Connect Banquet Chair Named ‘Best New Product’ and ‘Best in Show’ at HX

11 August 2017

Power to the people

The Connect Chair drawing crowds and earning top awards at HX: The Hotel Experience this week in New York. Named “Best New Product” and “Best in Show” in the Hotel Products categories, the Connect Chair enables guests to conveniently plug in to a high-capacity USB port powered by a rechargeable battery pack hidden beneath a removable side tray. Whether the Connect Chair is being used for theatre-style seating, as a mobile-device charging hub or as a VIP seat with two padded arm rests, this versatile design has the contemporary style, high durability, and connection options that today’s designers and facility managers demand.

“We are deeply honored to be going home with two highly coveted HX awards for our Connect Chair,” said Garry Ramler, Managing Director. “The Connect Chair really is the best new product on the market because it represents a totally new way of looking at function seating. It’s a banquet chair anyone would be pleased to have in their homes with strong residential inspirations and a wide range of fabric and frame options. It has all the comfort and practical features hoteliers expect from a high-use environment plus it adds conveniences that meeting delegates will enjoy – especially when sitting through a lengthy presentation – such as a place to hang your coat or jacket using the built-in handle grips.

“Not only does it grant the No. 1 wish of today’s mobile-dependent meeting goers – namely, being able to charge their devices without leaving their seats – but it offers up an added convenience to hold personal items and beverages,” said Garry.

Easy storage & handling

The Connect Chair’s contoured seat and flex back design provides ergonomic support for a perfectly relaxed posture, whether sitting through a lengthy presentation, or enjoying a banquet meal at a special function.

High durability

Design for high-density traffic, the Connect Chair’s range of stain-resistant fabrics, commercial-grade foam and powder-coasted frame is standard across Ramler’s high quality banquet furniture.

Garry Ramler – CEO of Ramler International

People are telling us that our removable side tray with USB port is ‘genius.



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