Japan

new ercol websites for Australia and Singapore

March 21, 2013
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We’re delighted to launch our new International Website versions for Australia and Singapore.  The website supports our partners, Temperature Design in Australia and Dream Interiors in Singapore, providing consumers in those countries with local websites presenting ercol’s international furniture collection, their local stockists and news, as well as

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ercol fair at Margaret Howell Matsuya Ginza

March 13, 2013
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The ercol fair is currently underway at Margaret Howell’s Matsuya Ginza store in Japan until 19th March, with displays of ercol furniture past and present.  During the fair, staff from ercol’s distributor in Japan, Daniel, gave three talks a day on two Saturdays.  It was standing room only, with the talks proving very popular.

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ercol in Sendai

June 27, 2012
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We’re delighted to announce a new ercol display in the Fujisaki department store in Sendai, Japan.  Sendai is the capital of the Miyagi prefecture and suffered significantly during the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.  After much hard work the store is back to new and now boasts a brand new ercol display, through our distributor in […]

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Exclusive ercol Originals for Margaret Howell

June 12, 2012
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It was fashion designer Margaret Howell who first encouraged us to reintroduce some classic pieces from our back catalogue – which grew into what now forms the ercol Originals collection. So we are delighted to have produced these exclusive versions of our butterfly and stacking chair for Margaret. The chairs have beautifully contrasting black painted […]

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ercol at Kyoto Art Fair

May 16, 2012
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Earlier this month saw ercol’s distributor in Japan, Daniel, team up with designer Mr Kushino for the Kyoto Art Fair.  Held in the exhibition centre where the International Kyoto Protocol conference was opened, the ercol exhibition included some special seat cushions for our chairmakers’ chair and love seat.  Mr Kushino fashioned these from a combination […]

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ercol visitors from Japan

March 16, 2012
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Following hot on the heels of the trip by ercol’s chairman, Edward Tadros, to Japan last month, we had the pleasure of welcoming some of our Japanese friends and colleagues to the ercol factory and showroom this week.  Yoshi Sakuju is Managing Director of ercol’s distributor in Japan, Daniel Ltd  who now have ercol on display […]

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a mix of Styles

February 8, 2012
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Upmarket department store Isetan, in the Shinjuku ward of Tokyo, is a popular haunt of Tokyo’s affluent fashion-conscious youth.  For a fortnight this February it is running an exhibition “a mix of Styles.”  ercol, through our

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ercol Daniel reception at the British Embassy, Tokyo

February 7, 2012
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Our thanks to the British Embassy in Tokyo, Japan, for once again enabling ercol and our local distributor Daniel, to mount a display of ercol furniture in the Ambassador’s dining room on Monday 6th Feb 2012.  Around 200 visitors joined us for afternoon tea.  As well as

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