Sustainable Furnishings Council

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…

AmericasMart Atlanta Opens Eco Lounge for January Market

The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market at AmericasMart Atlanta kicks off the January market season, and thus far, it is shaping up to be a busy one. So where will AmericasMart…

Las Vegas Market Accepting Entries for 8th Annual Global Goodness Awards

Las Vegas Market announced today that entries for the eighth annual Global Goodness Awards, which recognize companies who have incorporated sustainable and socially responsible practices into the…

SFC to Host Discussion on Wood Furniture Scorecard at High Point Market

  The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) will host a discussion of its Wood Furniture Scorecard, a program developed with the National Wildlife Federation to assess the wood sourcing policies of…