Due to the fierce economic competition and the escalating innovative expectations, the cooperation provided by a cluster is becoming more and more important.
Cluster: group, pile, conglomeration. In other words: association, unity, collaboration, cooperation.
The mission of FALCO Szombathely Furniture Cluster is to cooperate as a network between wood and furniture manufacturing companies, research institutes, professional organizations and trade organizations, to support the innovation capability of the wood industry and furniture industry and to provide the highest level of supplier responsibility.
Bearing in mind the companies' social responsibility, it supports the members in contributing to sustainable economic development. This will achieve business success that respects ethical values, legal conditions, and the needs of all stakeholders in the company's operation. The cluster aims to answer the challenges of the economy and society. Its activities include the development and complexation of the furniture industry's raw materials, finished products, services, and the enforcement of synergy effects among the companies joining the cluster. It intends to improve the innovation ability of furniture companies and to facilitate the exchange of experiences and the implementation of joint projects. The cluster supports the joint marketing activities of members and the development and operation of an informative system between them. By introducing new foreign markets, it also develops companies and reveal new possible relationships.