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3 tech trends you missed at NeoCon 2014

June 25, 2014
North America’s largest design exposition and conference for commercial interiors isn’t all about chairs, tables and textiles. While these are essential in the creation of beautiful and practical workspaces, the technology landscape of the office shouldn’t be forgotten. Read More

Furniture makers win Best of NeoCon awards

June 13, 2014
West Michigan office furniture makers brought home several Best of NeoCon awards from Chicago this week for the industry’s best new products. Read More

Furniture manufacturers bring offices to life at NeoCon

Environments will include privacy levels and common spaces modeled after residences, coffee shops.

June 6, 2014
West Michigan furniture manufacturers are headed to Chicago this week for The National Exposition of Contract Furnishings, better known as NeoCon, the industry’s biggest design exposition and commercial interiors tradeshow in North America, which is being held at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart June 9-11. Read More

Steelcase looks to introverts for latest designs

June 6, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) In her 2012 TEDx talk, Susan Cain, author of “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking,” noted how today’s offices and classrooms have been designed for extroverts, with a focus on stimulation, leaving introverts at a disadvantage. Read More

Why the furniture industry is still important to West Michigan

July 26, 2013
Although NeoCon 2013 is over, the really difficult work is just beginning. Read More

West Michigan office furniture industry wins at NeoCon 2013

June 12, 2013
West Michigan’s best-known names in office furniture manufacturing have done well at NeoCon this week, with Steelcase, the largest company, taking the most awards. Read More

West Michigan’s furniture makers offer reason to celebrate economic impact

June 7, 2013
It’s show time for West Michigan’s Big 3 and more than 20 of its smaller area brethren. Read More

NeoCon buzz: accommodating digital technology

West Michigan office furniture makers are talking about electronics this week.

June 7, 2013
New office chairs and electronic communications technology is behind much of the buzz at NeoCon this year, ranging from an office chair designed for personal mobile device users to built-in electronics in tables and wall panels. Read More