The UK Company has been supplying furniture for health care institutions, reception areas,waiting rooms and challenging environments such as psychiatric units or prisons for over 40 years. The UK Company offers very high quality of furniture with relentless commitment to safety and durability that’s entirely focused on the customer. The company is launching a new design of chair and is looking for a supplier of bent plywood who can preferably be able to offer upholstering service with fabrics free issued by UK Company. They are ideally looking for a long term partnership with a supplier that will be able to produce the bent plywood shell, have the necessary equipment such as high frequency plywood bending press for the tool of the shell to be produced, would be able to produce the solid wood legs and can offer upholstering service. As the UK Company works with Governmental Department units they requite their new parents to either have FSC certificate or be willing to apply for a certificate, the UK Company will help them with the process in applying for the relevant certificate. At the moment that is a small project as my client is looking for a supplier for an initial order of 200 pieces at preferably the price of range of 70 euros. UK Company expects the new product to be potentially fast growing and increase the quantities.
Technical Specification or Expertise Sought: Strength, durability and safety. Requirements for non-domestic seating BS EN 15373:2007 Bent plywood shell construction, timber legs with cut foam and fully upholstered. Edges must be finished to avoid injury e.g .PVC impact edging or softer profiles. Hygienic stain resistant wipeclean surfaces -use Hygienic biocidal lacquer.
Type and Role of Partner Sought: The UK company is ideally looking for a company that can manufacture the bent plywood shell, the solid wood legs and when sent the fabrics the partner can upholster them. The partnership would lead to a manufacturing agreement. The collaboration will lead to long term partnership.
Type and Size of Partner Sought: SME 11-50,SME <10,SME 51-250
Type of Partnership Considered: Manufacturing agreement
UK Contract Furniture Company is looking for suppliers of bent plywood and upholstery to manufacture a new range of chairs. The UK company manufactures specialist furniture for a range of difficult environments and is looking for a manufacturing partner to produce bent plywood and upholstery to manufacture a new range of chairs. The manufacturer must be able to provide the furniture to BS EN 15373: 2007.