January 2013

ercol with Barbara Chandler at Interiors UK

January 30, 2013
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ercol were delighted to team up with journalist and photographer Barbara Chandler at Interiors UK.  Barbara has been taking photographs of London for many years and a compilation of these were issued along with matching quotes, both historic and contemporary, in her book “Love London”.  A selection of these images have been digitally printed onto […]

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The Furniture Makers – Interiors UK 2013

January 28, 2013
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ercol were delighted to provide the furniture for The Furniture Makers stand at Interiors UK.  The Furniture Makers is the livery company for the UK furniture industry and the industry’s charity.  It provides financial support to hard pressed pensioners and also to those working in the industry who find themselves in need due to illness, […]

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Interiors UK 2013

January 25, 2013
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Every January the NEC plays host to the UK’s premier trade show for the furniture industry – Interiors UK.  ercol are a regular exhibitor and this year we took not one but two stands in Hall 1, with a dedicated stand for our bedroom ranges. We showed a wide range of ercol collections on our […]

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Sofa so good for Truro couple

January 16, 2013
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Martyn and Nina Pope from Plymouth are settling into the New Year on their new ercol sofa, thanks to winning a competition in Homes & Antiques magazine recently.  ercol ran a competition with the magazine to win up to £3,000 worth of ercol furniture and the Pope’s have chosen the new ercol riva sofa having […]

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New Eco store for Barker & Stonehouse

January 11, 2013
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Independent family retailer, Barker & Stonehouse, celebrated Christmas in style with the opening of their new flagship Knaresborough store on Boxing Day.  The 35,000 sq ft store has plenty of room for a superb selection of furniture, including a great display of ercol. In making their £4M investment B&S were determined to minimise their environmental […]

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Henry talks – polishing

January 2, 2013
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In the latest of his posts, Henry, great-grandson of ercol’s founder, talks about his time in the polishing shop during his factory induction…. Every piece of furniture that comes out of the assembly shops goes over the gangway into the polishing shop. All the pieces leaving the factory will have been coated in a protective […]

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