sustainability gains continue to underpin the awning screen fabrics market. WFA reports. READ MORE

A SMOOTH AND SYSTEMATIC GROWTH CURVE

Boasting European standards in terms of design but designed for the needs of the Australian market, awning systems look set for continued growth as consumers turn their attention to investing on the domestic front. WFA reports on the latest innovations. READ MORE

BRAVE NEW WORLD

In the realms of motorisation automation and connectivity, it seems the future has arrived, with leading edge suppliers continuing to innovate their motorisation offerings, while the idea of the connected ‘smart home’ is increasingly accepted as a given. Belinda Smart reports. READ MORE

Victorian metro retailers await all clear for... Victorian blind and shutter retailers are anxiously awaiting the announcement on Sunday (18th October) from Premier... READ MORE
SuperExpo postponed to 2023 The triannual trade fair for the Blind Manufacturers Association of Australia (BMAA) known as the SuperExpo... READ MORE
Kresta delisted from the ASX Kresta Holdings Limited has been delisted from the Australian Stock Exchange after placing its shares in... READ MORE

WORDS FROM THE EDITOR Sep 2020

What I would give for some precedented times about now! As we go to print, the Melbourne metropolitan region is still in Stage 4 lockdown, with light at the end... READ MORE

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