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Leading furniture supplier to central government and other public sector organisations, Southernsbroadstock has been appointed as an authorised dealer for the 100+ year old manufacturer and innovator, Herman Miller.
The announcement aligns with Southernsbroadstock’s strategy to provide a comprehensive and evolving portfolio driven by research and innovation incorporating both inhouse manufacturing and Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment supply chain partners.
The addition of Herman Miller’s award-winning product range and related services is a decisive progression. Recognised for its industry insights initiative and expert research, Herman Miller will support Southernsbroadstock in delivering its ongoing series of customer CPD programmes with topics focussing on learning spaces research; the future of work; diversity and inclusion; the workplace experience and the impact of design.
“Herman Miller is renowned and respected for its visionary approach and problem-solving designs,” says Ashley Hayward, CEO, at Southernsbroadstock.
“With our values and commitments to customers, communities and the environment being closely aligned, we look forward to working collaboratively to develop innovative environments.”
Southernsbroadstock has also recently published the latest edition of its Sustainability Pledge including a carbon reduction plan in line with PPN 06/21.
A new study from Uswitch has revealed that the UK is the second-highest contributor to E-waste in the world, behind only Norway, generating 36,681 tonnes of household waste electrical and electronic equipment in 2021 – a 15% increase compared to 2020
That works out at roughly 23.9Kg of E-wasted generated per capita.
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IME – founded with the sole purpose of reducing E-waste by extending the life of IT equipment in the circular economy.
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