OSU has negotiated discounts with several new office furniture suppliers. With the goal of offering many furniture purchasing alternatives to OSU and its affiliates, these new supplier contracts represent 24 manufacturers, allowing options for any taste and any budget. These pricing agreements are available for use by OSU and its affiliates.
Furniture purchases can be from a variety of suppliers depending on the total cost of the purchase. Below you will find a list of suppliers presently on contract with OSU.
Key things to consider when purchasing furniture:
Most suppliers allow testing of chairs prior to placing firm orders to ensure a proper fit for the end customer. It is highly recommended that staff test for fit, ergonomics, and comfort before investing in a chair.
The following agreements should be the primary sources for supply on contracted systems furniture (click on the supplier's name for the contract summary):
Business Interiors (Staples)
Hyphn (formerly SmithCFI)
PacificWRO (formerly Workplace Resource of Oregon)