FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — June 15, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — June 15, 2017

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This newsletter covers furnishings and interiors news from May 11 through June 14, 2017.


Aurora Storage bannerCheck out the Best of NeoCon 2017 commercial interiors award winners — HALCON takes Best of Competition (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)

Are sit-stand workstations helping? See what this company’s research found (Surveys and Trends)

Guess what type of commercial lighting is so efficient it is slowing down the market (Surveys and Trends)

Don’t let your long-lasting LED lights turn “dumb” when IoT technology changes (Associations and Organizations)


If you’re looking for LED retrofits or fixtures to save on energy bills, check the wide range of instant-on products ALSET introduced at Lightfair (Associations and Organizations)

EarthTronics 4000K LED Wall Pack

Upgrade your outdoor lighting with a LED wall pack that you can set to any angle of coverage you want (Lighting » Products and Services)

Make your HVAC system work more efficiently at a lower cost with this Green Building Product of the Year (Developments » Industry Awards)

Find out how to get a smarter 1930s-era building by turning it into a digital building (Contract Awards)

Energy-efficient replacement LEDs with IoT connection capabilities — check out Orion’s new products (Lighting » Products and Services)

You’ve got to see how this works — a safety vest that unzips for a pull-down computer workstation! (Electronic Communications, A/V » Products and Services)

As wireless devices increase, your facility may want to make space for multi-device transmitters (Surveys and Trends)

Now you can convert your T8 fluorescent tubes to LEDs without replacing lamp holders (Lighting » Products and Services)

You’ve disinfected the patient-care rooms and equipment, but what about all the mobile devices? (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

Find out how this surgery center is getting safe, continuous disinfection through its lighting (Contract Awards)

Boost safety, reduce maintenance with nora systems’ premium rubber floor covering (Associations and Organizations)

Do you need to add more advanced features to your existing light system? Check out what Osram has done (Lighting » Products and Services)

See how communications technology can redefine a company’s headquarters, maximize employee potential (Corporate and Organization » Developments)