Meeting between IKEA and member firms of BBCWFI

On April 27, 2018, at the Inter Expo Center, the first meeting between the Business Development Manager for Bulgaria of IKEA and member companies of BBCWFI took place during the "World of Furniture" and "Technomel" exhibitions.


The aim of the meeting was to establish business contacts with the companies in the furniture industry, who are looking for partnership and supply of products in the IKEA store chain.

In the bilateral talks organized by the Chamber, 15 companies took part.


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The National Discussion Forum "Design meets the Interior"

The Organized Debate between producers and designers from magazine Ideal Home, BBCWFI and Inter Expo Center took place on April 25, 2018, during the exhibition "The World of Furniture".



Former guests of the forum took part the Deputy Minister of Economy Lachezar Borisov, the chief architect of Sofia Zdravko Zdravkov, as well as representatives of the business - furniture producers, architectural and design studios, financial and insurance companies, media.




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Fifth Sequence of the Buyer Program / Hosted buyers program /

Within the framework of the fifth edition of the Hosted buyers program, organized by BBCWFI and IEC, more than 10 companies from Armenia, Great Britain, Greece, Israel, Spain, Macedonia, the Netherlands and others visited the exhibitions.

The Hosted buyers program aims to visit foreign exhibitions and get acquainted with the possibilities of the native furniture industry, creating new contacts and long-term partnerships with the Bulgarian manufacturers.



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News - EFIC 2020 Strategy - BBCWFI becomes EFIC Member.

The Bulgarian Branch Chamber of Woodworking and Furniture Industries becomes Member of EFIC.

EFIC Board Members welcomed BBCWFI's application for membership during the Board Meeting that took place in Vienna in March 2018. 



Mr. Wiesner underlined the key role that one and united Confederation may play for improving and defending the furniture sector at the European level. 
It seems that EFIC is on the right path. 


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Business delegation for business forum in Nis, Republic of Serbia

The BSMEPA informs that from 18 to 19 March 2018 the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria Mr. Tomislav Donchev will make a working visit to Nis, Republic of Serbia at the invitation of his colleague Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Construction, Infrastructure of the Republic of Serbia, Ms Zorana Mihajlovic. A two-way business forum with bilateral meetings in Nis on March 19, 2018 was agreed between the two senior officials.



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Obligations of data controllers under the new General Data Protection Regulation


This Privacy Statement contains information on the following issues:




  • When will the new General Data Protection Regulation begin to apply?

  • Will the new Regulation on personal data controllers processing data outside the European Union apply?

  • What is the "Joint Administrators" figure?

  • What are the obligations for data controllers and processors with respect to the new General Data Protection Regulation?

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BCWFI was accepted at the European Furniture Industries Confederation (EFIC)


At a meeting of the board of directors, on March 9, 2018, in Vienna, Austria, the BCWFI was formally adopted by the European Furniture Industries Confederation (EFIC) as a regular member of the organization.



EFIC is a member of almost all branch organizations of European countries with developed furniture industry: Austria, Belgium, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Italy, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Turkey, Sweden and the Associated Member - ICEA, Sweden.


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Marine group services for import and export of Unimasters

Unimasters is pleased to offer reliable global maritime consolidation solutions for your import shipments via Thessaloniki, Piraeus, Varna and Northern Europe, depending on your specific preferences.

- Direct weekly consolidation services from Shanghai to Bulgaria;

- Direct weekly consolidation services from Ningbo to Bulgaria;

- Direct weekly consolidation services from Shenzhen to Bulgaria;

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4 Key Benefits of Deploying ERP in Furniture Manufacturing


Business management systems (ERP and CRM) are certainly a major tool for helping medium and large enterprises adapt quicker in the current turbulent environment.



Deploying an integrated software solution not only optimizes the expenses, increases the profit and helps businesses plan effectively, but it provides a wide-angle view of the processes within the company as well.



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