National Office Furniture Introduces New Seating, Tables, and Surface Materials

National Office Furniture, a unit of Kimball International, Inc., continues to introduce new and innovative products to the contract office furniture market that meet the needs of today’s changing workplaces. With a commitment to designing and developing relevant, stylish, budget-friendly products, National is proud to introduce the following new products:

National_Lavoro_seatingLavoro™ Seating

The Lavoro family of seating features task chairs, stools, and guest chairs. Lavoro is Italian for “work” and Lavoro is ready to work for you! Customize the fit of Lavoro with various seat, arm, and lumbar adjustments. Upholstered or plastic seats paired with mesh, upholstered, or plastic back options give you the flexibility to create the look you want. From task to stool to guest, this robust offering can beautifully outfit an entire facility.

National_Ditto_seatingDitto™ Seating

Ditto is a high density stacker with a slim silhouette and sleek metal frame. The stylish perforated back design and gentle flex back feature make long-term or short-term sitting a breeze. Ditto can be stacked up to 25 high and is available in seven color options. In standard height or stool height, Ditto is ideal for learning centers, training rooms, lecture halls, cafés, classrooms, and so much more.


National_Wander_seatingWander™ Seating

Wander task seating is budget-friendly with a sense of style and dedicated to comfort. With a breathable mesh back and lumbar support, Wander takes comfort and ergonomics to the next level without sacrificing style. The synchronous tilt control and adjustable arms allow users to adjust Wander to meet their individual needs.  Deliver comfort and value without drifting away from the basics with Wander.

National_Jewel_seatingJewel™ Seating

Jewel is the epitome of classic style and comfortable support with a splash of contemporary flair. Jewel’s molded wood shell creates a refined silhouette, while the tubular legs highlight the elegance of mixed materials. The integrated handle adds design detail and allows for ease of movement. Jewel guest chairs, available with or without arms, are easy to store with smart stackability. The armless stools and guest chairs complement each other and make Jewel a gem in any space.

National_Universal_tablesUniversal Tables

Universal tables have been enhanced and are now available with white back painted glass tops. For occasional table height and collaborative height, this new surface creates a sleek and modern style with a functional twist. The glass top can be used as a writeable surface, so feel free to jot down important notes during a conversation or doodle while relaxing. The slight bevel edge paired with disc bases make this table a standout in any space.

National_Whimsy_seatingWhimsy™ Seating

The Whimsy impromptu seating offering has expanded to include smaller sizes and a new trapezoid shape. This new shape pairs nicely with the existing square models to create a serpentine run. Whether you need supplementary seating available on a whim, or pull-up seating for casual collaboration spaces, Whimsy allows you to be flexible and comfortable.

National_Exhibit_shelvesExhibit™ Wall Rail Solution

Exhibit transforms walls into vertical workspaces. New single, double, and triple shelf inserts offer additional design flexibility and to create spaces to increase productivity. Exhibit shelves can be wood, laminate, or a combination of both. Exhibit’s efficient use of wall space allows users to add slat walls with work tools, marker boards, and tack boards in addition to the shelf inserts. Exhibit can also support worksurfaces and overhead storage units. Exhibit’s applications are endless.

Surface Materials

Sable on Walnut Veneer

Our new Sable on Walnut straight grain veneer is available on select series like WaveWorks®, Epic™, Exhibit™, and Mio™. This veneer coordinates with the existing Sable laminate and wood seating finish.

New Laminates

Our laminates offering has expanded to add five new solid laminates and five new pattern laminates. Designer White Linear and Cinder Linear have a raised linear texture that gives the illusion of solid colored wood. Specifiers have the option of selecting the grain standard or horizontal on select series and locations.

  • Solid Laminates: Frosty White, Mojave, Mouse, Designer White Linear, Cinder Linear
  • Pattern Laminates: Crisp Linen, Elemental Concrete, Flax Gauze, Paloma Bisque, Smoke Quarstone

About National Office Furniture:

National Office Furniture, a brand unit of Kimball International, Inc. (NASDAQ: KBAL), is a Jasper, Indiana-based manufacturer of high-quality office furnishings. Since 1980, National has built a reputation for excellence with stylish furniture of exceptional value; a dedication to personalized service; product designs that reflect a passion for the user’s comfort and productivity; and a commitment to environmental responsibility. National operates facilities in Santa Claus and Jasper, Indiana; and Fordsville and Danville, Kentucky. For more information about National and its products, visit