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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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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 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 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 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 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 Adds 30-Unit Model to Store & Charge Cart Family

Posted | Mon, August 5, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a U.S. manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for learning and business environments, today added a 30-unit tablet charging cart to its Store & Charge family of carts. The MDMTAB30 is designed to charge, store, secure and transport up to 30 tablets regard ...
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Bretford Reveals iLab Agile Learning Space Research Results

Posted | Mon, June 10, 2013
Bretford Manufacturing, Inc.®, a United States manufacturer of technology-enabled furniture for agile learning and business environments, in partnership with Hillbrook School and HERO, Inc., today revealed results from a two-year research project that investigated the impact of the physical envi ...
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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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