KOKUYO Furniture will participate in ORGATEC 2014
to exhibit the latest office furniture

OSAKA, Japan, October 14, 2014 - KOKUYO Furniture Co., Ltd., a KOKUYO Group Company, is pleased to announce its participation in ORGATEC 2014 (Cologne International Office Furniture Trade Fair 2014), a world-scale trade fair for office furniture held from October 21 to 25, 2014, in the Koelnmesse, Federal Republic of Germany.

ORGATEC 2014 is a world-class biennial trade fair for office furniture, which is attended by industry's powerhouses specializing in office furniture, office-related facilities and equipment, lighting and security. For this year, the KOKUYO Furniture’s booth will be designed by design studio, nendo led by Oki Sato who actives on a national and international scale, to exhibit KOKUYO’s latest office furniture in a unique space without sticking to the conventional concept of office space.
The exhibits will include five latest office furniture, such as office chair, INSPINE and a module-type high-back sofa, “brackets” developed in collaboration with nendo.
KOKUYO Furniture is aiming to further expand as a global office furniture brand by tapping a market in other regions besides Asia while focusing on business operations in China and ASEAN.

Photo: An image of KOKUYO Furniture’s booth

Figure: A concept image of KOKUYO Furniture’s booth

Photo: An image of KOKUYO Furniture’s booth

 Overview of the Trade Fair
- Exhibition name: ORGATEC 2014 (Cologne International Office Furniture Trade Fair 2014)
- Website: http://www.koelnmesse.jp/orgatec/
- Host: Koelnmesse GmbH
- Date: Tuesday, October 21 to Saturday, October 25, 2014
- Opening times: Tuesday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Closes at 4 p.m. on the final day)
- Venue: Koelnmesse, The Federal Republic of Germany
- Admission eligibility: Vendor

 Overview of Exhibits
- Exhibitor name: KOKUYO Furniture Co., Ltd.
- Exhibit space: Stand 050, Hall 7, Koelnmesse
- Exhibits: Five products including an office chair INSPINE and a module-type high-back sofa brackets .
- Booth design: nendo inc.

About KOKUYO Furniture

KOKUYO was founded in 1905 that operates stationery, office furniture, and online businesses based on our philosophy “Enrich the World through Products and Services”. Now KOKUYO has grown to the point where our business has over 6000 members and more than $2.7 billion sales a year*.
KOKUYO Furniture is a division of KOKUYO group and a leading company to manufacture and sell mainly furniture for office, public facility and shop. We also design a wide range of spaces such as office, hospital, school, public facilities, and hotels in Japan.
The products and services are highly valued from customers for many years and KOKUYO Furniture is recognized today as one of well-known office Furniture brand in Japan.
To accelerate the production and sales of office furniture globally, KOKUYO Furniture will continue to provide high-quality products to customers around the world through our network.
*As of 2014
*Based on the Brand Japan 2014 Survey conducted by Nikkei BP consulting Inc.

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