Andrew Vaughan, brand director for the May Design Series and kbb Birmingham trade shows is to leave organiser UBM.
Buying group AIS is to reintroduce two former multi-million pound interiors brands as own-label ranges for its members.
Buying group AIS has confirmed that its January furniture event will overlap the January Furniture Show.
Shoppers continued to show a keen eye for a bargain last week, helping John Lewis lift sales by more than a fifth.
The cream of consumer journalism on wool carpets, worth hundreds of thousands of pounds to the industry, will be recognised next month as the Red Carpet Awards return.