Software capability and industry demand tend to drive each other forward. When software advancements are made in response to a specific consumer need, they tend to include plausibly related options and alternative tools above and beyond what is sufficient to satisfy the stated need. Likewise, the availability of new software tools and design capabilities tends to drive innovation, especially with creative types, like designers.
How the Push for Sustainability is Changing the Furniture Industry
Sustainability was once considered a lofty goal pushed for only by the most progressive, unrealistic companies. Today, however, attitudes towards sustainability have shifted dramatically, and it is virtually a necessity for any successful business to participate in green initiatives. Among many industries that have embraced environmental stewardship, the furniture industry may be one of the most interesting.
365 Days of Innovation: A Recap of Gerber Technology's 2019
2019 was a HUGE year for Gerber Technology! Here’s a recap of some of the biggest moments and accomplishments from the last 12 months.
The Performance Principle
For over 400 years, chairs have been produced at Polstermöbel Oelsa’s facility in Rabenau, which is why historians refer to Rabenau as the cradle of the European sitting furniture craft. Oelsa makes around 140 models of upholstered furniture, from traditional styles to modern, based on ingenious just-in-time production.
Coming Soon: Gerber University Subscription Passes
As technology evolves, so is the way people consume online content. Online streaming services like Netflix and Hulu have taken the subscription approach to a whole new level; and in so doing, created a brand-new standard for the way we expect to access content online -- pay a fee, and you have unlimited access to a product for a given period of time.
Gerber Technology is now adopting the same approach, and we are pleased to introduce a new subscription service for users to access Gerber University. With access to unlimited content, users are able to access learning and training virtually; whenever, wherever and as many times as they please. This gives users the freedom to learn with ease and flexibility.