Sustainable Furnishings Council

SFC Brand Ambassadors named for 2020
Nine esteemed designers have been tapped as ambassadors for the Sustainable Furnishings Council.

Sustainable Furnishings Council Names Its 2020 SFC Brand Ambassadors

The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) has named this year’s team of dedicated professionals to its annual SFC Ambassadors program, selected to advance the organization’s mission to promote…
CO2logic Arnaud Brohe
CO2logic CEO Arnaud Brohe and Senior Project Manager Bill Russell are the SFC’s featured speakers for an industry webinar about the impact of CO2 emissions on health.

SFC Tackles CO2 Emissions in Next Sustainability Essentials Webinar

The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) announces the next topic for its monthly Sustainability Essentials webinar series: CO2 Emissions and Your Health. The webinar set for Thursday, July 16 at 12…
(Photo: J. Kelly Brito on Unsplash)
(Photo: J. Kelly Brito on Unsplash)

IMC Announces Free Business-Building Webinars for Buyers, Exhibitors

As part of its ongoing support of the design and retail community during the COVID-19 crisis, International Market Centers (IMC) is presenting a series of free webinars for gift, home and apparel…
Cisco Brothers showroom
High Point exhibitor Cisco Brothers is SFC certified and committed to responsible wood sourcing. The manufacturer uses Forest Stewardship Council Certified wood in its frames and furniture.

The Sustainable Designer’s Guide to High Point Market

Today’s consumers are increasingly interested in sustainably-designed products and spaces. According to the Sustainable Furnishings Council’s (SFC) 2018 Green Home Furnishings Consumer Study, 98…

Presenters Announced for 31st Annual ARTS Awards

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, announce the guest presenters for the 31st annual ARTS Awards taking place on Friday, January 10, 2020. The ARTS Awards, hosted…
Culp LiveSmart Evolve performance fabrics
LiveSmart Evolve from Culp is made with plastic water bottles.

From Plastic to Performance: Sustainability in Performance Textiles

In a recent Green Home Furnishings Study done by the Sustainable Furnishings Council, the vast majority of consumers expressed interest in certification that textiles were safe, high-quality,…

SFC to Host Events at High Point Market

The Sustainable Furnishings Council will host and co-host several events at the upcoming High Point Market. On Saturday, Oct. 19, SFC welcomes one and all to enjoy a light breakfast and discuss The…
Adobestock plant in hands
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Do Furniture Shoppers Care About Sustainability?

As the impacts of climate change become increasingly apparent and public discourse about the environment continues to grow, consumers are holding businesses accountable for their sustainability…

Nominations Open for 31st Annual ARTS Awards

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, today announced that nominations are officially open for the 31st Annual ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards, presented each January in…

30th Annual ARTS Awards Presenters Announced

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, have announced the presenters for the 30th Annual ARTS Awards taking place on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. The ARTS Awards, hosted…