February 2008

10 Questions with Bill Black

Most everyone in business here in Atlantic Canada either knows, or has at least heard of, Bill Black. His time at the helm of Maritime Life brought considerable expansion and record profits to the business as it doubled in size to employ over 1,100 people. That’s a lot of office space. I caught up with… Read More

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A quick guide to selecting an office chair

Few office furniture decisions are as personal as your chair. When people visit our showroom, they can get excited about a lot of different things – but it is seating that seems to inspire the strongest thumbs-up/thumbs-down reactions. With that in mind, I offer this simple guide to selecting an office chair – whether you’re… Read More

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Office furniture meets workplace wellness

Last week, the Globe and Mail ran a piece featuring the new Steelcase Walkstation. Before I go too much further I should tell you that Office Interiors has long been a Haworth dealer, one of Steelcase’s main competitors. Overall, I think this is an interesting product. Is it likely to gain widespread adoption? Probably not.… Read More

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