$10,000,000 investment makes Haldane a household name again

Haldanes are the kind of furniture that make the big bucks, especially in the city of Melbourne.

And they are still going strong.

The company, founded in 1891, is Australia’s oldest furniture maker and its mainstay is its folding tables.

The table-top furniture industry has been a tough one over the last 20 years, as cheap and easy-to-use designs like Ikea’s foldable sofa, Ikea Free View in iTunes