Architecture & Design

Buildings, concepts and plans


Furniture industry dips in third quarter

Executives report spike in raw material costs, decreases in tooling expenditures and new product development.

November 16, 2018
The latest report from Michael Dunlap & Associates shows furniture industry executives remain confident despite declines from the second quarter. Read More

Building products supplier acquires company

November 5, 2018
A supplier of building products in the region has acquired an out-of-state company. Read More

Forum examines future of technology, workspace design

Panelists say companies will increasingly use tools to create employee ‘experience’ and drive business results.

October 26, 2018
Speakers at a recent event said in a rapidly changing world, it will be more important to have a business strategy guiding all technology and workspace decisions. Read More

Rainfall data shape buildings

Local architecture firms adjust storm drainage systems based on years of information.

October 26, 2018
Kent County is working with the community to adjust the way it estimates precipitation frequency in the area. Read More

Furniture maker commits to 'price stability' amid tariffs

October 12, 2018
An office furniture manufacturer in the region is committing to a year of zero price increases as a way of “dealing” with import tariffs. Read More

Local PR firm rebrands as more acquisitions are made

Lambert, Edwards & Associates changes name to Lambert & Co. to distance itself from old acronym.

October 5, 2018
Lambert, Edwards & Associates has undergone a major change. Read More

Homebuilders kicking off Fall Parade of Homes

October 4, 2018
The region’s Fall Parade of Homes is underway. Read More

Creating classrooms that empower student learning

September 30, 2018
Personalized learning is making its way into today’s classroom, with many schools looking for ways to support the unique and diverse learning needs of students. Schools can support personalized learning by both designing classrooms and incorporating furniture that fuel creativity, offer flexibility and empower students to do their best learning. Read More

Furniture companies expand partnership

September 28, 2018
A local furniture maker is expanding its partnership with a Danish company. Read More

Furniture maker acquires $91M company

September 20, 2018
A local office furniture manufacturer has acquired a maker of “alternative furniture and settings.” Read More