TUBOD | The Philippines’ Ultimate Domestic Furniture Trade Show

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CFIF introduces its newest show “TUBOD” The Ultimate Furniture and Furnishings Show for the Domestic Market

The Cebu Furniture Industries Foundation, Inc. (CFIF) is pleased to announce its newest marketing platform specifically created for the domestic furniture and furnishings market. Aptly called “TUBOD” (or in English “Source”), the word is used as a noun to refer to spring and water fountain. TUBOD as an event takes on this objective: to set an industry in motion to serve a dynamic and booming domestic furniture and furnishings market. It shall be the source and the wellspring of the flow of ideas, talents and resources between and among designers, contractors, manufacturers and other players of the interior design and construction industry with the furniture and furnishing manufacturing industry in Cebu. . This show would be the first and only furniture trade show in the country that is made “by designers for designers” and by trade for trade specifically designed for the domestic market.TUBOD, will be held in conjunction with the Visayas PhilConstruct Show which is slated to be held on June 6-8, 2013 at the Cebu City Waterfront Hotel. Dubbed as a “show within a show”, TUBOD is seen to tap into the vast potential of the domestic furniture and furnishings market, valued at US$647 million.

About forty (40) furniture and furnishings manufacturers are expected to participate in this first time event. Backed by a combined 400 years of manufacturing and exporting experience, the participating furniture and furnishings manufacturers will open their doors , most of them for the first time, to serving the needs of the domestic market trade. TUBOD will be the venue where designers and builders converge to source export quality furniture, furnishings, and other fit-out products for the domestic market.

The show will be on June 6-8, 2013 at the Atlantic Hall, 2nd Floor of Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino, together with the Visayas PhilConstruct Show, in time for the Cebu Business Month by the Cebu Chamber of Commerce.