New York, NY [November 12, 2015] – Sandler Seating, a high-quality furniture company specializing in European designs, captured three top design awards at Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2015 including two product design awards and the coveted Best in Show. Held annually, the Best of BDNY: Product Design Competition is a juried program that recognizes designers and manufacturers of products that demonstrate functional and aesthetic progress, and above all innovation in each respective category.
Nomado, an innovative highly portable desking system, was the winner in the Furniture: Casegoods and Occasional category. Quo, a lightweight and sturdy stacking chair designed by Martin Ballendat, won the Seating: Dining, Upholstered, Task, Banquet category. In addition, Cocoon, the company’s futuristic-shaped acoustic seating pod designed by Danish Architect Carsten Buhl, was a finalist in the same seating category. Sandler Seating captured the Best In Show award among the nearly 550 BDNY exhibitors.
“With a focus on delivering product for every area of the project, Nomado, Quo and Cocoon are innovative designs that address the need for flexibility in today’s hospitality interiors,” said Roy Sandler, CEO of Sandler Seating. “These products are indicative of our design approach to thinking about product and spaces in new and inventive ways.”
About Sandler Seating
Originated in the U.K., Sandler has been delivering authentic, high-quality furniture since 1946. With roots in upholstery and seating craftsmanship, Sandler has extensive knowledge of the furniture industry delivering quality products to customers for nearly 70 years. Sandler has since expanded its furniture categories to include desking, contract accessories, and Woodlook® collections. Through strategic partnerships with European furniture companies, Sandler services the restaurant, hospitality and contract markets offering an extensive collection of unique products and furniture lines. In 1996 Sandler established its presence in the U.S. with a dedicated customer service team, distribution center and a sales force of over 80 independent sales representatives offering national coverage in all market segments. As part of Sandler’s environmental stewardship, the company sources wood only from certified sustainable sources and uses recyclable materials. Sandler brands include Sandler Seating, Sandler Office and Sandler Woodlook.