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08 May 2024

Interview with David Todd, Event Director

Who should be attending Materials and Finishes Show? 

Materials & Finishes Show is THE meeting place for the UK’s joinery and furniture production industries. Covering many sectors including; coatings, machinery, tooling, materials, hardware, fixture and fittings and more! If you work with wood, then Materials & Finishes is for you. 


Why is the show so important to the industry? 

This is the only event in the UK which brings together this multi-billion-pound industry. It is the largest gathering of Joinery, carpenters and furniture manufacturing professionals in the UK. It serves as a hub of innovation, networking and has a pivotal role in showcasing the most cutting-edge technologies, trends and techniques in the industry. 


What product launches and exciting features can we expect to see? 

There are quite simply too many to list here! Though we have a packed live demonstration zone, which is a new feature for this year. It will host some amazing brands such as AMS, Leitz Tooling, Grecon, Rubio Monocoat and more, all showcasing the latest innovations in our sector. 


Why have the exhibitors chosen Materials and Finishes Show to showcase their products? 

Materials & Finishes Show gives exhibitors an opportunity like no other. If your brand is looking to work with companies within the UK’s the woodworking sector, particularly SME’s, then this show is the perfect platform to engage with them. 



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