The OBOS 'local hub' - Community-based office work environments

Norwegian home builders OBOS unveil the ‘OBOS local hub’, a community work hub providing flexible workspaces to bridge the gap between the home and the office in the suburbs of Oslo. We explore the reasons behind and benefits presented by this new addition to the workspace ecosystem.

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Authentic, sturdy & stylish - Unique shoe brand Kastel share the secrets of their success

Founder of Norwegian shoe brand Kastel, Andreas Malo Dyb speaks to us about their alternative approach to the fashion industry, and how movement and energy are the bedrock of their working day.

How can Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) improve your workplace sustainability?

An introduction to EPDs - what they are, why they are important, and how they can positively influence the environmental impact of your workplace design project.

Visionary interior architects unveil their second “less waste” office design

Warsaw-based architects Workplace return with their second “Less Waste Offi...

How hazardous is the chrome on your furniture?

Chrome is a popular choice when it comes to making things shiny – but at wh...

Upcycling project in Singapore for Flokk customer Neste

Turning waste into fashion, Flokk work with specialist upcycling tailor to ...

How furniture can help contribute towards the WELL Building Standard

As workplace wellbeing and sustainability becomes increasingly relevant, th...

Flokk's 2030 goals are a long-term commitment to sustainability

Our ambitious 2030 Sustainability goals on climate, materials and energy.

New research centre in Norway is the world’s most sustainable building

Trondheim’s ZEB Lab is a unique place to study, work and learn, designed to...

3 ways how innovation can promote sustainability

Why opting for more environmentally friendly ideas should be seen as a chal...