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69 JANUARY FURNITURE SHOW PREVIEW Making a house a home January Furniture Show is back for 2023 with new launches, fresh brands, industry insights, emerging trends and more The January Furniture Show will be opening its doors once again at the Birmingham NEC in January 2023. Furniture and interior brands from around the world are excited to get back out and meet buyers after the success of last year’s show. You can expect plenty of new launches, fresh brands, industry insights, emerging trends and much more! What to expect at this year’s show? This January is set to be better than ever before, the only dedicated European furniture show taking place in the first quarter of 2023. Buyers will have the opportunity to explore four halls of contemporary furniture, innovative design concepts and homewares to suit all retailer and customer styles. They will be able to discover everything from beds, to cabinets, to home décor and accessories from leading suppliers all in one place. With over 10,000 new products and exclusive launches from 350 premium exhibitors, there is an endless choice of products and inspiration from the best brands in the industry. You can also expect to see the return of Furniture Talks, a schedule of masterclasses, panel discussions and interviews with renowned makers and designers. The diverse agenda provides an opportunity to learn from the experts, listen to industry trailblazers and look ahead with recognised thought-leaders. These seminars aim to help you learn how to overcome the challenges you may face in today’s industry. Leading voices of the furniture world will share their insights and knowledge to help you make your business a success. The 2023 show is also seeing the comeback of The Furniture Awards in association with Furniture News. Their esteemed panel of judges will crown the best in the industry across these categories; Sustainability, Global Player, Best of British and Design Innovation. All things new for 2023 With JFS being the only dedicated European furniture trade show in quarter one, this is the place to visit all your international clients under one roof. Most notably with the introduction to our international pavilions, you get to meet the likes of furniture companies from Poland, Spain, Portugal and beyond. In addition to the pavilions, there is a heavy presence of European brands that will be exhibiting at the show, displaying an array of products ranging from soft furnishings to dining room tables. Some of the names exhibiting are ALF, Accadueo Design, Furninova AB, Gwinner Wohndesign GmbH, Yatas Enza, Abbeylands Furniture Ltd and Mlilyto name just a few. The Young Furniture Makers will also be making an appearance at the show. This area celebrates all the young faces in the industry and promotes where the new trends and styles of furniture are going. If you are in the market for new and fresh products, this section of the show will be essential for you. See all industry suppliers in one place With almost 40 years of being a prevalent part of the furniture trade industry, the January Furniture Show is the best place to see all the new and established names. See names such as Abbeylands Furniture Ltd, Buoyant Upholstery, La-Z-Boy UK, Shire Beds, Tetrad, Breasley UK, Forte Furniture, Alpha Designs and Deepsleep Beds just to name a few. IN BRIEF: Who: January Furniture Show, Where: NEC, Birmingham When: 22-25 January, 2023