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holidays | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings

Black Friday is past, but the holiday shopping is in full swing — raising safety concerns for retail facility managers.

Escalator Safety During The Holiday Shopping Season

Escalator Safety During The Holiday Shopping Season

Black Friday is past, but the holiday shopping is in full swing — raising safety concerns for retail facility managers.

Friday Funny: Let’s Talk Turkey

Nearly eight in ten (79%) U.S. adults agree having a fridge full of leftovers is the best thing about hosting Thanksgiving.

Friday Funny: What Did YOU Get From The Office For The Holidays?

Find out some of the most unusual holiday gifts exchanged at the workplace.

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Planning Holiday Décor

Once the timeline and budget have been worked out, it is time to think about the theme.

Sources Of Energy In The U.S., Since 1776

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) looks at how energy consumption, by fuel source, has changed since the nation's first Independence Day.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Can A New Office Chair Help Melt Away The Winter Blahs?

Some workplace experts suggest escaping the office winter blues with bright colors: cheerful shades can help workers beat seasonal doldrums.

Made In The USA Awards

On this 4th of July, read about a group of companies recognized for their products made in the United States.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Extra Day, Extra Clean

Take time out of this day to straighten up and de-clutter your workspace.

Ringing In 2012 In Times Square

New Year’s 2012 marks the 12th consecutive year Philips Lighting is official Lighting Partner to the Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball.

Tips on Making the Holiday Season More Sustainable

"There are lots of ways to make this a more sustainable holiday season," says Stephen Ashkin, president of The Ashkin Group. "And just remember, every sustainable gift we give is also a gift honoring our planet."

Season Of Giving

As 2009 came to a close, employees at Indiana Furniture marked the new year with the collection of nearly 1,000 pieces of items for a local food bank.

Friday Funny: The Good, The Bad, And The Lazy

Here's a collection of interesting holiday decorating ideas from around the world.

Holiday Construction

The Chicago Theatre was recreated by a team from VOA Associates Inc. for the annual “Gingerbuild” competition held at the Allsteel/Gunlocke Chicago Resource Center.

An LED New Year's Eve

Philips Electronics has participated in lighting the Times Square Ball for 10 years, with a conversion of the numerals (2-0-1-0) to LED technology this year.

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