Plunge into a Multi-Sensory Experience at the Kimball® Office Showroom, June 14-16

Manufacturer Unveils Three New Products, Revamped Fabric Portfolio, Celebrates 40th Anniversary, and much more

Jun 14, 2010, 08:30 ET from Kimball Office

JASPER, Ind., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Designers, facility managers and anyone interested in office design and trends are invited to plunge into the Kimball® Office Chicago showroom, 325 N. Wells St., June 14 to 16, for a multi-sensory experience. Visitors can touch multiple new seating products, including the new lounge products Villa™ and Enjoy™, as well as the Kimball® Office | interstuhl® task chair Campos™. Additionally, a variety of textures in Kimball Office's new surface materials portfolio will be on display — assembled through a partnership with Perkins+Will Design Principals Eva Maddox, Eileen Jones, and team.

Guests can also see into the future of alternative workplace strategies (AWS), hear multiple, free design and sustainability presentations by industry experts, and smell and taste the sweetness of the company's 40th year in a birthday extravaganza on Monday, June 14.

"We're looking forward to a great week and unveiling several new and exciting seating products along with our fresh textile portfolio," said Jeff Fenwick, Vice President and General Manager at Kimball Office. "Visitors will have a first-hand opportunity to view our latest selection of office furnishings that meet the need for alternative workplace solutions, while keeping sustainability and other needs in mind."

Kimball Office recognizes the growing number of mobile workers that accompanies a more remote workforce, and as a result is helping organizations design workplaces that meet current and future needs. On both the first and second floors of the Chicago showroom, the company will feature several design solutions that meet the demands of a multi-generational, remote and collaborative workforce.

Trends related to AWS include touch-down spaces, flexible and non-prescriptive furnishings for commonly used and unassigned workstations, and teaming and social spaces for brainstorming and collaboration.

About Kimball Office

A recognized leader in fine workplace furnishings, Kimball® Office has been building its reputation on quality and integrity of design for 40 years. The company is a business unit of Kimball International, Inc., a corporation that provides a variety of products from its two business segments: Furniture and Electronic Manufacturing Services. Based in Jasper, Ind., the publicly traded company (Nasdaq: KBALB) had sales of $1.2 billion in 2009. To learn more, please visit

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