Humanscale opens its India’s first ‘Humanscale Ergonomic Experience Center’ in Nagpur
Humanscale announced the opening of the ‘Humanscale Ergonomic Experience Centre’ in Nagpur, the first in India. The center is set up in association with its retail and project dealer partner Ergomix. It is located at Bilwadal apartment opposite Yashwant Stadium, Dhantoli, Nagpur and will include a range of office ergonomic products like chairs, keyboard systems, monitor arms, LED lights and height-adjustable tables.
The Center would also showcase the globally renowned ‘Freedom Chair’, the gold standard in office seating, with a starting price of Rs 1 lakh. ‘Freedom Chair’ is created by renowned ergonomics designer Niels Diffrient and is winner of 10 international design awards.
Alastair Stubbs, Country Manager India, Humanscale said, “Nagpur is poised to be the next growth powerhouse of India as per recent reports. We are extremely pleased to open this Ergonomic Experience Centre in Nagpur, the first in India, as we see a lot of potential for our products here given that both the Centre and State have in recent times been promoting the city as a major investment hub. Humanscale is on an ongoing mission to build an ergonomic India. The opening of this Ergonomic Experience Centre is one of the initiatives that we have planned to achieve this goal. Based on the response to this centre, we will also plan to open similar centers in other cities in India over the next 2-3 years.”
“Engaging key stakeholders (especially Architects, Designers, Building Project Managers, Facilities Managers ,IT Managers, Corporate Heads etc) is a critical first step in the development of an ergonomics program. It is important to elevate awareness of ergonomic concerns and understand what the common physical problems are in today’s modern office. The Humanscale Ergonomic Experience Centre will help the visitor have a firsthand experience on how one can enhance efficiency and improve the quality of work life and health at the workplace.” added Alastair Stubbs.
The showroom also features Humanscale’s latest products which will continue the company’s legacy as a leader in innovative, award-winning, user-focused design and mostly will include the chairs: Freedom Headrest, Freedom Task, Liberty Chair, Diffrient Smart Chair, Diffrient World Chair,Trea and Ballo stool. Also on display would be Monitor arms, articulating Keyboard systems, Horizon&Element Disc LED task lights, Float&QuickStand height adjustable workstation and M/Connect the first-ever monitor arm dock that integrates ergonomics and technology.
Humanscale now has locations in more than 28 countries with headquarters in New York City.