FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — May 11, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — May 11, 2017

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This newsletter covers furnishings and interiors news from April 6 through May 10, 2017.


Is it just furniture? When does it lead to something more meaningful? (Case Studies » Haworth)
See how an interior space can open your corporate culture and go beyond just the furniture. Find out what a large insurance brokerage has to say.

Learn the future direction of LEDs and how IoT can impact that (Surveys and Trends)

What you can expect to pay for an office build-out — 5 surprising results nationwide from JLL (Surveys and Trends)

SCA divests Tork and TENA — learn who will be taking care of your hygiene and health (Corporate and Organization » Developments)


hand dryer in restroom

Excel Dryer hand dryers help iconic Brooklyn Bowl achieve a global first (Contract Awards)

This wall-mounted lavatory will reduce maintenance in your high-traffic restrooms (Other » Products and Services)

No more dropped phone calls — customized Wi-Fi services for any building type (Products and Services » Services)

For a direct replacement of your T5 fluorescent tubes, check these instant-on LEDs from Universal (Lighting » Products and Services)

Dimmer made for LEDs provides right amount of light; even works for CFLs and more (Lighting » Products and Services)

Improved productivity proven for Whittaker carpet cleaning system (Carpeting and Flooring » Products and Services)

Floor-care pads you can feel better about throwing away after use (Carpeting and Flooring » Products and Services)

Worried about vandals smashing your LED fixtures? See this maintenance-free solution (Lighting » Products and Services)

A smart mirror?! This one provides entertainment, ambient control, communication and connection (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

You may be surprised at what this wall-mounted Bluetooth speaker can do (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)

Self-luminous glass, luxury ping-pong tables and pop-up seating — see these 2017 Architizer awardees (Developments » Industry Awards)

Find out why your facility could face fines for defective digital signs or billboards (Products and Services » Publications)