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furniture | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings

The LessThanFive Customizer tool enables furniture buyers to virtually view the LessThanFive chair with their choice of imagery applied.

Customize Coalesse Chairs With New Web Tool

Customize Coalesse Chairs With New Web Tool

The LessThanFive Customizer tool enables furniture buyers to virtually view the LessThanFive chair with their choice of imagery applied.

Pivot, Hive, And ThinkTank From IdeaPaint

Custom-designed Pivot, Hive, and ThinkTank mobile surfaces inspire limitless options for collaboration anywhere, anytime.


CARVART Contract’s glassTOPS reinvent and reinvigorate contract furnishings, projecting a sleek reflective aesthetic that upgrades new or updates old desks, credenzas, tables, and counters.

Facility Executive | May/June 2015 Issue

The use of technology can help facility managers address a number of issues in the workplace, including everything from life safety to vibration control. Read this issue to find out more.

Furniture Trends: The Open Office Puzzle

The communal layout is a staple in many facility planners’ playbooks, but is it right for all scenarios?

Focus On: Furniture

Several recent furniture product releases are featured in this latest post.

Focus On: Furniture

In this web exclusive product focus, the editors present several of the latest introductions to the market.

Furniture Trends: Setting The Stage

Creating a workplace fit for today and the future requires insight from facility managers.

Be Original Americas Launched March 14, 2014

Grassroots organization was founded by top design companies to protect consumers against counterfeits.

2013 Trends Recap

A look at the topics covered over the past year provides a peek into what will be top of mind in 2014.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Turning Lemons Into Lemonade

This post was submitted by TFM FM Frequency Charles Carpenter, a facility management professional who is often asked to test his powers of creative thinking.

BIFMA level™ Sustainability Standard Wins 2011 ASID Innovation Award

Certification allows a manufacturer to ensure greater sustainability for their products and throughout their entire supply chain.

Furniture Trends: Green Certifications Get More Comprehensive

Changes are on the horizon for third-party green product certification initiatives.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Never Go To Bed Hungry

Food can be everywhere with culinary inspired furnishings.

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Time For An Ergonomic Touch-Up

This Web Exclusive is a recap of results from a recent office ergonomics survey conducted by Staples Advantage. The pain in your neck at work...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Herman Miller eCommerce Store

Facility managers can browse and purchase furnishings directly through this website.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Saved By The Filing Cabinet

A study recently released by the New York Police Department revealed the following advice: when faced with a workplace violence incident involving a shooter, head for the nearest filing cabinet and hide...OR start flinging office equipment and supplies.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Pura Finish On Kimball Office Products

Nearly all the company's wood furniture product lines now feature its water based finish, which contributes to healthy IAQ.

HON Products level Certified

More than 60 products in five categories have received level™ certification, a multi-attribute, sustainability standard and third-party certification program for the furniture industry.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Furniture In Bloom

It's a table! No, it's a display case! It's a science project! No, it's all of the above (and so much more)!

Largest Contract Furnishings Event Kicks Off Next Week

NeoCon will offer its most comprehensive conference schedule to date, with 150 CEU-accredited seminars, industry association forums, and keynote presentations for architects, designers, and facility managers.

KI Funds Learning Studio On Education Spaces

Students in the School of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will participate in design exercises focused on creating and furnishing optimal learning environments.

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Rethinking Off-The-Shelf Console Design

For mission-critical facilities, the selection of command and control consoles is crucial.

IRN Sends Relief Supplies To Haiti

On February 2, the Institution Recycling Network (IRN) shipped a 15,000 pound load of relief supplies, including 120 mattresses from Brown University, medical supplies from New England Baptist Hospital, and more than 2,500 liters of bottled water from Max's Blues Café in Brockton, MA.

Contest Offers Non-Profits An Office Makeover

Gunlocke, designer and manufacturer of high end casegoods conferencing, seating and lounge furniture, will award one commendable non-profit organization through its first "Office Needs for Good Deeds"..

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Furniture Purchase-Leaseback Program

A new program from CORT, a national furniture rental provider, can increase an organization's access to cash.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Focus Fixed Lecture Seating

The updated Focus Fixed Lecture Swing-Away Solutions from American Seating include modular power and data capabilities.

Friday Funny: Racial Harmony For Fun And Profit

Long before Obama proposed a Happy Hour Diversity Summit, a local furniture store in High Point, NC area embraced the concept as a way to drum up business during the down economy.

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Italian Design?

Italy is known for its distinct sense of design. Furniture manufacturer Tagliabue, founded in 1879, has introduced it Emmemobili collection, which is an excellent example of this unusual design sensibility.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: HBF Textiles For Allsteel

This is the first partnership for HBF Textiles with any furniture manufacturer.

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