König + Neurath takes prizes in two categories at the German Design Award

Trim, winner of a German Design Award

The Trim chair, designed by Alegre Design for Actiu, won a German Design Award in…

German Design Award 2020 goes to Balma STEPPS shelving units

Polish office furniture manufacturer Balma wins a German Design Award for their Balma Stepps modular…

AIS Launches Day-to-Day PowerBeam

AIS, a leading manufacturer of commercial office furniture and seating, has launched Day-to-Day® PowerBeam – an ultra-efficient, super-simplified, beam-based system delivering power and data through a slim, agile beam. Designed to maximize floorplate flexibility and density in open environments, the value-based,…

Sustainable Chair Made from Recycled Plastic – Viper by Holmris B8

VIPER is HOLMRIS B8’s first sustainable chair made from recycled plastic with traceability back to its original source. VIPER is unique in that both the shell and the tilting mechanism under the seat are made of recycled plastic. Plastic –…

Martela and INTO Concept start cooperation

Martela expands its partner network by making a dealership agreement with INTO Concept on Oct, 29th. INTO the Nordic Silence concept provides both broader working environment development as well as single solutions. INTO Concept was awarded the second best Finnish…

Bisley purchases the ‘Goodwill’ of Triumph Furniture

Triumph Furniture Limited went into administration on 8th October, with the unfortunate news that 239 employees were being made redundant. Bisley would like to announce that they have reached an agreement with the Administrators and have acquired a number of…

Bisley and Boss announce their new partnership

Bisley and Boss are delighted to announce their new agreement; Bisley has the distribution rights for all Boss products in France. Together, Bisley and Boss will be able to showcase British manufacturing excellence and provide a full and versatile range…

Herman Miller Acquires Remaining Shares of naughtone

Herman Miller, Inc. , the global designer and furniture manufacturer, announced today it has acquired the remaining shares of contemporary British furniture designer naughtone for approximately $46.1 million (€ 41.3 million, OR). Solidifying its ownership of naughtone directly aligns with…

With Level Lift, Bene presents its latest height-adjustable desk line

With its latest product family called LEVEL LIFT, Bene is adding to its comprehensive workstation portfolio, reinforcing its strong position as a pioneer in the industry. The new height-adjustable desks are easy to adjust and allow ergonomic and healthy working…

Gabriel opens showroom in Milan

“By establishing the showroom in one of the most important European fashion and design capitals, Gabriel further strengthens its position as the European market leader in the textile furnishing sector.” the company says. Gabriel continues: “The showroom will become a…

Carl-Christoph Held leaves König + Neurath AG

With effect from the end of October 2019, Carl-Christoph Held will cease his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors at König + Neurath AG and leave the company of his own volition. The Chairman of the Board of…

Herman Miller Agrees to Acquire Majority Interest in HAY A/S

Herman Miller, Inc. , the global designer and furniture manufacturer, announced today it signed an agreement to acquire an additional 34% equity interest in HAY A/S (“HAY”) for approximately $78 million. This transaction follows a similar transaction in 2018 in…