Topics of interest for DewertOkin, our customers and the industrial sectors – here you'll find informative articles and up-to-date contributions from our Bedding, Seating, Office, Medical and Agrar divisions. 

Cinemas focus on luxury: better comfort thanks to adjustable seating

Improved comfort in cinemas is primarily provided by more comfortable, versatile seating options. With more than 20 years of experience in the furniture industry, DewertOkin is the leading manufacturer of drive and system technology for motorised adjustable armchair and sofa applications...

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Adjustable beds are simplifying everyday hospital life

Slowly but surely, digitisation in the healthcare sector is progressing throughout Europe. It is fundamentally changing the world of work: not merely by introducing new technologies, but by changing and facilitating entire work processes...

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The history of the armchair: from a wooden chair to smart seating

We sit for most of our day. Adults spend on average 50 to 70 percent of their time sitting. Comfort is very important to us and many people would like to find comfort in an armchair. But few people ever think about where the furniture actually comes from or how it has changed over the centuries...

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Ergonomics in the office: How height-adjustable desks promote health

The average office worker spends a total of 80,000 hours sitting down at work – the equivalent of more than nine years. However, many employees find it difficult to maintain a healthy sitting posture over ...

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Sleeping healthier: Germans like to use sleep apps

Almost one third of all Germans suffer from sleeping difficulties. Poor sleep has a negative effect on mental and physical health and performance, which then affects professional and social life...

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Japan has world's highest density of hospital beds

With around 13 hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants, Japan is the world leader, closely followed by South Korea (approx. 12 beds). Germany has about 7 beds per 1,000 inhabitants...

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Intensive care beds: a global comparison reveals significant differences

When compared globally, the USA and Germany have the highest number of intensive care beds per inhabitant. In the USA, there are just under 34 intensive care beds per 100,000 inhabitants...

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