June 2010

ercol people – Stuart

June 30, 2010
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This is the first of an occasional series that will highlight some of our employees.  People are ercol’s lifeblood and we are lucky that we have such a loyal and dedicated team. Stuart is one of our Sales Managers that support our retailers, providing training to retailers’ staff and calling regularly on the stores to […]

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Women In Furnishing Awards

June 23, 2010
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This June saw the first ever Women in Furnishing Awards.  Introduced by the industry’s charity, the Furnishing Industry Trust, the awards are designed to highlight the incredible contribution made to the industry by women.  The awards were presented at a special lunch at the Furniture Makers’ Hall, with all funds raised going to the charity. […]

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Princes Risborough Town Festival July 2010

June 19, 2010
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ercol is fortunate to be situated in the picturesque rural town of Princes Risborough in Buckinghamshire.  For one week in July the town becomes a hive of entertainment and activities with the annual Town Festival.  This year’s festival kicks off with a street parade on Saturday 3rd July, with the theme of “outer space” – […]

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Daniel of Windsor

June 16, 2010
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We are delighted to announce a prestigious new ercol stockist, WJ Daniel & Co in Windsor.  This family run business has been trading for over a hundred years and is currently going through an exciting programme of investment and development. The company was founded in 1901 by Walter James Daniel as a drapery store in […]

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BA Contemporary Furniture Design project 2010

June 9, 2010
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Ercol have a long running association with Bucks New University and have close links with the BA Contemporary Furniture Design course. We take part annually in a live project with third year students, for which we set a brief and offer support to the students. For this year’s project ercol set a brief for the […]

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Clerkenwell Design Week

June 1, 2010
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Last week saw the Clerkenwell Design Week and we took a visit to see what London’s design heart had to offer.  Clerkenwell is home to over sixty design showrooms and a raft of design and architectural practices.  The three day Design Week(?) is an annual showcase of design, with a programme of seminars, workshops and […]

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