Entrawood Press Release

By | Food for thought, Manufacturing

ENTRAWOOD OFFICE FURNITURE SOLUTIONS We believe that the world needs innovative entrepreneurs and successful small businesses; and that intentionally designed offices spaces and a vibrant office culture play a big role in their success. By recognising that work is an activity, not a place – We have designed our products to achieve maximum productivity by focusing on the functionality of workstations and collaboration furniture. To support our product offering we…

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Entrawood’s take on Orgatec 2016

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We are back from the Orgatec 2016 – the world’s leading trade fair for Office and Facility, in Cologne, Germany – and we loved it! We tried our best to take in everything we saw in all 8 halls, covering more than 130,000 m² showcasing 671 companies from 40 countries, to bring back with us trends and product innovations to translate and make workable for the South African Market. We were very happy…

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The Problem: Work environments are saturated with stimuli

By | Food for thought, Office Layout Solutions

Throughout the world, too much interaction and not enough privacy has reached crisis proportions, taking a heavy toll on workers’ creativity, productivity, engagement and wellbeing. Without question, successful collaboration requires giving coworkers easy access to each other. But it also requires giving each individual the time and places to focus and recharge, and too many workplaces today aren’t delivering on privacy as a necessity. “The need for privacy sometimes—at work…

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Study Shows What South Africans Love And Hate Most About The Workplace

By | Food for thought

Article by:  Zoya Po, 14 September , 2016, For Marie Claire A new poll by Inspiration Office confirms a few funny observations about the things we as a country love and hate in the workplace. As reported by Business Tech, the poll quizzed 12 000 office workers. The results are guaranteed to make you feel all the relatable feels. Unsurprisingly, the study found that the thing we love most about the workplace, is the…

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Inspire Trade Expo 2016 in review

By | Food for thought, Office Layout Solutions

Every year we have an exciting build up to the inspire trade expo where we launch any new colours, products or concepts and this year was no different. With a brand new modular reception unit, the Salon chair and coffee table in our new colours (Mondego Elm in combination with Folkstone grey) you can update any front office. We also showcased the Evolution 2 sliding-top desk. We launched 3 new…

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Creating the perfect Home Office

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This article was originally posted by @Home, and we think they nailed it so we are sharing it with you (link to original article below). By making your Home office space not only functional, but also beautiful and welcoming, your office will become more than just the area you work from. It will become an inviting extension of the rest of your home, which is sure to make ‘going to work’…

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Focus on Office Trends in 2016

By | Food for thought, Layout, Office Layout Solutions

With the start of the new year we have been researching and looking through some trend forecast specifically related to office space and design, below we share some of the most interesting articles with you. Many commentators have predicted the ‘death of the office’. It is no closer to becoming true than the ‘paperless office’ was when Business Week predicted it in 1975. – Paul Carder Stay ahead of the game:…

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BHC School of Design 2nd year Student Work

By | Food for thought, Layout, Office Furniture

This is the second year we have set a project for the BHC School of Design 2nd year students and Stephen Lew. Students were asked to select one of four companies to design an office space, using Entrawood’s Evolution range. They had to consider the company’s employees needs relating to privacy or noise, as well as collaboration and relaxation, making the most of the available space. We provided them with a CAD…

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Introducing the Evolution Screen

By | Manufacturing, Office Layout Solutions

In response to the need for designers to brand and customise the office space Entrawood developed the Evolution screen. The aluminium frame holds two identity panels serve as the ideal canvas to brand an office space and give it an identity that is aligned to the company’s unique culture and character. The frame is available in white (standard), grey or black and there are 5 standard fabric colours* to choose from *Fabric…

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The Tall-boy Storage Unit

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Much time and effort has been put into the stability, and over-all functionality of the Tall Boy unit to ensure that you get the best product on the market. To access the storage unit pull it out of it’s box like a large drawer. If left open the storage acts as a barrier between adjacent desks, creating a semi-private workspace. At the end of the day an employee closes, and…

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