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Bretford® Earns Four Best of Show Awards at ISTE

Bretford® Earns Four Best of Show Awards at ISTE

Posted | Wed, July 23, 2014
Bretford® Earns Four Best of Show Awards at ISTE CHICAGO — July 23, 2014 — Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, today announced that four of its newest education- focused products earned cov ...
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Bretford Debuts PureCharge Carts and Stations for iPad

Bretford Debuts PureCharge Carts and Stations for iPad

Posted | Sun, June 29, 2014
As a way to offer organizations an affordable, easy-to-use iPad charging option, Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, today debuted the PureCharge family of iPad and iPad mini charging carts and stations. The P ...
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Bretford Introduces Core 36M Charge Cart for Chromebooks

Bretford Introduces Core 36M Charge Cart for Chromebooks

Posted | Sun, June 29, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, has introduced Core 36M, a 36-unit charging cart that is optimized for Chromebooks, yet is versatile enough to also support most tablets, laptops/hybrids and ultrabooks used ...
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Bretford Makes Space-Saving MobilePro Mount for Apple Displays

Posted | Mon, June 9, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, has launched a new version of its MobilePro Wall Mount specifically for Apple-branded displays. Offering the lowest profile possible with tilt and swivel capabilities, the n ...
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Bretford PowerSync+ Mobile Companion App Available

Posted | Mon, June 9, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a global manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for schools and businesses, today announced that the companion app for its PowerSync+ enabled charge and sync products is now available (http://www.appstore.com/powersync). Shown for the first time at TCEA earli ...
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Bretford Incorporates Screen Share & Seating Adds Comfort

Posted | Mon, June 9, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, has incorporated a Screen Share option to its line of EXPLORE Teaming Tables so groups can more easily share ideas. To bring a more comfortable seating experience to those w ...
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Bretford Introduces MOTIV Midback Sofa/MOTIV Chair w/ Casters

Posted | Mon, June 9, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, has added the MOTIV Midback Sofa and the MOTIV Chair with Casters to its popular line of soft seating for casual and collaborative spaces. They will be shown for the first t ...
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Bretford Debuts First Power System w/ Exchangeable Components

Posted | Mon, June 9, 2014
n n Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, today unveiled the world's first easy-to-use modular power system with exchangeable power components. The Juice Power System uses unique "Juice Connector ...
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Bretford Expands EXPLORE Series with Chair with Tablet Arm

Posted | Thu, March 6, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, has expanded its popular EXPLORE Series of seating products to include a chair with a tablet arm. The EXPLORE Chair with Tablet Arm creates a compact, highly versatile work ...
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Bretford's Commitment to Building a Sustainable Business Model

Posted | Thu, March 6, 2014
In 2011, design and furniture manufacturer Bretford® made a commitment to reducing its greenhouse gas (GHG) impact to net zero by becoming CarbonNeutral® certified. The leading manufacturer of furniture for both learning and work environments is among the first in the furniture industry to a ...
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eSchool News Article: Two products to support school iPad use

Posted | Tue, February 18, 2014
At the Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) conference last week, our editors were on the lookout for innovative, yet practical ed-tech products and services. Here are two such products that could help make iPad rollouts more convenient for schools. New ‘app-enabled&rsqu ...
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Tech & Learning Reviews Pulse 36M

Posted | Tue, February 18, 2014
The Bretford 36-Unit Pulse™ charging cart is designed for tablets as well as Chromebook and Ultrabook computers. Quality and Effectiveness: The charging cart comes preassembled. When we received it, we only had to readjust the separators that fell off during delivery. The reviewer used ...
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Bretford Launches Core 10s Store & Charge Cabinet

Posted | Wed, February 5, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, global manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for schools and businesses, today launched its first small-capacity, wall-mountable store and charge cabinet for multiple device brands. The Core™ 10S, combines universal AC charging for up to 10 tablets or ...
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Bretford Releases First App-Enabled Charge & Sync Products

Posted | Wed, February 5, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a global manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for schools and businesses, today released the world’s first app-enabled charge and sync products for iOS devices. The PowerSync Cart® 40, PowerSync Cart® 20 and PowerSync Station™ 20 for iPa ...
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Bretford at BETT 2014

Posted | Wed, January 22, 2014
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a global manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, will debut new European-specific mobile device charging solutions for Apple iPad, iPad mini, Chromebooks and Ultrabooks. Ideal for use in 21st century learning environment ...
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Bretford Introduces Fluid Power for MOTIV Soft Seating

Posted | Thu, December 12, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.® today announced its MOTIV™ Soft Seating products are now available with a complete daisy chain-style power system that increases the number of mobile devices that can be charged from a single electrical outlet. Fluid Power for MOTIV allows up to six power unit ...
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Bretford Showcases Furniture for Mobility/Technology/Learning

Posted | Wed, December 4, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.® (Booth #338), will share research, products, school projects and other information pertaining to furniture for mobility, technology and learning this week during EdSpaces 2013 (formerly NSSEA), December 4-6 in San Antonio, Texas. During the event, Bretford will offe ...
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Bretford Launches #LearningIs Campaign

Posted | Mon, October 21, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, today launched a new campaign called #LearningIs that provides free resources about 21st century learning while giving educators a forum to share their experiences with one ...
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Bretford Focuses on 21st Century Learning Environments

Posted | Fri, October 18, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, today announced that it will wind down production of many of its traditional library and conference room products, effective April 30, 2014. Instead, Bretford will continue ...
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Bretford Adds Four Regional Managers to Sales Force

Posted | Fri, October 4, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, today announced the addition of four new Regional Sales Managers (RSMs) to focus primarily on Bretford’s growing nationwide customer base. “Our newest regiona ...
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Bretford Minds and Muscles: Link Between Cognitive and Physical

Posted | Tue, September 24, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, is continuing its monthly webinar program with the brand new session, “Minds and Muscles: The Link Between Cognitive and Physical” taking place on Thursday, Sept ...
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Bretford Ships New Cart and Rollers for iOS Devices

Posted | Thu, August 29, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, is now shipping its high capacity charging cart, the Mobility Cart™ 42 for iPad and iPad mini. Also shipping are the Bretford PowerSync Roller™ 10 for iPad and t ...
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Bretford Webinar Bodies in Motion: A Critical Part of Learning

Posted | Mon, August 26, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, has resumed its popular monthly webinar program with the brand new session, “Bodies in Motion: A Critical Part of Learning,” taking place on Thursday, August 29 ...
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What Do Teachers Really Want From A Charging Trolley

Posted | Thu, July 26, 2012
This is the question we put to teachers at BETT this year and below are the Top 5 responses we received. 1 It has to be lightweight and easy to move around the school EcoCart™ 16V is up to 50% lighter than alternative 16 bay charging trolleys currently available on the market, makin ...
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Laptop Loans - How To Make It Work

Posted | Thu, July 26, 2012
Having a loan service of laptops for students is highly desirable.  The main problem is getting them back! This is the story of Walworth Academy’s desire to implement a self-service laptop loan system, allowing school students to book in and book out laptops as needed. A key el ...
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Introducing the NEW 30 bay EcoCart

Posted | Wed, July 25, 2012
Promoting the same lightweight plastic construction as the rest of the EcoCart™ range, the new 30 bay model is cost effective and feature rich. Horizontal storage Unique plastic construction Lightweight Power management Energy saving timer Low carbon fo ...
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