CHICAGO – OFS, a leading contract furniture manufacturer, shows how the connection between emerging technology and furnishings will shape the workplace of the future at NeoCon 2011. Held June 13 -15 at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart, NeoCon, the National Exposition of Contract Furnishings, is North America’s largest exhibition of contract furnishings for the design and management of the built environment.

“OFS is committed to bringing intelligent products to the contract interiors market, and our NeoCon offerings reveal the critical role that furniture manufacturers play in shaping a workplace where we are collaborating in new ways and technology is pushing us towards dematerialization,” said Doug Shapiro, brand director for OFS.

Using its NeoCon product introductions, OFS plans to showcase a new wireless technology that does not require a pad and actually transmits power signals through the air. OFS is also demonstrating a collaboration technology that does not require a puck, is completely untethered and allows for immediate high definition wireless video transmission to any new flat screen TV.

OFS Products Featured at NeoCon

ELEVEN designed by Daniel Korb
Named “Eleven” after its simplicity, Eleven is a furniture platform built from 11 intelligent components. Balancing beauty and utility with dematerialization, Eleven is engineered to deliver exceptional performance without excessive structure. With its flexibility, scalability, and personalization, Eleven is the
antithesis of complexity and the manifestation of harmony.

SEBREE
Sebree spans from the boardroom to learning environments. It scales in design and features to support meeting, training and presentations. Sebree is offered in a comprehensive design library of veneers and glass, while solid wood edges offer an executive statement. Features such as flip and nest, locking casters and full electrical and data offer designers real solutions, beautifully.

ARISE
Arise is a rare combination of contemporary design and extraordinary comfort. The stitching throughout the chair adds interest while the polished frame remains exposed for a mix of chrome and upholstery. With its contoured back, Arise sculpts to the user for extreme comfort. Cushions are designed with several layers of foam density for surrounding support.

WALTZ
Our Waltz lounge collection is gracefully tailored with alluring curves and angles that delight at every view.

OFFERINGS
Designed to meet a higher expectation, the Offerings casegoods collection features a distinct signature band, available on upper and lower cabinetry. The band serves as a stunning visual element that creates a striking contrast or textural blend. Or omit the band for a stunning, minimalist design. A large offering of material and surface options allows customization to fit any workplace personality.

IMPULSE G2
A comprehensive casegoods collection, Impulse G2 offers customized flexibility and rich materials while fitting the budget. Created with the ever changing needs of the office environment in mind, Impulse G2 delivers solutions. Exposed surfaces are available in natural cherry, maple, or walnut, and quartered walnut or quartered oak veneers.

ABOUT OFS
Based in Huntingburg, IN, OFS is a leading manufacturer of casegoods, seating and other furnishings for a wide range of contract environments. Our purpose is to meet the everyday needs of our customers worldwide and also to anticipate the aspirations of our customers and to respond creatively and competitively with products and services which meet their expectations.

SOURCE: OFS

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