February 1

Wood Veneer Desks At Low Prices

Categories: Workstations,
Are you looking to upgrade your office furniture this year?  Now is great time to look into Office Source wood veneer desks!  These desks are made from #1 select Brazilian hardwoods.  You can choose between the Techno Collection or the Contemporary Collection.  There Read More...
January 29

Furnishing Solutions February 2016 Freebie

Categories: Just For Fun,
We have a very special Freebie this month, valued at over $200, from Bella Luz!  Wichita artist Kathy Besthorn creates unique pieces using digitally enhanced photography.  This 16" diameter Keeper of the Read More...
January 28

Interesting

Categories: Just For Fun,
The Celsius scale of temperature measurement makes a lot of sense when compared to the Fahrenheit scale.  The strange thing about the way Anders Celsius developed his scale is that water freezes at 100 and boils 0 degrees!  That is right, just the reverse of how we know it Read More...
December 18

Furnishing Solutions January 2016 Freebie

Categories: Just For Fun,

I'm A Keeper Mug

We are going to kick off the re-design of our monthly eNewsletter, Furnishing Solutions, with a free I'm A Keeper mug simply for the asking!  This mug is very unique and only available at Read More...
December 17

Did You Know

Categories: Just For Fun,
  Here's why you have trouble blowing out those trick candles.  The wick of a trick candle has small amounts of magnesium in them.  When you light the candle, you are also lighting the magnesium.  When you try to blow out the flame, the magnesium inside the Read More...
December 16

Benefits of a Sit/Stand Desk

Categories: Workstations,
An adjustable height desk, sometimes called a sit/stand workstation, offers many benefits with regard to your health, comfort, and productivity.  Using a sit/stand can make you more energetic, alert, and focused on the task at hand.  A sit/stand desk can even help you burn Read More...
November 30

Security Sorters For Confidential Mail

Confidential documents and confidential mail carry the same liability.  If you handle/distribute confidential paper documents in your organization, you may need this type of equipment to keep it secure.  Tambour door sorters that fully close and lock securely can help you stay Read More...
November 24

Did You Know This About The Eiffel Tower

Categories: Just For Fun,
In light of the horrific recent events in Paris we are seeing a lot of images of the Eiffel Tower.  Here are some interesting points about the tower that you may not have known. After its completion in 1889 the Eiffel Tower became the world's tallest man made structure, Read More...
November 4

Can You Believe It

Categories: Just For Fun,
Did you know that: A lobsters blood is colorless but when exposed to oxygen turn blue A bear has 42 teeth August has the highest percentage of births 8% of people have an extra rib 85% of plantlife is in the ocean Rabbits like licorice Armadillos have 4 babies Read More...
October 31

What Is Poor Posture Doing To You

Categories: Seating, Workstations, Tips,
Until recently, many if not most workers earned their living by doing physically demanding activities and they often walked to and from work.  Today many people work at a desk, are seated a substantial amount of the day, and only walk to and from the car.  This can lead to poor Read More...
September 29

Make A Good Choice In Office Seating

Categories: Seating,
You are in the market to improve the seating for your office workers.  It would be nice if they were all the same size and did the same things at their workstations, but they aren't and they don't.  You want the look of your office to be uniform, yet meet the needs of Read More...
September 23

Interesting Fun Facts

Categories: Just For Fun,
  Elephants are the only mammal that can't jump. A "jiffy" is actually 1/100th of a second. 1 googol is the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. Frogs don't drink, the absorb water through their skin. Dragonflies have 6 legs but can't walk. An Read More...
August 31

You Probably Don’t Know This But…

Categories: Just For Fun,
Unless food is mixed with saliva you can't taste it The average person falls asleep in 7 minutes Most lipsticks contain fish scales Lemons contain more sugar than strawberries Ralph Lauren's original name was Ralph Lifshitz The Hawaiian alphabet has 12 Read More...
August 27

Compact Your Stuff, Store More

Categories: Storage,
A Midwest manufacturer faced a serious problem.  They were simply out of space to store their shop related materials.  The static shelving they were using was overloaded and had seen better days.  Looking for an alternative to expanding the floor space needed for this Read More...
July 29

What’s Happening In Wichita During August

Categories: Just For Fun,
August 1 - 8, 2015
The National Baseball Congress World Series has been the Summer Collegiate National Championship since 1935.  Featured are teams from all across the country, playing 60 games at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.  Enjoy Baseball 'Round the Clock Read More...
July 22

Chairs for Little People

Categories: Seating,
There are times when the average office chair is just not appropriate. Today's office managers are challenged to provide appropriate seating for all of their office workers.  Workers requiring specialized small chairs can be extremely hard to fit. If you are struggling with Read More...
June 23

Chairs for large people

Categories: Seating,
Sometimes the average office chair just is not appropriate. A very real challenge for today's office manager is to provide appropriate seating for all of their office workers.  Workers requiring larger chairs can be especially hard to fit. If you find yourself in that Read More...
June 19

Independence Day Trivia

Categories: Just For Fun,
As we approach the celebration of our nation's birth, you might be interested in some Independence Day trivia.  Use it to amaze your friends and family, or just amuse yourself.   The Declaration of Independence was first adopted on July 2, 1776, two days later a Read More...
June 2

Bet You Didn’t Know This

Categories: Just For Fun,
  The amount of cement used in China from 2011 through 2013 is greater than the amount used in the United States during the entire 20th century.   It costs the US government 1.8 cents to mint a penny and 9.4 cents to mint a nickel.   Almost half of all Read More...
May 27

Guest, Stacking, and Multi-Purpose Chairs Made Easy

Categories: Seating,
You want an easy way to accommodate your guest, stacking, and multi-purpose seating needs.  You want an easy way to impress with clean, crisp design.  You want an easy way to be comfortable with quality.  You want a price that is easy on your budget.  How can you get Read More...
April 30

Ford Mustang Name

Categories: Just For Fun,
Though the Mustang uses a mustang pony as its logo, the original prototype car was actually originally named after something entirely different. The Ford Mustang was brought out five months before the normal start of the 1965 production year.  The earliest versions are often Read More...
April 30

Attractive Affordable Waiting Room Seating

Categories: Seating,
Your guest seating says a lot about your organization.  What is your waiting room telling your guests? A Wichita medical office needed more space for their growing practice.  The best answer to their need was a new building.  One of the focuses was the patient waiting Read More...
April 13

Free Office Furniture Idea Book

Categories: Seating, Workstations,
Are you looking for good ideas for new office furniture?  The HPFI Idea Book is an excellent resource, you can click here to download an 80 page digital copy.  It is choked Read More...
February 24

One Size Does Not Fit All In Office Chairs

Categories: Seating, Tips,
You wouldn't buy a size 12 shoe for your size 9 foot. Likewise, you wouldn't wear a hiking boot if you were about to run a marathon.  Why would you attempt to get all of your people to use the same size or type of office chair.  People come in all shapes and sizes, Read More...
February 6

Making The Best High Density Mobile System

Categories: Storage, Tips,
You are in the market for a more efficient way to store you 'stuff'.  You have a lot of it, and you don't have the space to continue to store it the way you have been.  You have seen or heard about high density mobile storage systems, but you are wondering what to Read More...
December 27

Your New Office Furniture Is Here

Categories: Workstations,
The New Year is here, now it is time to take a closer look at some new furniture for your office.  Whether the look you want is traditional, transitional, or modern we have what you are looking for.  Here are a few ideas to start you thinking, we have many more to suit your Read More...
December 5

2015 Year Code Buyer’s Guide

2015 will soon be here.  You can find our Year Code Buyer's Guide for 2015 here.  Go to the Accessories column, then click on 2015 Year Code Guide to download the PDF.  Make your selection, then give us a Read More...
November 25

Rotary Cabinets Save Time, Space, and Money

Categories: Storage,
It doesn't matter what you store in your office cabinets:  files, forms, drawings, media, books or binders. Whatever you store, you will store it in less space, find it quicker, and save money using rotary cabinets. Read More...
October 20

Flexible Training/Conference Room Solution

Categories: Seating, Workstations,
Do you often need to change the configuration of your training/conference room?  You may be looking for furniture that offers modern design, easy configuration, compact storage, and a moderate price.  You may be looking for Flip-N-Go by Mayline... Read More...
September 12

Simplify Your Digital Life

Categories: Tips,
Many of us use several different digital services each day.  We might store important files in Dropbox, organize our thoughts in Evernote, utilize Gmail to organize our calendar, and keep up with our friends on Facebook.   Wouldn't it be nice if there was a service that Read More...
August 19

Refresh Office Workstation Panels

  Your office workstation panels have served you well, but their age is showing.  The are old, worn, dirty, and quite frankly a color that screams 1985.   You are looking for a way to improve your office work environment at a reasonable cost.  The answer is Read More...
August 8

Organize Your Outlook Inbox

Categories: Tips,
  You get tons of email everyday.  Wading through it can be time consuming.  By establishing a few Rules for Outlook, you can greatly streamline that process. Outlook will sort your incoming email into folders based on rules that you create.  For example, you may Read More...
July 31

Excel Keyboard Shortcuts

Categories: Tips,
Microsoft Excel has been described as one of the best programs ever made, and it is still considered the gold standard for most businesses around the world.  Regardless of your experience with Excel, there is always something new to learn. Keyboard shortcuts are a great way to move Read More...
July 24

Free* 2015 File Year code Labels

*If your business is within 50 miles of downtown Wichita, Kansas, we will give you a free sample box of one of the 2015 Yearcode labels picture below. If you are going to use this type of label on your files, you should take advantage of this free offer.   Read More...
June 25

High Density Weapons Storage

Categories: Storage, Tips,
Law enforcement and military weapons storage present some unique challenges.  Weapons obviously need to be secure, but protecting them from marring by the storage racks is also an important consideration.  High density mobile storage equipment can effectively double your Read More...
May 21

High Density Storage For Wichita Business

Categories: Storage,
Wichita area businesses have relied on T.E. Berry & Associates since 1978 for storage solutions of all types, but especially for high density mobile equipment.   We offer high quality equipment designed to give you many years of valuable, trouble free, service. Read More...
May 12

File Supplies Resource For Wichita Business

In spite of the use of computers, there are still plenty of businesses in the Wichita area that use folders and color code labels for their records.  If you have decided that paper records are best for your organization, then you need a good, reliable source for the filing supplies Read More...
May 2

Perfect Gift For Your Wichita Outdoorsman

Categories: Seating, Tips,
He is a great guy, unique in so many ways, but it is hard to find the right gift for him.  You want to give him a gift that is as unique as he is, totally unexpected, something he will not see coming, but what??? You have found that perfect gift for him!  The Camo Chair! Read More...
April 17

Find A Good $300 Chair In Wichita KS

Categories: Seating,
Are you looking for a chair that offers excellent quality construction, good looks and a great price?  Bolero has quickly become a top selling chair that gives you all that, in the popular mesh back category.   We are offering a promotion of the Bolero chair (model 607.E1.A55) Read More...
January 29

Kansas Ortho Clinic EMR Easy Transition

Categories: Workstations, Tips,
One of the obvious challenges of moving to an Electronic Medical Record is the entry of basic patient history.  A large, multi-location orthopedics clinic wanted to make it possible for their patients to do this entry themselves.  Granted, there are a few patients that are Read More...
December 6

Wichita Mobile Device Charging Station

Power to the People

Recharging mobile devices for your office quests presents a very real challenge.  Outlets are often located in awkward places and in some cases there is simply not enough outlets to meet the demand.  PowerFlex can be your answer.     Read More...
November 9

KS Extreme Duty Law Enforcement Chairs

Categories: Seating,

Police Deserve This Kind Of Support

The Airport Police and Fire Department had a problem.  The typical office chair simply would not hold up to the extreme demands of law enforcement.  Their officers were a broad range of sizes and shapes. Read More...
November 4

How To Create A Million American Jobs

Categories: Tips,

You can help create 1,000,000 jobs in America

by doing one simple thing.

These are difficult times for a lot of Americans.  One of the primary reasons for this is that many are unemployed or underemployed. Read More...
October 30

Chair Foot Ring Failure In Wichita KS

Categories: Seating, Tips,
stand ring versus foot ring
You work at a mid-height, or counter-height workstation, which means your office chair needs a foot ring. This is a common situation if your workstation is in a shop, laboratory, customer service counter, or bank teller. Read More...