Impromptu® Lectern from Safco® Products Earns the GEI Seal of Endorsement

Minneapolis (February 2017) – Safco® Products Company announces the acquisition of the assets of Focal™ Upright Furniture, LLC, a designer and manufacturer of award-winning, ergonomic office furniture. Through this acquisition, Safco is further expanding their Active Working product line.

Safco's Impromptu® Lecterns have earned the Global Educator Institute (GEI) Seal of Endorsement, placing it among the best teaching products available today. A GEI Seal of Endorsement is becoming one of the most recognized and prestigious awards in the educational market for establishing the benchmark of excellence in learning products. Products bearing the GEI Seal of Endorsement have earned the distinction for improving both learning and the learning environment. Impromptu Lecterns are easily mobile to fit the need for today's flexible classroom environment. The entire line of Impromptu products help create a cohesive learning environment and includes everything a classroom might need, including tables, mobile filing systems, literature racks, TV carts, storage centers, whiteboards and more.

"At Safco, we are dedicated to creating product solutions that help create a better learning environment, wherever that place may be," said Carrie Eidem, Senior Marketing Manager at Safco. "We're honored to receive GEI's Seal of Endorsement from teachers who see our product as an asset to the learning environment of their students."

Known for outstanding customer service, Safco has a long-standing heritage for quality designed products for the work and learning environments. Impromptu Lecterns were designed to withstand long-term classroom usage, and Impromptu's line of easily mobile products makes it perfectly suited to the flexible environment of today's schools and workplaces.

GEI Process
Products that earn the GEI Seal of Endorsement have been subjected to an in-depth rubric that evaluates effectiveness, durability, value, and ease of use. GEI Reviewers submit their qualitative and quantitative feedback for review and analysis by the GEI Executive Team. This team has more than 100 years combined teaching and administrative experience, and includes a PhD, numerous state certifications, and a nationally recognized educational consultant.

About Safco Products
For 50 years, Safco Products has grown to be a leading manufacturer of over 2,200 organization and comfort enhancing products for the workplace, delivered with the best service in the industry. Wherever people work, whatever the market trends and ever-changing needs of business life, Safco Products will be one step ahead with trend-right products.

For more information
Carrie Eidem | CarrieEidem@SafcoProducts.com | 763.536.6754

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