West Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 13, 2012
Norix Group, a leading provider of specialized contract furnishings, has partnered with Trade Only Design Library, Inc. (TODL), the design industry’s largest product research and specification library exclusively for trade professionals. Qualified TODL trade members include interior designers, architects, facility managers, healthcare providers and government purchasers.
TODL is the only product-level specification database that provides search results with detailed trade information for trade professionals who need to make timely and appropriate product decisions. TODL provides trade professionals with instant access to hundreds of thousands of products including furniture for specific applications like healthcare.
“Norix is diversifying into new markets, driven by innovative new products with advanced materials and construction,” states Peter Graves, Norix Vice-President of Sales and Marketing. “TODL allows Norix to reach designers and architects at the point of specification, and increase our brand and product exposure in a cost effective way.”
Trade Only Design Library, Inc. now includes Norix’s wide array of healthcare furniture, medical clinic, emergency room furniture, student & dormitory furniture, as well as a new line of contract furnishings with attributes so unique, TODL created a new product category: Behavioral Healthcare Furniture. This new line allows TODL’s healthcare specifiers access to furnishings created specifically for challenging environments.
Erik Cocks, TODL VP Marketing says, “We’re very excited to now include Norix in our trade-only design library. The healthcare segment is such an important part of TODL with projects constantly being specified, that bringing quality products in both design and application are exactly what we want for our designers, architects and facility managers.”
Norix was recently introduced to TODL members via an e-mail announcement.
For more than 25 years Norix has specialized in providing secure furnishings and fixtures for corrections, behavioral healthcare, transportation, educational institutions, fire/police stations, commercial facilities, shelters, and military installations. The privately held company is headquartered in West Chicago, IL with sales representatives and dealers throughout the U.S. In 2012, Norix launched Safe Environments a news and information blog serving architects, designers, administrators, and facility managers involved in the design, construction, and operation of challenging environments. For more information, call 630.957.4433 or visit: http://www.norix.com
Since its inception in 1997, TODL remains the industry’s only online password-protected, trade-only, searchable product-level design library exclusively for professional designers, architects, and product specifiers. All members have been prescreened and qualified as trade professionals, and membership also extends to design and architectural students and faculty from over 600 schools worldwide. Manufacturers and service providers have in-depth insight and tracking on both activity and leads, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. From email requests to increased brand recognition, TODL connects design professionals to media members, trade shows, and industry representatives in a convenient and efficient online manner. For media requests or more information on TODL, please visit http://www.TODL.com, or contact Erik Cocks at 800.631.3111 or erik(at)todl.com. Follow TODL on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/TODLFanPage, and Twitter at https://twitter.com/#!/todltweets.