OFIS Furniture pivots business plan, opening showroom to residents furnishing their home offices


NORTH BRUNSWICK – OFIS Home furniture LLC’s showroom in North Brunswick is celebrating its one particular-yr anniversary of providing business office home furnishings to the public.

In business enterprise for more than a few a long time, OFIS Furniture buys chairs, desks and other business home furnishings from closing or downsizing organizations, refurbishes them, then sells them at discounts to other firms, in accordance to data presented by Andrea Castro of Workplace Furnishings in Stock (OFIS).

In December 2020, nonetheless, when it became obvious that the household-office trend wasn’t likely absent, OFIS Furniture operator Russell Castro built a pandemic-induced pivot and opened his showroom to the public.

“The longer men and women were sitting down on folding chairs in their makeshift residence workplaces, the clearer it turned that they needed an up grade, and I knew we could support,” Russell Castro said in the statement.

OFIS Household furniture presents chairs by the likes of Steelcase, Herman Miller, Knoll, Haworth, Bernhardt and some others, as perfectly as sit/stand desks, smooth seating, couches, club chairs, perform pods, stacking chairs, aspect chairs, ottomans, benches, cubicles and much more — at 75%–80% off retail price ranges.

Almost everything is refurbished, cleaned, sanitized and bought with prolonged warranties, according to the statement.

“Customers tell me they had taken their workplace home furnishings for granted and hardly ever understood they had been sitting down on a $1,200 chair at work,” Russell Castro said in the assertion. “When their backs get started to damage, a inexpensive chair from Amazon is not likely to slash it. We’re industry experts at providing refurbished higher-stop home furniture at reduced rates to corporations, so we figured why not start off selling to the public?”

Throughout the earlier yr, the company’s 125,000-sq.-foot showroom has turn into a location for staff looking for to furnish their house workplaces with significant-finish furnishings at cost-effective price ranges.

“Business has been booming,” Russell Castro claimed in the statement. “There are strains close to the corner each Saturday when the New Jersey showroom opens, and people are coming from as significantly absent as Boston and Delaware to discover the best chair.

“It’s been so thriving that we opened a next place in Florida. With companies rethinking their business office configurations, and persons settling into house or hybrid work spaces for the long run, we expect to celebrate many more anniversaries serving the community.”

OFIS Household furniture LLC Showroom is open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays at 2300 Route 1, North Brunswick.

For extra facts, stop by www.OfficeFurnitureInStock.com