The international office expert is a specialist in the design and furnishing of modern office and working environments. Bene defines the office as a living space, and its concepts, products, and services turn this philosophy into a reality. The Bene Group is a globally active company with its head office and production facilities in Waidhofen an der Ybbs, Austria. As a key market player in Europe, Bene stands for innovative concepts, inspiring offices and high-quality design, and develops and produces customised solutions for all company sizes.
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Tara Catriona Bichler
Corporate Communications Manager
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“The world is changing. Workplaces are changing. People are changing. And so are we.” International office furniture expert Bene’s new image campaign under the motto “Challenge Everything” focuses on the transformation of our working environments. The campaign was created by the Viennese agency WE MAKE STORIES.
At Bene’s traditional Advent celebrations last week in the Vienna flagship store, the latest innovative office concepts and new products were on show. Over 200 invited guests attended the event and were clearly delighted by the new products and colour schemes showcased by the international office furniture expert.
The international office furniture expert Bene was again granted the right to bear the federal coat of arms at the beginning of November and was voted one of the top 10 employers with the most modern corporate culture in Austria. With these two major awards, Bene confirms its important role as a creative company and an attractive employer in Austria.
At Maison&Objet in Paris, Bene will present its innovative solutions for tomorrow’s working environment. This will be a world characterised by design and international flair and a world in which the separation of work and leisure continues to dissolve.
In the first half of 2019 Bene met its growth targets for Germany and reported very positive business development there. The company’s branch offices in Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Cologne and Munich all contributed to this strong result, together with a significant increase in the number of specialist retail partners throughout the country. With around 20% of the company’s total sales, Germany is Bene’s most important core market after Austria; medium-term plans for the international office furnishing specialist include double-digit sales growth in Germany.
Taking stock after slightly more than two years of Bene IDEA LAB, Bene Group draws a positive conclusion about this venture in its Vienna flagship store. Bene IDEA LAB is a creative space for developing innovative ideas for companies of all sizes. So far, it has hosted over 150 events with over 5,000 visitors; this is a great achievement for the Bene Group.
From 23 to 25 June 2019, Bene opened its first exhibition space in Israel, with over 100 guests, customers and friends in attendance. In 120 m² at the showroom of its local partner Global in Tel Aviv, the international office expert is presenting future-oriented office solutions for communication and exchanges as well as for management and team work in the modern office. Bene and its innovative office solutions fit Israel perfectly, as the country has positioned itself as a hub for start-ups, innovative companies, and international tech giants.
Approaching the end of a very successful first half of 2019 for Bene Switzerland, the long-established, Austrian-based company last week held the Bene Open Days in the Wallisellen showroom, from 25 to 27 June, presenting a selection of classic lines and new products. Over 100 interior architects, architects, designers, change managers and customers attended as guests of the international office furniture expert, and were clearly delighted by the innovative working environments on display, and the inspiring keynote presentations.
Last week at DENFAIR Melbourne, Australia’s largest furniture and design fair, Bene presented its multiple award-winning furniture ranges PIXEL and STUDIO by Bene and a Think Tank for the first time in Australia. In this fifth instance of DENFAIR Melbourne from 20 to 22 June, international companies and high-end brands introduced their current innovations and ideas for the home to over 8,000 visitors. This was the first year in which office furniture was also included.
The Economic Chamber of Lower Austrian (WKNÖ) honoured the best training programmes in the state at the end of May, and awarded Bene the special trophy for 2019 for having the most victorious trainees in competitions. With two first-place and one second-place finish in the State Trainee Competition 2019 in Pöchlarn, the international office furniture specialist’s next generation also had a successful start in the 2019 competition season.