FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — April 26, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — April 26, 2018

This Furnishings & Interiors newsletter is one of a series of five specialized newsletters, supplementing our weekly general newsletter (sent on Mondays). For each of five weeks you will receive a different specialized newsletter on Thursdays or Fridays, focusing on a different FM-related area. To manage which ones you receive, click on the link below.

This newsletter covers furnishings and interiors news from March 22 through April 25, 2018.


Gain insights into today’s energy-saving, sustainability and space-usage trends from AIA’s 2018 library and education facility awards (Developments » Industry Awards)

Space dividers that double as bullet-resistant barriers — see how these steel-core panels can enhance safety discreetly in a variety of settings (Products and Services » Security)

If you’d like insights from drones, check out this aerial data service before you invest in an in-house program (Products and Services » Services)

If you’re looking for wireless lighting where the lamps don’t have to be within range of a central console, check out this new form of Bluetooth technology (Lighting » Products and Services)

Do you think a floor-cleaning system can clean and seal floors twice as fast as traditional methods? See what Unger has just introduced (Cleaning Equipment & Supplies » Products and Services)

Need wireless charging for a variety of devices? This near field transmitter enables devices to charge automatically as soon as they are within range (Energy » Products and Services)

Looking for a light-scale, comfortable swivel chair that works in any area? Check out Gunlocke’s new sculpted ergonomic seating (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)

If you plan to be managing multiple projects, One Spot may be the solution for you (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Looking for an easy retrofit for outdoor lighting? Check out this wall-mount LED that offers not only energy savings but also reduced glare, sensor and wireless control options (Lighting » Products and Services)

See how this relaxed seating serves as a temporary workstation for today’s informal meetings, with the latest USB charging capabilities (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)