FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — January 31, 2019

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This newsletter covers furnishings and interiors news from December 27, 2018 through January 30, 2019.


Ergonomics and the modern workspace: Leveraging design that supports technology (White Papers » Humanscale)

Top 3 workplace safety trends from 2018, and how signage and labels can help for 2019 (Surveys and Trends)

Tips for promoting collaboration through your office furniture and layout, from HON’s report on office design trends (Surveys and Trends)

New research shows why your next project should be design-build (Surveys and Trends)

Find out how this new program will help you compare building products’ environmental impact and earn LEED v4 credits (Associations and Organizations)


 2 units with a 3/4-wraparound enclosure, table and 2 soft benches eachBuilding products, furniture, lighting and more — find out who won the Good Design Awards for 2018 (Other » Products and Services)

If you want to independently control lighting zones to maximize energy savings, check out these quick-to-install linear LEDs (Lighting » Products and Services)

For wayfinding or emergency lighting lasting 10-12 hours, check out this photoluminescent paint (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

Looking for real-time security analytics that respect individual privacy? Check out Genetec’s latest (Products and Services » Security)

Looking for labels for storage bins, cabinets or metal racks? Avery’s new ID and barcode labels stick tight but remove cleanly (Other » Products and Services)