Arper believes good design is a synthesis of technique, cost, material, function, use, taste and sustainability. That concentration of meanings, associations and possibilities must reside in simple, singular forms. Arper produces objects carrying a rich, intellectual density in shape whilst at the same time seeming natural and effortless. This pursuit of the essential has made Arper one of the world’s leading contract brands.

Brand Country - Italy


Since its origins in the 1970’s, BD Design has led the way on artisanal processes, always keen to emphasise art over industrial design. With superior quality, short-series or even limited edition productions, unique pieces are crafted from the manufacturers workshops in Spain.  Always ahead of the field, in the 80’s BD edited Gaudí’s furniture for his famous buildings and in the early 90’s BD introduced an exclusive first collection of furniture and lamps designed by Dalí. Designers such as Jaime Hayon and Doshi Levien have continued to produce furniture reinforcing BDs  positioning – where design and art meet.

Brand Country – Spain

Over time the Parri group has created a multitude of designs using new materials and experimenting with innovative production processes. Many design awards have been presented to the Parri group such as the International GRANDESIGN Award 1997 and IIDA Award 1997 and Product Design Achievement Awards. The Parri collection is omnipresent in the world of real estate, community, franchising, showroom, design projects, TV and cinema productions, schools and universities and sport clubs. Its numerous illustrious clients include Mercedes Benz, BMW, Louvre Museum, Microsoft, Apple, McDonald’s, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, RAI, Mediaset, France 2, MACEF, Cosmit.

Brand Country – Italy

The world’s top designers have created products for the Italian furnishings firm Driade (Patricia Urquiola, Rod Arad, Philippe Starck), but what quenches the thirst for modern design is that Driade is a perfect fit for any location. Think of the Tokyo Armchair or the Zelight Floor Lamp. Driade produces a full range of furniture, furnishings and ceramics, and from the outset in 1968, has used plastics, rejecting the Bauhaus model and moving design into the modern age with ABS moulding and fiberglass. A truly special collection.

Brand Country - Italy

ENEA was founded in 1984 with a launch at the FIM Trade Fair in Valencia, Spain, where a clear vocation to offer a modern design product ideal for all areas became apparent. ENEA furniture is renowned for its versatility, comfort and the functionality of its components, which are topped with a production and industrialisation process that is a result of intensive research by the R+D+I department. The philosophy is to create value in the form of a product, using the world’s leading designers, and to offer that product to an extensive global market by means of an innovative and personalised design that follows the strictest quality controls and requirements. Brand Country - Spain
From the ashes of the Murano glass factories, Foscarini has been manufacturing contemporary lighting from its headquarters in Venice since 1981. Ideas, forms and materials light up and transform proposals and initiatives from international designers while carefully observing its Murano heritage. The colourful and affordable Binic Table Lamp from young designer Ionna Vautrin or seasoned designer, Patricia Urquiola’s Caboche Umbre-Supsension Media are just two examples of how Foscarini works with both established designers and younger ones, which makes for a highly original and varied selection of products that is a rare exercise in trend-setting, research and scouting of new talent. Brand Country Italy

HAY was founded in 2002 with the ambition of creating contemporary furniture with an eye for modern living and sophisticated industrial manufacturing. That remains the ambition today. Through a commitment to the design and production of furniture and accessories with an international appeal HAY strives to make good design accessible to the largest possible audience. Inspired by the stable structures of architecture and the dynamics of fashion, HAY seeks to combine the two in durable products that provide added value to the user. HAY’s continued vision is to create straightforward, functional and aesthetic design in cooperation with some of the world’s most talented, curious and courageous designers.

Brand Country Denmark

In just over 50 years, this famous Italian company has revolutionised plastic, elevating it and propelling it into the refined world of luxury. Today, Kartell has more than a hundred showrooms and a good number of its creations have become cult pieces on display in the most prestigious museums around the world. The famous Kartell Louis Ghost armchair holds a global record in sales with 1.5 million sold since launch. Constantly challenging materials, Kartell is a true family success story, launched in 1950 and still going strong.

Brand Country Italy

Lapalma’s success has been achieved step by step throughout the years. No overnight success stories here - just hard work and passion in equal measure. The company’s story began in the 1980s, when the Marcato brothers decided to go into business on their own. The initial idea developed rapidly and Lapalma was established soon after, showing from the outset a preference for natural, recyclable materials. Following investments in machinery, Lapalma took advantage of the availability of new materials to develop a wide range of products for the contract market which quickly demonstrated the brand’s appeal, attracting buyers on major projects worldwide for hotels, shops, museums and airports.

Brand Country - Italy

Hailing from Slovenia, Lina Furniture Design brings playful colours and simple shapes to the furniture world. From the Modular Balls - three ball chairs joined together into a circular three-seater with the fourth ball on the top as a back rest, to the Moon Small which attract children of all ages with their playful colours and two simple shapes that trigger their imagination to build their own playground: with private corners, tunnels, swings, simple seats or extra places to rest. Made of soft and comfortable foam, and with no sharp edges, the Lina products Moon Small are always welcome at home, in children‘s rooms, playrooms, schools, kindergartens, on the terraces, beaches or in the gardens.

Brand Country - Slovenia

For Magis, industrial design is not just an art but a process of alchemy. Magis has conjured the magic of contemporary design. Established in 1976 in the north east of Italy, Magis is a true benchmark in the world of design. The success is founded on the desire to make 100% Made in Italy products of the highest functional and technological quality, accessible to as many people as possible. Key names such as Konstantin Grcic, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec and Ron Arad are just some of the designers who have joined forces with Magis over the years. Indeed, many Magis products have achieved cult status and are now displayed in MoMA, New York, London’s V&A and the Pompidou Centre in Paris – most notably Thomas Heatherwick’s Spun Chair.

Brand Country - Italy

Maxdesign, located in the province of Treviso in Italy, focuses its production on seats, tables and furnishings with a contemporary, highly functional and user-friendly design. This, combined with a remarkable physical and visual lightness, has allowed Maxdesign to renew itself in terms of incessant ergonomic research, production with innovative materials, and collaborations with the most versatile talents on the international creative scene – never losing sight of its fundamental objective: human well-being in living and work spaces which are in continuous transformation.

Brand Country - Italy

Based in Vancouver, Canada, molo is a collaborative design and production studio led by Stephanie Forsythe and Todd MacAllen. Dedicated to an exploration of sensory experience in space making, combined with experiments in manufacturing, materials and structure, the molo studio explores overlapping realms of art, architecture and design. molo has created projects as diverse as a modular wall system, a museum in Japan and a tea set. By working across a range of size, Forsythe + MacAllen discover how furniture can heighten the sense of human scale and experience in architecture, or how furniture and product design benefit from thinking in the larger context of place and space making. Brand Country Canada

Morita is a manufacturer whose operations span product design, mass production, marketing and branding strategy. Morita is dedicated to delivering well designed and carefully fabricated products to our customers. The process is entirely in-house; they design, manufacture and market their products themselves, and take care to ensure their focus is always on creating products that people across the globe can use for generations to come. They isolate the lifestyle inconveniences that their customers have, and apply their expertise to bringing forth innovative products that address these needs.

Brand Country - Japan


Pedrali is an Italian company that produces contemporary furniture for public spaces, offices and homes. The collection is the result of careful and accurate research aiming to create industrial design products with original shapes from plastic, metal and wood. A classic in the design world Pedrali launched in 1963, and has since been lauded globally in design and sustainability. Chairs, tables, complements and lamps are all manufactured in Italy through a design process that combines tradition and innovation, engineering excellence and creative brilliance.

Brand Country - Italy

The history of Plank begins in 1893. The basic objective has always been the investigation and intensive research for technological possibilities connected to design. In recent years the company has placed a strong connection with research, sustainability and design at the centre of its work, collaborating with renowned designers such as Konstantin Grcic and Ludovica + Roberto Palomba. The collection has achieved distinction in a diversity of products: chairs, armchairs, lounge seating, table systems, stools. Plank products have received numerous awards and acknowledgments, for instance the XXII Compasso d’Oro ADI Design Award for the MYTO chair in addition to the IF Product Design Award – Gold selection for the MIURA stool. These products now form part of the permanent collections of some of the most important museums worldwide such as MoMA in New York, the International Design Museum in Munich, the Design Museum of London, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Brand Country - Italy

Small, independent and global summarises Santa and Cole, a Spanish company based in Barcelona, dedicated to industrial design. Since 1985, Santa and Cole has been improving the way we live and how our private and public surroundings feel in the home, the office and the city, always seeking to offer objects that stimulate and enrich the user. Over 80 global designers have contributed to the Santa and Cole range which is now gaining prominence globally.

Brand Country - Spain

According to Marco Serralunga, ""Every soul has a place of calm. I imagine spaces in which my objects give a sense of peace and beauty in a natural environment."" More recently the Italian manufacturer, Serralunga, has called on the expertise of the world's leading designers and architects such as Zaha Hadid and Jean-Marie Massaud. These products are marked by a structural presence and sense of harmony that is both strikingly original and elegantly modern. A Made in Italy stamp of approval sets products such as the Kubric Armchair or Sirchester Sofa in a class of their own.


Brand Country - Italy

SLIDE Italy was established in Milan in 2002, and takes advantage of the 30 years of Giò Colonna Romano’s expertise in manufacturing plastic resins. All products made in polyethylene with the rotational moulding process and are characterised by an exceptional use of light, ideal for indoors and outdoors and scenographic events. Many internationally acclaimed designers have partnered with Slide including Karim Rashid, Marcel Wanders, Paola Navone, Marc Sadler and Alessandro Mendini bringing the highest quality products to the global market.

Brand Country – Italy

Tom Dixon is one of the most original British designers of his generation; a rebel of the avant-garde of international design. Awarded the title ""Designer of the Year"" in 2006, with exhibits in museums throughout the world, this self-taught designer has had a truly unusual career. In 1980 Tom Dixon was a rock guitarist, working as a show host in a discotheque at night and by day learning how to solder with a friend who ran a garage. He started his career by making furniture from recycled metal. Twenty years later, the brand is global. After having been artistic director at Habitat, he set up on his own making lighting and furniture that embodies the new industrial spirit- a passion for raw materials, craftsmanship and industrial forms.

Brand Country - UK