Given that more than 90% of the standing desks sold online today are built on Chinese-made, commodity-grade lifting bases, the introduction of inline brushless DC motor actuators has the potential to truly disrupt the market.
The Net Effect of Covid, War, Inflation and Global Supply Chain Challenges On The Office Ergonomics Market
We asked industry CEOs how prices and selection in the office ergonomics market have been affected by the economic changes in recent years.
The ergonomic evaluations of home workstations identified many issues that could be adversely affecting workers over the long haul.
With many people working from home, employers need to consider liability for ergonomic injuries has pierced the veil of the corporate campus.
Behemoth companies, like Herman Miller, Steelcase, Knoll, et al, have all attempted to quickly pivot to capture the Work From Home (WFH) market.
We've seen a recent spate of lawsuits in which very large settlements have been extracted from employers who failed to provide adequate seating.
Large furniture companies are largely shut out from selling millions of standing desks that are going to be shipped directly to employees' homes.
A phenomenon that we observe with great regularity with regard to Amazon reviews of office fitness products specifically is that many of them are posted before the merchandise even arrives, or after the first day of using the product, and are highly optimistic about how the produ…
Mayo Clinic: How Many Calories Can You Really Expect to Burn Using a Standing Desk or Treadmill Desk?
The question of exactly how many more calories you can burn using a treadmill desk hasn’t been thoroughly understood, until now.
Is it dual-monitor compatible? Ergonomically adjustable? We outline what you need to know to pick a great convertible standing desk.
Disinfecting is killing bacteria and viruses on a surface. While cleaning is simply removing any visible dirt or matter from a surface.
Which Has Greater Impact on Relieving Foot Pain for Standing Workers – Special Shoes or Standing Mats?
We get this question from employers looking for ways to reduce foot pain, absenteeism and medical costs for employees who stand on their feet all day.
Knowing how the study of anthropometry, posture, repetitive motion, and workspace design affects the user is critical to proper ergonomic design.
While some consider ANSI-BIFMA compliance a check-off item on the punch list for buying a desk, in our experience it's only a starting point.
Smart employers are not waiting for that first coronavirus case to crop up in their offices before reacting to the situation.
Once someone gets on a treadmill desk, they generally find it far easier to keep their exercise plan in place.
The correlation between Type II diabetes and weight struggles is so direct that most people consider the words “obese” and “diabetic” to be synonymous.
When you're buying a standing desk or any other office fitness product it's crucial to know whether it meets the entire safety standard for its category.
Ever since the pandemic merger and acquisition activity within the office furniture industry has reached a relative fever pitch.
We often hear from employees of large corporations and government agencies that their legal dept put the kibosh on treadmill desks.
Develop proper posture during the day using this list of easy desk stretches demonstrated by Certified Physical Trainer and MPH Victoria Lyon.
So what is NEAT certification exactly? In a nutshell, it refers to the energy we expend day-to-day through non-cardio-exercise movements.
Ergodynamics takes into account that everything about standing or walking while typing is different than when users were seated at a desk.
The age of the active workstation is upon us yet we've crawled the web in search of new approaches to the active workday and strange workstations.
The average American office worker’s BMI is far higher than the average Korean subject in this study, and we spend even more hours a day sitting.
People on a low-carb diets who find themselves restricted from intensive exercise and use a treadmill desk to keep healthy and toned while they diet.
This Georgetown University School of Nursing infographic shows how both sitting and standing for prolonged periods can be hazardous to your health.
With so many Americans opting to work from home, it is important to ensure they have workspace that is conducive to health and productivity.
So you’ve already installed standing desks or maybe even treadmill desks in your office—great first step. But you can't stop there.
What is the carbon footprint of your treadmill desk? We explore some power conservation tips for walking desk users to explore.
Review of Dr. James Levine's new book, "Get Up!" which boils down his findings on sitting disease and the benefits of sitting less and moving more.
The Work-Life Formula Summit covers a variety of topics relating to working remotely and keeping things running smoothly while doing so.
The WorkWhileWalking staffers tasty drink of choice for optimal health, since we're all into treadmill desking to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
What does the acquisition of Fully's $54M ecommerce office furniture business by $1.3B Knoll (NYSE:KNL) mean for the industry?
With nearly 40,000 fitness clubs in the United Stated, you’d think Americans would be in the top tier of countries measured by how much exercise they get.