2016 HON Furniture Preview: New Products, Discontinuations, Price Changes

Upcoming Discontinuations

Manufacturers continuously improve and refresh their solutions, and occasionally, the need arises for certain products, fabrics and finishes to be discontinued. Effective January 2, 2016, the following laminate and veneer finishes are being dropped from the HON product line. However, suggested substitutes can help match current furniture as needed.

• Columbian Walnut Laminate and Veneer. Suggested Substitute: Mocha
• Henna Cherry Laminate and Veneer. Suggested Substitute: Cognac
• Harbor Teak Laminate and Veneer. Suggested Substitute: Pinnacle
• Shadow Laminate. Suggested Substitute:  Grey Tigris

See HON product discontinuations >

Upcoming Price Increases

Based on market analysis and the life-cycle management of HON’s product portfolio, HON will be implementing a price adjustment effective January 1, 2016 on HON and basyx by HON branded products. The average adjustment for the most popular models will be 1.8%. Some products will be adjusted up to 2.9%. Prices are NOT changing for several popular items in these lines: Ignition seating, Endorse® seating, Nucleus® seating, 10500 Series™ Desking, 10700 Series™ Desking, Brigade® lateral files, Accelerate panels and most systems worksurfaces.

To lock in 2015 prices for your next project, orders must be placed before the end of the year. Contact us in the Perry Office Plus Furniture Department at (800) 234-6605 to get started or ask questions.

Recent New Products 

We have seen the introduction of several new furniture products and improvements this year and expect these to really be some of the more popular items in 2016.

HON Soothe™ Healthcare Seating

Designed specifically for healthcare environments, the Soothe collection maximizes comfort along the patient’s journey to recovery, enhances functionality for the caregiver, and creates the versatility required to deliver a higher level of care. The collection includes a specialty Recliner with a wide range of options, Patient Chairs that are comfortable, responsive and easy to clean, and coordinating Side Tables. Learn more on hon.com >

HON Height Adjustable Table Bases

You can now incorporate standing-height worksurfaces into any space, as they are designed to work with any HON worksurface to give anyone in workstations and private offices a much-needed change of pace and posture. The 3-stage column design makes the bases ideal for supporting a variety of users and work styles. Learn more on hon.com >

HON Accelerate

Design features for the this newest systems furniture from HON include thin profile glass panels, personal storage elements and a variety of worksurface options, all working together. The clear, frosted, or frameless glass and tackable or nontackable fabric panel stackers deliver privacy while providing access to natural light. Accelerate is designed to accommodate multiple configurations through a single solution and the optimized selection and versatile 72″ panels use fewer parts, making it simple to plan, order, install and reconfigure. Learn more on hon.com >


What are your plans for 2016? We want to help! Reach out at (800) 234-6605 or email us at furniture@perryop.com.

Check out our online Furniture Project Gallery and see what we can do for your space >

About Perry Office Plus
We're Central Texas' largest independent office products & furniture dealer and have been locally owned and operated since our establishment in 1920. Visit our website to shop for all your office supplies and call any of our fantastic Customer Service Reps if you have any questions or need help with your office products.

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