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India Furniture Exhibition & Furniture, Kitchen & Wardrobes Summit Coming Up!

FDT Bureau

India Furniture Exhibition & Furniture, Kitchen & Wardrobes Summit Coming Up!

Excitement is in the air as we approach the fifth and sixth editions of MATECIA EXHIBITION and WADE ASIA National Architecture Event, respectively. MATECIA is expanding its presence into the Furniture and Hardware industry with INDIA FURNITURE EXHIBITION and Furniture, Kitchen & Wardrobes Summit. MATECIA’s Furniture and Hardware exhibition will offer a unique platform for the industry’s leading experts, CEOs and thought leaders, Architects and Builders, OEMs and brands, to exchange ideas and discuss the latest trends and technologies.

We’re thrilled to present to you the latest edition of Furniture Design and Technology (FDT). Our cover story highlights the challenges, changes and the government’s new initiatives, which are shaping the furniture sector. We examine how furniture has been identified as one of the potential industries to expand its presence globally and how this is driving growth and innovation in the industry. In this Design Business Edition, we explore India’s position as a rising hub for luxury furniture manufacturing. We showcase notable brands and their journey in combining their roots with modern designs and materials while prioritizing luxury and comfort.

Our Outdoor Feature spotlights the growing popularity of outdoor furniture among urban Indians, with a focus on ergonomic functions, designs, materials, and colours. Meanwhile, our Work from Home Feature highlights the intersection of aesthetics and cutting-edge technology in furniture design, which will shape the future of furniture – omnichannel.

In the Hardworking Hardware segment, we dive into the progressive sliding systems market in India. Our lighting feature showcases the latest trends and designs in lighting for kitchens, furniture and bathrooms.

Finally, we present our Design Showcase, which features amazing designs supported by innovation and practicality. Additionally, we have exclusive hand-picked top designs straight from Salone del Mobile 2023.

And before I leave you to enjoy this issue, block the dates – August 18, 19 and 20, 2023 for WADE ASIA, MATECIA and India Furniture Exhibition at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.


Vertica Dvivedi
Editor-in-Chief (Design Business Edition)
Furniture Design & Technology (FDT Magazine)




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