Lilly and Mimi receive GSA approval

We are proud to announce that we have received General Services Administration addition to contract GS-28F-0013X for new series: Lilly and Mimi. Lilly receives GSA SIN 711-16: Upholstered Seating and Mimi receives GSA SIN 711-19: Stacking Chairs.

The Lilly and Mimi are two additions to the lounge and stacking seating offerings, focusing on function, ergonomics and long-lasting comfort. The Lilly is ideal for collaboration, lounge and touchdown workspaces with a versatile four base options, including wood legs. The Mimi series, with contoured shape and subtle flex back movement with pelvic support is ideal for training, collaboration and meeting spaces. The Mimi is also offered in 12 bold plastic colors.

Quality office furniture combined with unbeatable customer service, and some of the best prices and warranties in the industry have always been a focus for 9to5 Seating. With numerous features, additional options and thousands of upholstery options, 9to5 Seating strives to provide the best experience at every opportunity.

Almost all of 9to5 Seating products are GSA approved under Multi-Purpose Seating, Upholstered Seating, Stacking Chairs and Tables & Accessories. Go to the website for more information, or begin customizing a chair for your next project with the new Chair Designer.

New Vivid Fabric & M4 Mesh Launch

   

We are proud to introduce the new Vivid fabric and M4 mesh collections. The bold new colors provide more upholstery customization options for customers. You may have seen the new Vivid and M4 mesh in our showroom during NeoCon 2018.

The Vivid fabric card includes ten new colors including Crimson, Tangerine, Lemon, Apple, Aqua, Electric Blue, Cloud, Latte, Dove and Onyx. The 100% polyester, Grade A fabrics will be included in the 9to5 Seating ExpressShip fabric program. The ExpressShip program offers expedited delivery on our seating products. The ExpressShip program also includes the 9to5 Seating Signature and Momentum Swift fabric programs. Vivid fabric is available on all 9to5 Seating options.

The M4 mesh card includes ten corresponding colors including Crimson M46, Tangerine M44, Lemon M42, Apple M43, Aqua M45, Electric Blue M47, Cloud M41, Latte M40, Dove M49 and Onyx M48. The M4 mesh card is bleach cleanable and also included in the 9to5 Seating ExpressShip fabric program. M4 mesh is now available on the following series: Aria, Luna, Shuttle and Vault.

“We are very excited to launch these new upholstery options. We’ve heard from customers how they want to see more customization that allows them to match fabric and mesh,” said Dara Mir, President of 9to5 Seating, “We are even more proud, especially, because we are able to offer these bold new color options in our ExpressShip fabric program.”

For more information and to request samples contact 9to5 Seating 888.925.SEAT (7328), or your nearest Sales Rep or dealer.

2018 Mini Catalog

Did you see our new Mini Catalogs at NeoCon? The “mini catalog” is a great way to get to know our different products and find out what’s new with 9to5 Seating. The Mini Catalog provides a snapshot of each series, its models and details about the series, as well as a beautiful environment image. You can download the latest version of the Mini Catalog here, or order Mini Catalogs using our Literature Order form.

 

 

Mila Receives Product Innovations Merit Award

 

9to5 Seating is proud to announce that the Mila conference and executive chair has received a Product Innovations award from BUILDINGS Media. The product is a member of an elite group of products that will be showcased in the August 2018 issue of BUILDINGS.

The BUILDINGS editorial staff evaluated submissions in terms of their innovation and contribution to productive workplaces. The staff then evaluated finalists in person at the NeoCon 2018 show in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart. Mila received the Merit award in the Seating category.

“We’re very proud to announce the Merit award for Mila. The modern, elegant and sophisticated design of the Mila is only enhanced with its unique fingertip lever control mechanism, which we feel the A&D industry will really respond to” said Dara Mir, President of 9to5 Seating, “The award recognizes what the 9to5 Seating team has already been saying, ‘It’s going to be a hit!’”

Mila will be available December 2018 and will be orderable through the 9to5 Seating contract dealer network.

NeoCon Giveaway Contest

 

In celebration of NeoCon 50 and in line with our “Be Inspired” part of our NeoCon theme, we’re giving away a chair to three lucky winners, every day of NeoCon.

HOW TO ENTER:

  1. Visit the 9to5 Seating showroom, 10th floor suite #109, during NeoCon, 6/11-6/13/18
  2. Take a photo or selfie with one of our new chairs: Lilly, Luna, Neo or Mimi. Post your selfie on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and tag @9to5seating #win9to5seating. Make sure that your profile is public, so that we can find your post.
  3. Three winners will be randomly chosen. Winners will be announced on 9to5 Seating social media profiles (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram). Winners will also be sent a DM via social media. Winner must reply to the DM or to the email address provided in the DM. Instructions on how prize fulfillment will be provided by email.
  4. Winner can choose one Lilly, Luna, Neo or Mimi and a fabric with Grade D or lower.

Review this document for full giveaway contest rules. Good luck!

Bella – 12 New Plastic Colors

9to5 Seating launches twelve new plastic colors to one of their most popular seating series – Bella.

Twelve new colors include: Federal Blue, Crimson Red, Tangerine Orange, Lemon Yellow, Apple Green, Lagoon Blue, Azure Blue, Latte, Cloud Gray, Dove Gray, Black Swan and White Whisper.

The introduction of twelve new plastic colors enhances the Bella series, a multi-purpose chair that includes stacking, nesting, task and task stool models.

“Our Bella series is one of our most popular chair series, and to expand on its popularity with the introduction of twelve new plastic colors will be an exciting enhancement that we feel our customers will really respond to,” said Dara Mir, President of 9to5 Seating.

The twelve new plastic colors will be showcased at NeoCon 2018, inside the 9to5 Seating showroom on the 10th floor, suite #109. The new plastic colors will be launching with other series in the 9to5 Seating collection Summer 2018.

The new plastic colors for Bella  chairs are now orderable through the 9to5 Seating contract dealer network. Learn more about one of our most popular chair series, click here.

 

See you at NeoCon

 

This year at NeoCon, 9to5 Seating will be revealing new products, product extensions and material options, including new ExpressShip fabric options. With so much to share, we didn’t want to limit ourselves around one tagline. It’s about a mantra and how 9to5 Seating answers the needs of our customers and what drives them. Stop by our showroom on the 10th floor, #109, and find out what we mean.

Also, don’t miss our Sips + Seating party Monday night, June 11, from 4-7 p.m.! You can RSVP on our Facebook page.

LEVEL® 1 Certification

9to5 Seating reaffirmed our commitment to the environment, and to the community with a comprehensive audit, certifying all 9to5 Seating products with LEVEL® 1, the Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association (BIFMA)’s sustainability certification program for furniture.

Based on the ANSI/BIFMA e-3 Furniture Sustainability Standard, LEVEL recognizes products that maintain the highest standards for materials, energy usage, health and social impact—and show continuous improvement. This is the first year that 9to5 Seating is receiving LEVEL certification.

“Our achievement with LEVEL demonstrates our organization’s and manufacturing team’s commitment to measuring and reducing the energy, water and chemicals we use,” said President Dara Mir. “In addition to making 9to5 Seating competitive, this LEVEL certification shows how 9to5 Seating is deeply committed to sustainability and defending our air, water and community.”

As part of their commitment to the environment, 9to5 Seating offers GREENGUARD GOLD Certified products and holds the prestigious LEED ® Gold Certification for their corporate headquarters facility in Hawthorne, CA.

More information about 9to5 Seating’s sustainability practices, corporate policies and LEVEL certification can be found at https://9to5seating.com/sustainbility/

Have a Seat Giveaway

 

Will you win? Enter the “Have a Seat” giveaway. Every week, leading up to NeoCon, we will be giving one lucky winner a chance to win a Lilly, Luna or Neo. Enter  Monday, May 14, 2018, through Friday, June 8, 2018. See below on how to enter.

HOW TO ENTER

Go to 9to5 Seating Chair Designer

http://www.9to5seating.com/chairdesigner

  1. Customize any chair, or spec a project, in Chair Designer
  2. From Chair Designer, email the PDF to giveaway@9to5seating.com (in the Customer Email field) with Project Name: “Giveaway.” See screen grab below for reference.
  3. One winner will be randomly chosen every Monday at 9 a.m. (5/21/18, 5/28/18, 6/4/18, 6/11/18)
  4. Winner will be notified by email. Winner must reply to the email to claim prize.
  5. Winner can choose one Lilly, Luna or Neo and a fabric with Grade D or lower.

Review this document for full giveaway contest rules.

Lilly, Luna and Neo Launches

We are excited to announce the launch of three new chair series to add to our task and lounge collections: Luna, Neo and Lilly.

The Luna and Neo are two additions to the task/work seating category, focusing on function, ergonomics and long-lasting comfort. The Lilly is the second lounge seating collection being introduced by 9to5 Seating. The Lilly focuses on classic sophisticated design and comfort for collaborative and public spaces.

“We listened to our customers and the marketplace and decided to expand our task and lounge collections. Based on our market research, the response to these new series proves that listening to our customers always works,” said Dara Mir, President of 9to5 Seating. “The quality, comfort, ergonomics and high designs make the Luna, Neo and Lilly great additions to our portfolio, but it’s the starting prices that makes them stand out from the competition.”

Luna Key Features:
– Fully loaded ergonomic chair
– Broad back and full seat fits full range of population
– Standard ergonomic features including multiple synchro controls, fixed arms, adjustable 4-way arms and seat slider
– Optional adjustable height lumbar
– Starting price $475, without arms

Neo Key Features:
– Simple, clean design lines
– Standard ergonomic features including multiple synchro controls, fixed arms, adjustable 6-way arms, height adjustable lumbar and seat slider
– Fixed loop arms ideal for meetings available
– Starting price $375, without arms

Lilly Key Features:
– Sophisticated and versatile design ideal for collaborative and public spaces
– Comfortable roomy back
– Lightweight for easy mobility
– Four leg options: 4-leg, W-leg, wood legs and swivel base
– Starting price $1250, 4-leg model

The series will be orderable through the 9to5 Seating contract dealer network, beginning Spring 2018.