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The Benefits of Reusing and Donating Office Furniture

Reuse culture is good for the workplace An office refurbishment can be seen as the key to bringing an old and plain workspace back to life. It is an opportunity to represent branding and design. Conscious employees want to evolve from the 'out with the old and in with the new' mentality. Procurement departments are learning that a reuse culture leads to cost savings, meaning money can be put into other areas, such as staff activities or facilities. Embedding a...

How to Clean Fabric, Leather and Mesh Office Chairs

Most office workers spend their working week at the same desk and chair. Many of us regularly tidy and clean our desks, the same can be said for our office chairs. Eating and drinking every day at their desks accidents and spillages are bound to ocour. How do you keep your office chair free from odour and stains? Office chairs come in a variety of styles and materials, each of which need to be treated differently to avoid causing damage...

Tips for Marketing your Office Furniture Business

Why Having a Furniture Marketing Strategy Matters The furniture marketing is evolving as demographics shift and consumers buying habits change. No furniture seller can afford to have a poor marketing strategy. Having great products and stellar service isn't enough to compete. You need to be top of mind at the right time and provide a buying experience that compels shoppers to complete the sale. Having a comprehensive strategy for your furniture business will help you determine who your ideal customers...

Evolution of Office Chairs

To track to the evolution of the office chair is to also take a glimpse at how our lives have changed over the centuries. As our society became less agrarian and started the climb towards the Industrial Revolution, businesses had to rethink the work environment and develop new tools to aid employees. The office chair was created in order to solve the fundamental problem of accommodating employees working long hours in an office. Today, the modern office worker spends...

Humanscale Liberty Chair

We are proud to introduce you to the Humanscale Liberty Chair. This task office chair is like no other mesh chair you have seen or experienced. The back of the seat is made up of three panels of mesh that fit every contour of your body in a way that a single mesh chair just can’t achieve. Just as a tailor uses multiple pieces of material to form the perfect suit, Humanscale have combined multiple pieces of material to support...

Monitor Arms – Everything you need to know

A person’s desk setup has a significant impact on their performance, whether it's for work or for leisure activities like video games. With poor desk ergonomics, one quickly develops muscle strain that can lead to serious long-term pain and complications. One of the best ways to create a comfortable desk setup is by using a monitor arm. There are several kinds of monitor arms, each with uses and benefits. Below is a comprehensive guide on what one should know...

Working from home 2021

With working from home being the norm, interiors trends have evolved around our lives in a similar way. This is how lockdown has changed people’s view of their homes (and what they want them to look like this year. Now that December has rolled around, it’s natural to want to take a second to look back and reflect on the year that’s passed. 2020, though, has not necessarily been the easiest one to digest. A lot has had to change this...

Office trends of 2020

Every year new research emerges around the built environment, providing valuable insight into how office design trends can impact employee wellbeing, productivity, talent retention and so much more. With this years events throwing most predictions up in the air, we reconsidered 2020's biggest office design trends, factoring in the influence of covid - 19. Hands free technology Office design needs to accommodate a company’s infrastructure. Think: beacon technology and wireless systems for presentations or video conferencing in shared work environments....

The Importance of an Organised Office

Life in the workplace is hectic – we are constantly juggling priorities, deadlines, targets, budgets, partnerships, staff, emails and documents. In order to continue growing and constantly do better in the office, we tend to concentrate on activities that are revenue generating and provide personal reward such as sales, marketing, networking and social media, often neglecting the importance of an uncluttered space and the direct impact it has on our performance and ability to concentrate and be more efficient. A...

COVID – 19 Impact on the furniture industry

How the Furniture Industry has impacted from Covid - 19 Producers like Herman Miller and Steelcase, focus on selling through their own dealers to companies that bought ergonomic chairs and desks that employ teams of designers and technicians to deliver and install them. None of them were prepared for a flood of orders for single adjustable desks for stay at home workers that are trying to figure out how to conduct Zoom meetings from space bedrooms. The post-COVID consumer has a...