January 30, 2018

OFS First Office Boost Ottoman

In today’s world, it’s important to have an office space that functions according to your business’s needs and enhances the performance of those who work within its walls. This is why the design of your office is so important and why trends are constantly changing and adapting to the demands of businesses. It directly impacts our ability to work and be at our most productive, attentive, and creative every day that we step foot in our workplace. Office furniture trends to look for in 2018 include cozy lounge areas, collaborative spaces, colorful accents and a focus on wellness.

Hints of Comfort from Home

Global River Series

With wireless technology, it is not possible to move around during the workday and for employees to work in more comfortable spaces. Having a dedicated lounge area allows for a casual meeting environment and makes work more enjoyable.

Flexible Layouts

AIS Aloft Workstations

Flexibility is a growing trend as traditional office spaces, planned in advance with permanent layouts, are giving way to the needs of an ever-changing work landscape. Many new products are designed to be mixed, stacked and moved around, offering options for a dynamic and collaborative workplace.

Standing Workspaces

ergoCentric height adjustable bases

Standing at your during the workday is becoming increasingly popular due to the health benefits. Studies have shown that standing at your desk increases productivity and minimizes health risks like diabetes, obesity, heart disease and back pain.

Bright and Colorful

ergoCentric airCentric

Adding color to an office changes the mood of a space and makes it more inviting. In addition, companies are able to use their logo colors to tie the brand image into their office space. The 2018 Pantone Color of the Year is Ultra Violet, so keep an eye out for extra pops of purple in Huskies territory.