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New chairs in the ECOSOC chamber

The meeting chamber of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at the UN Headquarters in New York, designed by architect Sven Markelius in 1950, needed new chairs. That new chair is Zen New York, designed and developed by Åke Axelsson for furniture manufacturer Gärsnäs, on assignment by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of ...

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Ronja – a tale of Swedish beech

“Ronja is no ordinary new chair, but marks the start of a process by Gärsnäs to use more domestic, locally sourced raw materials. We are making the effort, which hopefully will lead to Swedish wood being used in much more of our furniture,” says Dag Klockby, part-owner of Gärsnäs AB. “The main idea is to ...

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Reuse is a vital component in our plan

We are moving towards a circular world. By 2030, we will be completely climate/environmental neutral in accordance with our vision. Reuse is a vital component in our plan. The idea is to take special care of used Gärsnäs furniture, to renovate it in various degrees and give a new lease of long life. Well-used, worn ...

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