TITLE

Home office adapts to how we work

AUTHOR(S)
Combs, Heath E.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;4/30/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 33, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the trend in home office furniture. According to the author, home office furniture is equally tied to technology in terms of its design and functionality. Sligh's Family Communication Center features a laptop docking station with power, Internet and data ports. Aspenhome's Liv360 cocktail table includes an adjustable lift-top table and storage space for laptops, pens, paperclips, file folders and other desk accessories. Hooker introduced a flip-top charging station.
ACCESSION #
24915794

 

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