Office Furniture Makers Launch New Lines As Business Improves.
The author of this article offers up an overview of new office furniture products at the June Neo-Con trade show in Chicago. Among the more interesting offerings:
- Herman Miller’s “My Studio” cubicle system that employs privacy walls and screens that envelop clusters of desks.
- Steelcase Inc.’s “Siento” high-end executive chair that borrows technology from its successful Leap chair and its new “Move” chair, a multipurpose stacking chair that uses seat flexors located under cushions to make the chair more comfortable.
- Haworth Inc.’s third generation of architecture and furniture for its Compose cubicles.
Source: Rob Kirkbride, The Grand Rapids Press; May 20, 2006