Items Tagged with 'NeoCon'


VR takes space planning to the next level

Prospective buyers will be able to ‘tour’ locations with furniture already in place.

June 24, 2016
Thanks to quickly evolving virtual reality technology, or VR, furniture manufacturers now can let clients move through a future office space outfitted in their products. Read More

Haworth discusses design of award-winning chair at NeoCon

June 15, 2016
Haworth’s award-winning Fern chair was four years in the making and required a blended digital and analog process to develop. Read More

Office lighting maker rolls out re-branding at NeoCon

June 14, 2016
A maker of lighting products for the office environment is rolling out its re-branded identity at NeoCon — as part of its “sharpened focus” on task lighting and shift toward design-centric products. Read More

Furniture industry not sitting still

Manufacturing reductions, tech, crossover products drive sector: analyst.

June 10, 2016
Furniture makers from across the country are in Chicago this week to show off their newest products for the workplace, classroom, health care and other commercial environments. Read More

Furniture industry needs a breakthrough product

Analyst expects that innovation to arrive shortly, maybe even at this year’s NeoCon.

June 3, 2016
Mike Dunlap is hopeful. Read More

Living office settings

Herman Miller will set up 10 diverse office spaces at this year’s NeoCon.

June 5, 2015
Herman Miller knows every company is different in terms of its workspace environment and needs, which is why the company will be showing off 10 “purposefully diverse” living office spaces at NeoCon this year, along with several new products that capture the unique needs of its multitude of clients, most of them focused on collaboration and choice. Read More

RT London making its NeoCon debut

June 5, 2015
Grand Rapids furniture maker RT London will exhibit at NeoCon for the first time this year, with hopes of attracting greater attention from architects and designers to its products. Read More

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