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    Great Lakes By Design: Ergonomics

    Design Corner 16 Accoya | the durable and sustainable new modified wood finish introduced by Emeco 18 GeoMetrix | a collection of occasional tables merging minimalism and everyday practicality 19 Sayl | The latest addition to Herman Miller Inc.’s gaming series 22 Powerstrip Plus | the offi ce accessory harnessing powerful productivity Design Spotlight 26 Circadian light rhythm | the…

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    Systems of design

    “People find their own ways of using things regardless of how prescriptive it can be,” said Lee Fletcher, principal and co-founding partner of Fig40, an award-winning, multi-service, industrial design firm based in Toronto, Ontario. “We need to have a sensitivity to that.” This intention to the intrinsic human nature of design underscores the Fig40 portfolio, which Fletcher has been building…