2016 Archive

Forty million victims of modern slavery in 2016: report

Women and girls are disproportionately affected by modern slavery, 71 percent of the overall total, a study says. Global child labour remained concentrated primarily in agriculture in 2016, the report said [File: AP] Forty million people around the world, mostly women and girls, were

Ireland recycled equivalent of 15m household appliances in 2016

Irish consumers recycled 34,482 tonnes of waste electrical and electronic equipment during 2016; the equivalent of approximately 15 million household appliances or almost 10kg per person. The figures, the highest ever achieved, are confirmed in the 2016 annual report from Waste, Electrical and Electronic

Designing Kitchens, Bathrooms and Bedrooms – Summer Holidays 2016

We like to think we finally had some breathing space last week, as Leicestershire got their head start on the summer holidays and most people like to take advantage of the pre-school-holiday prices. But in reality, we have lots of customers coming in this week

Amazon Echo Dot (2016) preview: Alexa for those who use their own speakers

Amazon’s Echo Dot is now shipping and is available on Amazon.co.uk priced at £49.99. We’re busy beavering away on a full review, but until then here are our first impressions of the sister device to the Amazon Echo. It gives you access to Alexa without

Best coffee machine 2016: Buying guide and top picks

We round up 2016’s best espresso machines, including manual, Nespresso and bean-to-cup, with prices from £90 to £1,159 Coffee has been making mornings more palatable since the 15th century, and in the intervening 500 years the humble coffee bean has spawned forth a huge

Carpet Trends 2016 / 2017 – Designs & Colors

There is one major event that dictates the trends for a season 2016 – 1017 in the sphere of textile, rugs andflooring and that is the Domotex exhibition in Hanover. This leading event in the world of carpeting and rugs market is becoming more and

Present day outside fixtures 2016 with the aid of Moroso

summer time is already here. All we need is to spend our time at the balcony, courtyard, lawn or close to pool playing the solar. cutting-edge outdoor furnishings brings comfort and function in your outside spaces, to be at ease at some stage in

ADI Compasso d’Oro career Award 2016 to Carlo Bartoli

Bonaldo, a enterprise specialized inside the manufacturing of furniture and interior design gadgets, is thrilled to announce that the architect Carlo Bartoli, who has been running with the business enterprise for years, has been offered the prestigious ADI Compasso d’Oro, the maximum famend prize

Carpet tendencies 2016 / 2017 – Designs & colours

there may be one predominant event that dictates the traits for a season 2016 – 1017 in the sphere of fabric, rugs and flooring and that is the Domotex exhibition in Hanover. This main occasion in the global of carpeting and rugs marketplace is

NeoCon 2016 Product Recap: workplace fixtures

1. David Rockwell agrees that the administrative center is a stage in which the scene should change effects in step with the challenge handy—the freestanding cell factors of Unscripted, produced by means of Knoll, deliver on his advert-hoc promise with the clothier’s indispensable panache.