Events

40 years of Service Award

January 8, 2015

Just before the Christmas break, we celebrated two 40 years service awards for brothers Brian and Pete. Both Brian and Pete joined ercol in 1974. Brian (on the right of our Chairman, Edward) joined in the October of 1974 where he started in the Bandsaw shop and 9 days later became an apprentice in Polishing where […]

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Milan – stand preparations

April 7, 2014

We’ve finally made our way to Milan!

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ercol sponsors New Design Britain People Choice Awards 2014 at Interiors UK

February 10, 2014

ercol were proud sponsors of The New Design Britain People Choice Awards – one of the most important competitions in the UK for young design talent, giving recognition to students for innovative and ground-breaking work. Bilge Nur Saltic won the New Design

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ercol at Interiors 2014

January 24, 2014

This January saw ercol return to the NEC in Birmingham for the UK’s premier trade furniture show, Interiors 2014.  Taking two stands this year to showcase a wealth of new products for launch later in the year, we had a new dining furniture collection, a new range of sofas and armchairs and a new bedroom […]

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January shows

January 10, 2014

This January ercol will be exhibiting at two of the major furniture trade shows.  Firstly we’re off to Birmingham, to the NEC, for Interiors 2014, the annual UK trade show, spread over five of the NEC’s large exhibition halls.  We’ll once again be in Hall 1, this year with two stands so we can show […]

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Take a seat for the Turner prize

December 13, 2013

It’s not every day one features in a Turner prize winning exhibit, so we were delighted that Laure Prouvost, this year’s winner of the prestigious art prize, chose a number of ercol chairs for her installation.  Wantee was about a fictional relationship between her artist grandfather and German artist Kurt Schwitters, whilst Farfromwords at the Whitechapel […]

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FIG’s at Westminster

November 29, 2013

That’s the Furniture Industry Group who met at the Palace of Westminster this week.  Ercol’s MD, Nick Garratt attended the annual general meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Furniture Industry Group at the House of Commons. The group is chaired by Stephen McPartland, Conservative Minister of Parliament for Stevenage who

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ercol book launch

November 20, 2013

Over the past year or so ercol have been playing host to Richard Dennis and his team as they riffled through our archives to source materials for a new book – a comprehensive “bible” on ercol.  Last Wednesday saw the launch of the finished tome at Margaret Howell’s Wigmore Street store. “ercol – furniture in […]

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