ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ergotron announced today the release of a new product in its line of Apple® sit-stand workstations with aluminum construction designed specifically to complement Mac® desktop and laptop products. The new VESA Mount for Apple Workfit-A Workstation is designed for iMacs® with a built-in VESA Mount Adapter.
Ergotron, Inc., a Nortek Company (Nasdaq: NTK), leader in the sit-stand movement and global provider of ergonomic work and lifestyle products, announced the addition to the line on the heels of an overwhelmingly positive response to its new sit-stand adjustable solutions designed specifically for the Apple consumer, the WorkFit-A and WorkFit-P workstations. With this addition, all of the latest iMacs and laptops Apple makes are covered by one of the products.
"The response to our stylish new WorkFit sit-stand products designed for Apple users has been fantastic and we are pleased to add a new model that will accommodate any VESA display," said Pete Segar, group president, Display Mount Solutions (DMS) of Nortek and CEO of Ergotron. "As individuals and companies realize the health, comfort and productivity implications of sitting all day long while working, we are seeing the demand for more and more types of standing desks to be introduced to the market."
This unit mounts any VESA mount display including the latest iMac computer on a height-adjustable arm with a 19" vertical lift, has a total maximum weight capacity of 24 lbs and a pivot adjustment range of 25 degrees back and 5 degrees forward. The unit includes clamps to the back edge of an existing desk up to 31.5 inches (800 mm) deep; a grommet hole-mount base option is also included. It has fluid, one-touch motion with patented Constant Force technology, sit-stand height adjustment and a separate keyboard tray with tilt.
The unit also works with non-Apple monitor with VESA hole mounting patterns.
To learn more about the WorkFit Sit-Stand workstations designed for Apple or to purchase online please visit Ergotron.com/apple. To learn more about Ergotron and its entire product line, visit www.ergotron.com or call 800-888-8458.
More about the Sit-Stand Movement
Ergotron has been manufacturing sit-stand computing products for more than a decade to encourage healthier movement throughout the workday. To extend the message about the importance of moving more Ergotron launched JustStand® in 2010 and is now annually releasing the JustStand Index to measure the awareness of sitting disease and the dangers of sitting for prolonged periods of time.
Ergotron, Inc. is a global manufacturer of leading digital display mounting, furniture, and mobility products that have been improving the human interface with digital displays for over 30 years. This history of innovation and passion for differentiation is evidenced in over 70 patents and a growing portfolio of award winning brands—OmniMount®, StyleView®, TeachWell®, WorkFit™ and Neo-Flex®—for computer monitors, notebooks, tablets, flat panel displays and TVs. Ergotron's products incorporate patented CF lift and pivot motion technology to achieve less effort and more ergonomic motion for a healthier and more interactive user experience when viewing any digital display. Whether to enhance computing wellness or entertainment excitement, improve workplace productivity or create business process efficiencies, Ergotron's products are positioning your digital world. Ergotron is headquartered in Saint Paul, Minnesota, with sales efforts in Phoenix, Amersfoort, London, Tokyo, and Singapore. Ergotron is a subsidiary of Nortek, Inc.(Nasdaq: NTK), a global, diversified company whose many market-leading brands deliver broad capabilities and a wide array of innovative, technology-driven products and solutions for lifestyle improvement at home and at work. Please visit www.nortekinc.com for more information.
Ergotron® and WorkFit™ are trademarks of Ergotron, Inc. Apple®, MacBook Pro®, MacBook Air®, and iMac® are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
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