News 2018-09-17T19:05:52+00:00

Design Week 2019: EMU at City Life

EMU takes part in the second edition of IN-OUT Your Outdoor Experience which will occurr in the City Life District, the new Fuorisalone area dedicated to the Outdoor sector.

This year, the en-plein air event focuses in the “working spaces” theme, to underline the growing importance of the outdoor a san extension of professional workspaces. EMU will present its 2019 collections which have been designed to be used across numerous settings and to satisfy the contemporary tase in office furnishing, where the focus is on the worker’s wellbeing and hot-desking and co-working have become increasingly important.

EMU at the 58th Exhibition of Salone del Mobile

EMU presents at 2019 exhibition of Salone del Mobile its new outdoor collections, based on experimentation and technological research.
Its furniture sets are characterized by an increasingly distinctive design, capable of meeting the needs of both Residential and Contract sectors, thanks to versatility, wearability and recognizable but in continuous evolution style.
EMU, which always stands out because of its innovative, high quality and with strong identity products, introduces this year interesting materials, which give birth to matchless new furnishings.

Hall 5 Stand D10

Emu lights up your nature desire at MyPlant & Garden

Emu is the special guest for the Fourth Edition of Myplant & Garden, the exhibition entirely devoted to experts in nursery, gardening and landscaping sector. The fair took place from the 19th to the 22th of February, at Fiera di Milano, Rho-Pero.

The most representative Emu collections have been selected in order to interpret the “themed rooms” project, realized by the architects who joined this undertaking. Emu, whose hallmarks are continuous research and high quality standards, combines design, artisan know-how and innovation, giving birth to multifunctional products, suitable for all needs and projects.

Furthermore, thanks to Emu for the products used to set up the Hospitality area.

EMU at Maison&Objet

EMU presents in Paris its outdoor novelties for 2019. The brand’s new collections shown at Maison&Objet (from the 18th to the 22nd of January, Hall 6 Stand M48-O47) are characterized by a distinctive and cutting-edge trait and the ability to adjust to the needs of Residential and Contract sectors. As usual, design, innovation and high quality standards are the distinctive hallmarks which provide a strong personality to the collections.


From the 14th to the 20th of January, EMU attends the IMM exhibition in Cologne, the first international meeting for exhibitors and buyers of the design furniture market. Within the brand stand (Hall 3.2 stand E045), you will find the outdoor novelties for 2019, a skilful combination of design, innovation, manifacturing skills and high quality standards. The cooperation with worldwide renowned designers is a plus of the company.

EMU at Equip’Hotel 2018

From November the 11th to the 15th, EMU will be at Equip’Hotel, the biennial event for Ho.Re.Ca. professionals, to present the company’s many news dedicated to hospitality. The new collections provide a complete response to the multiple needs of hotellerie, restaurants and cafeterias, offering modular systems of dividers, sofas, tables and new outdoor lamps; multifunctional and innovative collections that combine functionality and emotion to provide a unique and exclusive customer experience. Extremely marked the attention, as usual, to quality and sustainability of products and processes.

Hall 3

Stand B002

EMU at the 2018 edition of Orgatec

EMU’s culture of living outdoor. To service the well-being of new professional spaces.

The furniture presented by EMU, world leader in the design and manufacture of outdoor furnishings for the community, feature innovative design and versatility. In harmony with the brand’s philosophy, the new collections offer original solutions to the increasing focus on multi-purpose requirements in work environments, in which the outdoors is considered an extension of the professional workspace. Its new ranges of furniture are suitable for use across numerous settings. User-friendly, they satisfy the contemporary taste in office furnishing, where the focus is on the worker’s wellbeing and hot-desking and co-working have become increasingly important.

The preliminary tests were conducted according to international standard protocols and the worldwide recognition of the type-approvals guarantees the furniture is reliable, long-lasting and functional. The company’s investments in researching the materials and developing innovative production processes with a low environmental impact have led the brand to achieve major certifications, such as EN 581-1, EN 581-2 and EN 581-3 for chairs and tables, FSC for the wooden components and recently, ISO-9001 for the design, manufacture and commercialisation of furnishings.

At the 2018 edition of Orgatec, EMU is presenting its new relaxation seating system Tami, by Patrick Norguet, designed to fit numerous user requirements. The base consists of a platform with an aluminium structure and slats of Bamboo WPC, an innovative, eco-friendly and completely recyclable material, designed for outdoor use. Tami has the ability to adapt to various situations, as it can be transformed from a simple sofa to a central element in a space with a simple movement of the hand. By adding arms and backrests, the chairs are ready to relax in; if all these elements are removed from the base, it turns into a comfortable, informal, multi-purpose work surface, perfect for co-working lounge areas.

The Riviera collection of steel chairs, designed by Lucidi/Pevere, features a sophisticated, minimal graphic design; a retro inspiration brought up-to-date thanks to the use of modern materials and processing techniques. The fine, spidery design allows the chairs to fit perfectly into the space and stylishly personalise meeting rooms and lounge areas.

Minimalist and with a big personality are the steel collections designed for EMU by Florent Coirier. Miky is inspired by the bistro chairs and redesigned with a modern touch, with clean, clear lines and generous shapes, whereas the brightly coloured Mom features a soft, wrap-around structure. Robust and stackable, Miky and Mom are designed to provide young, dynamic furniture, which effortlessly adapts to various uses and situations.

Displaying maximum versatility is the innovative collection of tables in the Table System, designed by the company’s Research Centre in response to the needs of the Contract sector; a wide range of round, square and rectangular tables, with folding and fixed tops, featuring different frames to blend naturally with any environment and match any of EMU’s chairs.

The collections Terramare and Cone, both by the Studio Chiaramonte/Marin, complete the exhibition area. Offering a complete range of furniture, Terramare is a collection, whose distinctive feature lies in its mix of materials. The tables and armchairs have an aluminium structure, which makes them light and easy to handle; the seat and backrest are made of eco-friendly leather, to elegantly and informally furnish meeting rooms and co-working areas. The Cone outdoor lamps are inspired by the lampshades of the 50s, brought up-to-date thanks to the use of innovative materials. Five different proposals, including three with rechargeable batteries, to give a touch of originality both indoors and outdoors, thanks also to the coloured shades, which allow the lamps to be “dressed” according to the mood of the surroundings.

EMU is partner of Homo Faber

The brand’s furniture to be showcased within the “EMU Outdoor Interlude” area Island of San Giorgio – Venice, September 14-30, 2018

EMU is among the partners of Homo Faber, the international cultural event to showcase fine contemporary craftsmanship, hosted by the Fondazione Cini at the Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice. Curator of the event will be Michelangelo Foundation together with Fondazione Cologni, Bettencourt-Schueller Foundation and Triennale of Milan; the aim of the exhibition is to explore the world of fine and rare craftsmanship and its link to the world of creativity and design. Visitors will be able to attend conferences, visit art installation and watch master artisans while working in the lab. Many internationally renown designers will participate in this creative moment, such as India Mahdavi, Michele De Lucchi, Ingo Maurer and Martin Vanders; partner brands of the event will also be Officine Panerai, Piaget, Mont Blanc, Hermès, Chanel, Maison Bonnet and Cartier, to name a few, among the protagonists of fine craftsmanship. EMU’s design collection will furnish the “EMU Outdoor Interlude” area, with the new sofa system Tami by Patrick Norguet, the elegant Riviera collection by Studio Lucidi/Pevere and the Miky chairs designed by Florent Coirier, all 2019 news presented for the first time in Milan.

EMU Limited – Volume 01 July 5th, 2018

EMU is the protagonist, with its new Mom collection by Florent Coirier, of the artistic project called EMU LIMITED, where design and art meet. A chair and armchair of the collection, presented during the last edition of the Salone del Mobile in Milan, will undergo the creative performance of two artists, Mario Consiglio and David Pompili.

The launch takes place within the ART MONSTERS – ARTICLE 3 exhibition at Palazzo della Penna, curated by Gianluca Marziani, art critic and director of Palazzo Collicola Museum – Visual Arts of Spoleto; an experimental collaboration, though not a new one for EMU, which has always had the supported art and culture.

EMU sponsor of the Spoleto Festival – 2018

EMU renews its partnership with the Spoleto Festival for the 61st edition of the artistic event, scheduled this year from June 29 to July 15. A historic partnership, that between the brand and the kermesse, which arises from shared values ​​such as love for art and beauty. EMU iconic outdoor collections are the result of a long-lasting collaboration with some of the most famous international designers, blended with a balanced mix of aesthetic research and functionality; the brand’s collections will then welcome guests and visitors of the Terrazza Robbins and Terrazza Frau, creating a refined and elegant atmosphere.