Explore the latest projects from the UK’s commercial interiors industry, featuring the best of workspace, hospitality, living and public sectors.

Adaptive reuse: defining new purpose for existing buildings

Ever since buildings have been built, they have been repurposed. How can existing building assets remain relevant in a changing world?

12/10/2021 7 min read

Interviews, opinions and profiles from industry experts

Paradoxically speaking: Experience

Taking a positive, memorable experience from somewhere we attend regularly is a challenge not to be underestimated, says workplace expert Neil Usher.

19/08/2021 4 min read

Discover the latest and most innovative products curated by Mix Interiors.

Materials Matters: Fettle Design

Fettle is a boutique interior architecture and design firm specialising in the hospitality sector. This month, the firm’s Co-founders Tom Parker and Andy Goodwin offer up a selection of their favourite material products.

14/10/2021 2 min read

Companies

View all companies

Discover the latest news and company profiles from the companies shaping the UK commercial interiors industry.

Company Profiles

View the latest company profiles from the commercial interiors industry

View all

Your single source for all commercial interiors events throughout the UK


Industry Events

Flexibility and Hybrid Working: The post-pandemic workplace

As government restrictions ease and we start to find a ‘new normal’ in the post-pandemic world, there’s a lot of talk about what the future looks like for the workplace. BACHMANN’s smart platform, iotspot, has been designed to make this transition easier.

Paid feature by BACHMANN

14/07/2021 2 min read

As government restrictions ease and we start to find a ‘new normal’ in the post-pandemic world, there’s a lot of talk about what the future looks like for the workplace.

With many of us forced to work from home for an extended period of time, there is a mixture of both excitement and hesitation to return to the office. However, according to a recent report by the BCFA, only 15% of people now want to work from home full time. This is corroborated by Spacelab_’s Future of Work survey, which goes further to say that 73% of people now want to work from home 2 or more days a week.

The BCFA concludes that employee efficiency, engagement and performance rise when they have choice and control over how, when and where they work; paving the way for a new approach to how we use and interact with the spaces we use. In their webinar, The Workplace: Is the Pandemic a Catalyst for Change or Simply Accelerating the Inevitable? Spacelab_’s Creative Director Kara Carter explains the workplace is changing to become more of a collaboration hub, agreeing that for returning businesses, ‘staggered desk allocation is ideal.’

Products such as BACHMANN’s iotspot DESK2 (recently announced as a Mixology Awards 2021 finalist), have been designed to make this post-Covid transition easier. The power and data unit offers an integrated management tool, working alongside an app to allow employees to view and book workstations in just a few taps.

For businesses, iotspot DESK2 provides a host of GDPR-compliant user data, helping you adapt spaces and allocate resources according to how they are being used. This means the workspace can be easily adjusted and made more agile for the transition back to normality.

Find out more information and all details about iotspot here: next-generation-office.bachmann.com

 

Related Articles

Inspiration for your next read

Back to top