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Kentwood Office Furniture Celebrates its 40th Anniversary: Launches New Brand Identity and Corporate Website

July 15th, 2016 by Paula McCarty

Grand Rapids, Michigan – Kentwood Office Furniture, Inc., the Midwest’s leading provider of environmentally conscious new, previously owned, and thoughtfully remanufactured commercial furniture and interior solutions, is celebrating its 40 year anniversary by refreshing its corporate brand identity and launching a new mobile-first corporate website (kentwoodoffice.com) designed to support the needs of its expanding customer base.

“We have spent the last 40 years committed to bringing outstanding choice and value to our customers.  Our business has grown considerably using this success formula, supported by our corporate values, which are based upon integrity and trust.  Together they have resulted in great solutions for our customers and a wonderful place to work for our employees,” said Art Hasse, Chairman of Kentwood’s Board of Directors.

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LinkedIn: Cool Offices

March 1st, 2016 by

Wondering how to keep pace with innovative trends in office interior design? Check out how some of your favorite brands are keeping their workplaces vibrant and human-friendly. We’re excited to see how industry leaders are transforming employee culture with splashes of color and familiar touches of home. https://lnkd.in/eSG3zXJ


LinkedIn: Get The Most Out Of Your Space

February 23rd, 2016 by

While it might be nice to be able to relocate your office every few years, most of us are bound to making do with the space that we currently have. At Kentwood Office Furniture, we’ll work with you to make the most out of your existing floor plan– and here are a few additional tips to start thinking about how to get the most out of your location, based on the needs of your business and your employees. https://lnkd.in/eb5CEsZ



LinkedIn: Cool Coworking Spaces

February 18th, 2016 by

Coworking spaces allow for greater connectivity and collaboration between teams, but sometimes it’s nice to be able to enjoy privacy at your desk. We enjoyed these innovative approaches to communal workplaces–do you prefer a shared office or a room of your own? https://lnkd.in/eKqb6_N



LinkedIn: These Workstations Will Literally Make You Skinnier

February 9th, 2016 by

Workstations that promote health and well-being? Now, that’s what we like to see! Research shows that sitting behind a desk for eight hours a day could literally be killing you, but would you be willing to trade your comfortable chair for a stool, standing desk, or desk treadmill? If you’ve used one of these alternative workstations, we’d love to hear your thoughts! https://lnkd.in/e7gFwMy


LinkedIn: Laptops are Changing the Face of Office Furniture Design

February 2nd, 2016 by

According to Portland-based design firm The Good Mod, laptops, tablets, and other types of portable technology are revolutionizing the way we think about office furniture. In a collaboration with Airbnb, the firm came up with several innovative furniture designs, including conference tables with integrated power outlets and lightweight pieces that are sturdy enough to use as footrests. These designs are crafted to enable office workers to go mobile without sacrificing comfort or convenience. https://lnkd.in/e-SxUCP


LinkedIn: Putting Place Before Product in Office Design

January 26th, 2016 by

After decades of boring, barren workspaces, it’s refreshing to see architectural design return as a primary focus for office managers and planners. One invigorating trend is working in natural elements, such as wood, to give the environment a warmer, more organic feel. https://lnkd.in/enN8SDbl


LinkedIn: Employee-First Office Design

January 19th, 2016 by

If you’re planning on redesigning your workspace in the new year, why not consider the types of people who will be utilizing that space on a daily basis? Putting employees first is vital when making design decisions.  https://lnkd.in/eEPAU7vl



LinkedIn: 4 Office Space Design Trends for 2016

January 5th, 2016 by

Open areas, tech infrastructure, green building practices, and lifestyle amenities are all design trends that will make big impacts in 2016. Will these trends inspire your renovation project? https://lnkd.in/dwgTzFK


 


LinkedIn: 21 Office Organization Tips

December 29th, 2015 by

Cluttered office got you down? As the year draws to a close, it’s time to start considering resolutions for the New Year. If one of yours is to better manage your workspace, here are 21 tips from Lifehack that will help you organize your office. https://lnkd.in/difnrea