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A recent spread on flexible workspaces by Office Concept Magazine (Asia) has featured Schiavello’s Krossi Collection and OTM table. The article titled Move with it, showcases how Schiavello’s research into modern workplaces is being applied to create innovative products to feed shifting dynamics. Krossi is presented for its sit-stand value; while the Doshi Levian designed OTM table demonstrates a non traditional approach to office furniture. The issue also highlights the Schiavello Christmas Event at Ms Collins in Melbourne.

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Schiavello, Australia’s largest designer and manufacturer of commercial furniture, today announces an exclusive partnership and collaboration with Bene across Australia and New Zealand. Bringing Bene’s stand on modern living office concepts and their trademark integration of advanced technology solutions into the workplace, the Schiavello and Bene partnership offer a unique opportunity for the local market to experience a leading range of innovative products.

Bene, a globally active company with presence in 37 countries, brings contemporary design, high quality and integrated technological solutions into the office workplace. Founded in the 1790s as a family carpentry business and in 1950 specialised in office furniture, Bene has since then transformed into the undisputed market leader in Austria. Shaping the brand to what it is today, Bene has continued to evolve and progress as a major market player in Europe with their unique philosophy and definition of ‘an office as a living space’.

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Australia Post’s new purpose built South Australian corporate headquarters has been awarded a 5 Star Green Star – Interiors certified rating from the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA).

Not only does this award reinforce Australia Post’s commitment to sustainability, but it also recognises the high quality of the design, fit-out, and the expertise of the project teams who brought the organisation’s vision to life. Schiavello congratulates design and architecture practice Swanbury Penglase, and all parties involved in this exemplary project.

The Green Star rating system is a comprehensive, national, voluntary environmental rating system that evaluates the environmental design and construction of buildings and communities. To learn more about Green Star, please visit the GBCA website.

To learn more about the Australia Post South Australian Headquarters project, please visit Schiavello’s online project gallery.

Tecno’s rich history is intertwined with some of the greatest designers and projects of the past 50 years, and its collection includes some of the most iconic and coveted furniture designs of post-war Italy.

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Schiavello, one of Australia’s largest designers and manufacturers of commercial furniture, today announces the acquisition of MAP International Furniture (MAP), a renowned designer of classic contemporary furniture for residential, hospitality and commercial environments.

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Today we pay homage to Niels Diffrient, renowned industrial designer and Humanscale partner for over 16 years, who passed away Saturday morning. Diffrient, designer of the Freedom and Liberty chairs, believed in the importance of putting function first, simplicity and maintaining very high standards, a legacy that will live on through his designs, and through the profound contribution he made to the design community.

Fast Co. Design looks back at his life and achievements.

Last week, Glassworks and Mobi exhibited at designEX in Melbourne, Australia’s longest running design and architecture event. Thanks to everyone who came by – it’s always exciting to meet new faces in the industry, get inspired by the innovation and design on display, and hear live feedback from those either seeing our product ranges for the first time, or finding out what’s new.

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The latest private business awards winners have been revealed, with Schiavello Group ranking 106th on the list. Schiavello Group is also listed as the largest company by revenue for the sector categorised as “Other Manufacturing.” The index lists employee count as 1,320, a 1.5% increase from the previous year.

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A large scale Mari Funaki sculpture was unveiled at the entrance of Schiavello’s Tullamarine headquarters, showcasing the ‘insect like’ work that encompasses the geometric perfection and allusiveness of Funaki’s work.

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