Wednesday, July 31, 2019

15 Creative Office Layout Ideas That Gets People Super Excited

New ideas for your office layout do not have to be time consuming or expensive! Whether you’re moving to a new space or trying to improve an existing one, you can refresh your office by following a few simple tips and tricks. Continue reading at snacknation.com

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

15 Herman Miller Projects That Have Changed Our Way of Living

In the pages of Phaidon’s “Herman Miller: A Way of Living,” we find the evolution of the legendary furniture company—and its forward-thinking designs that have helped shape how we live and work.

Monday, July 29, 2019

Herman Miller Cosm Chair Takes Home Red Dot's Best of the Best Product Design Award



On July 8, 2019, Cosm received the prestigious Red Dot Best of the Best Product Design Award—the competition’s top distinction in the “Office Chairs” category—for its innovation, functionality, formal quality, ergonomics, durability, symbolic and emotional content, product periphery, self-explanatory quality, and ecological compatibility. These criteria are used throughout the Red Dot’s search for “good design and innovation.”

Prior to the announcement from Red Dot, many industry organizations recognized Cosm for its revolutionary design with awards and certifications including:
  • #MetropolisLikes Award – NeoCon 2018
  • Best of NeoCon Gold – NeoCon 2018
  • Interior Design HiP Award – NeoCon 2018
  • Cradle2Cradle Silver Certification – 2018
  • Fast Company Innovation by Design Award – Fast Co Innovation by Design 2018
  • Dezeen Workplace Design Award Shortlist – 2018
  • Orgatec Innovation Award – Orgatec 2018
  • New York DRIVENxDESIGN Gold Award – 2018
To learn more about Cosm, visit: www.hermanmiller.com/cosm
Source: OfficeInsight

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Walmart’s new headquarters ditches cubicles for running trails

Walmart is investing in a brand-new campus, which the retail giant publicly announced today. The complex of buildings, set across 350 acres of native-seeded greenery in Bentonville, will create a new hub for 10,000 people on Walmart’s central office team.

Based on the early details, Walmart’s campus looks something like Nike’s, which opened in 1990 in Beaverton, Oregon, and features buildings dotted around a network of running trails. Likewise, the focus of Walmart’s new headquarters will be the vast green space outside its walls, intended to pull people outside, featuring hiking and biking trails that integrate directly into those within the area. “It’s meant to be open and invite the community and our neighbors to use the campus,” says Hatfield. READ ARTICLE