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We are pleased to announce that the recently introduced tCentric Hybrid with Airless Cushion Technology complies with the State of California Technical Bulletin (CAL 133) full-scale fire testing without requiring the application of additional fire barriers.* This means no upcharges and just 10 business days to obtain CAL 133 compliant, ergonomic seating. CAL 133 is […]

The annual US market for office furniture is currently about ten billion dollars in size. Approximately 11% of that, or $1.1. billion, is comprised of desks and tables. The industry has gradually yielded market share to low-cost, Chinese imports. How does the upCentric differentiate itself from overseas imports? ANSI/BIFMA ANSI/BIFMA X5.5 – 2014 Desk Products […]

We are pleased to announce the availability of the Controlled Motion™ mechanism. The minimalist, symmetrical design enhances the aesthetic appearance of the Controlled Motion mechanism. It is ideally recommended when customers want seating solutions with fewer paddles. Features include: Synchro 2:1 ratio The left handle activates the seat depth and tilt lock Right handle controls […]

  We are pleased to launch a NEW, 12 Year, 3 Shift, Labor Included warranty for the tCentric Hybrid. This new warranty sends a solid message to consumers that ergoCentric stands behind the tCentric Hybrid and demonstrates that we are more competitive than ever before in the high-performance task seating market. Coinciding with the launch […]

Some uncomfortable truths about sitting down at work by Mark Eltringham  This article originally appeared on workplaceinsight.net Publication date: Friday, April 28, 2017 The problem with the modish idea of fake news is that we’re not very good at spotting it. As with our driving, each of us possesses an unwarranted faith in our own […]

Infection control downplayed in surface selection. By Keith Sopha This article originally appeared in the “Facility Cleaning & Maintenance” section of REMINetwork.com. Publication date: Thursday, April 27, 2017 Housekeeping staff continue to face many challenges with cleaning and disinfecting healthcare facilities because many environmental surfaces that are purchased don’t meet best practice recommendations under the Provincial […]

According to a report by PWC, Millennials (individuals born between 1980 and 2000) want to work in the manner that suits them best. Their extensive use of technology means the lines between work and home have become increasingly blurred, although many would prefer to work in an office than alone. It is important for employers […]

Bedbugs are on the rise in Canada, creeping into high-quality hotels and hospitals. By Keith Sopha This article originally appeared in the  “Facility Cleaning & Maintenance” section of REMINetwork.com. Publication date: November 23, 2016 Bedbugs are becoming a huge concern in North America, spreading throughout hotels, stores, offices, apartment buildings, on transit (buses and subways) […]

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