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Forbes Furniture

Forbes Furniture is a leading specialist provider of furniture and fittings to a wide range of sectors, including schools and colleges, health trusts, and the hospitality, hotel and leisure industries. They offer customers freestanding and fitted interior furniture solutions tailored to their individual needs.

Their portfolio includes a broad range of chairs, laboratory stools, classroom desks, reception seating, polypropylene chairs, event furniture, counters and bars, canteen furniture as well as a comprehensive selection of office furniture.

Forbes offers over 50 years’ experience in designing and manufacturing high quality furniture earning a firm reputation for professionalism, quality and reliability. In 2015, its founder and MD, Patsy Forbes, was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Mid Ulster Business Awards. The young entrepreuneur set up his own furniture business at the age of just 21. He began making house furniture in Ardboe in 1965 and selling it through a shared showroom in Portadown. Since then he has built Forbes Furniture Group into the leading contracts and home furnishings company that it is today.  

Fundamental to their ethos throughout this six decade history has been a responsible attitude to customer needs. Knowledge that the best furniture combines functionality, comfort and aesthetic appeal combined with an ability to respond flexibly to changing customer needs has been the basis of an enduring positive track record.