blog

Furniture trends for 2018/19

  • Posted on: 16 November 2018
  • By: ben
Author: 
Rachel Woodger
Category: 
industry news

The theme of Orgatec this year was 'culture@work' and although a few weeks have passed since the show we thought that we would share a few products and trends that stood out for us.

Camira Fabrics: British, award-winning and sustainable

  • Posted on: 1 November 2018
  • By: ben
Author: 
Rachel Woodger
Category: 
suppliers

Last week was Orgatec 2018 and we had a flying visit to check out the latest trends in the industry. One stand that stood out for us was Camira Fabric’s. Their concept was to capture the world of weaving in a striking installation using gigantic interlacing fabrics in contrasting colours and textures. We have worked with Camira for decades, a unique British manufacturer that weave fabrics for commercial places and spaces.

...Read more

Green Furniture Concept: Thought-provoking Public Seating

  • Posted on: 22 October 2018
  • By: ben
Author: 
Rachel Woodger
Category: 
suppliers

Green Furniture Concept is a global design brand that builds seamless interior experiences for public indoor areas. They describe themselves as the intersection between exceptional furniture design, first-class layout services and environmental sustainability. This produces unique, stylish yet functional seating that engages the public to interact with the space. Fundamentality their concept is human-centric with good user experience at heart of everything they do. 

...Read more

5 tips on how to create a happier office environment

  • Posted on: 10 October 2018
  • By: ben
Author: 
Rachel Woodger
Category: 
industry news

When it comes to the design of an office it’s is not about just giving employees a desk and a chair. It is widely accepted that the physical environment in workplaces influences the wellbeing and productivity of office staff. There are numerous factors to think about in office design in order to get the best out of employees. 

Working Environments Furniture have a few suggestions to make for a more productive working environment. 

  1. Pay attention to colours
  2. ...Read more

Meeting pods for Pure

  • Posted on: 29 August 2018
  • By: harvey
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
recent projects

WE worked with Pure in helping them find some suitable meeting pods for their open plan office. After looking at the options they selected the Meeting pod from The Meeting Pod Company with standard dark grey foam on the upper interior and grey on the seats. The standard white exterior was used.

The meeting pods were...Read more

Outdoor (or indoor!) meeting pods

  • Posted on: 29 January 2018
  • By: harvey
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
industry news

With companies constantly looking to maximise the use of their Real Estate one area that is often ignored is the outdoor space. With meeting rooms, video conference suites and even classrooms in high demand, but with available space at a minimum, one solution is to use a modular meeting pod system that can be used outdoors.

...Read more

Spark 44 Birmingham office space

  • Posted on: 5 December 2017
  • By: harvey
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
recent projects

WE had a request for a particularly fast track project, and we were happy to help! The requirement was for 100 no. desks, chairs and pedestals that were needed in a very short time frame, including delivery and installation to Birmingham. The products also needed to be similar in style to their existing office, but we had to keep a very close eye on the budget.

...Read more

Knoll

  • Posted on: 23 November 2017
  • By: harvey
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
suppliers

This year Working Environments Furniture has started working With Knoll, the manufacturer with some truly iconic products. Their portfolio includes designers such as Florence Knoll, Harry Bertoia, Barber Osgerby, Ludwig Mies van Der Rohe and Eero Saarinen to name but a few.

...Read more

A nice bit of British design!

  • Posted on: 25 September 2017
  • By: harvey
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
industry news

Seed pods for outdoors

Seed pods have been developed by Safe Innovations Ltd, originally to create private space in public service environments where there's often tension between the need for privacy, pressure on space and limited budgets. The pods provide private spaces where professionals and patients meet for mindfulness, counselling, health screening and other purposes....Read more

Meeting Bays

  • Posted on: 2 December 2016
  • By: harvey
Author: 
Harvey Banner
Category: 
industry news

As a continuation on our series for meeting spaces WE are looking at the ranges and options for meeting bays that are proving popular at the moment. For definition purposes meeting bays are separate areas for meeting spaces that have at least two "walls" of some description but are not completely enclosed spaces (such as with meeting pods).

...Read more

Pages