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We LOVE doing what we do. Sometimes we want to yell as loud as we can about an item we love. We'll use our news section to update the world on the happenings at MidCity. Whether it is an staff hiring, plugging a fundraiser we support, a client case study or just something we'd like to share, this is our forum to get the word out.  


National Beer Mile

July 16, 2016
National Beer Mile

Four beers. One mile. One awesome party.  We had a BLAST on Saturday for the National Beer Mile. Team MidCity spent the day "bonding" and having a little fun. Everyone made it to the finish line and nobody got hurt, a win win for all! If you'd like to join our team next year, shoot Katie a...

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A final goodbye to Millard Fillmore Hospital at Gates Circle

April 12, 2016

We've collaborated with TM Montante Development on several projects over the years, such as the Solar Park Project, Metal Mart International, E Sonic and the Green Career Institute. We are proud to live a city with so much excitement and enthusiasm for a better, brighter future!   ...

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LEARN at the Innovation Center

December 18, 2015
Adam Wittman and Max Thomas installing the LOFTwall in the LEARN Center.

I'm sure you've heard of Start Up Buffalo, Start Up Grind or Start Up Weekend over the past few years. Buffalo is packed with entrepreneurial resources to help start up business's get their foot in the door. But many need continuous support during their early stages. The Buffalo Niagara Medical Camp...

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Buffcon 2015

September 2, 2015

BuffCon was the first event of its kind that the IIDA Buffalo City Center threw this past August. Buffcon was created to bring the region’s most talented designers, architects and developers to the TriMain Building for an evening of new product introductions. Manufacturers from across the stat...

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Buffalo Medical Group, P.C. Re-designs Their Orchard Park Location

May 21, 2015
Buffalo Medical Group waiting room

When Buffalo Medical Group redesigned their Orchard Park facility in the summer of 2014, they entrusted the expertise of MidCity Office Furniture to bring their ideas to fruition. "We accomplished this patient experience with our partners at MidCity Office Furniture. The outcome was astonishing. Fr...

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Do active desks make you a happier, healthier person?

April 22, 2015
Allsteel height adjustable surface mounted on Allsteel Stride panels

“Stand up desks make a lot of sense for health and productivity. But treadmills? While they are great for your health, they are not necessarily known for productivity in the workplace." Kurt Amico We all know that sitting all day is not condusive to a having a healthy mind or body. But how c...

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TRIMANIA

April 9, 2015
Trimania 2013

Art, Music and Mischief to benefit Buffalo Arts Studio. TRIMANIA is an "epic celebration of art, culture, and music..." On Saturday, April 18th, over 3,000 guests will get to enjoy 6 FLOORS filled with live bands, DJ's, dancers, performers, comedians, poets, visual artists, and m...

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Junior Achievement: They have the dream. You inspire the pursuit.

January 6, 2015
SMC Winners

On Thursday, December 11,  350 local students had the opportunity to experience the thrill of the trading floor of the stock market at Junior Achievement's Sixth Annual Stock Market Challenge. M&T Bank was the Presenting Sponsor. West Herr and MidCity Office Furniture were proud t...

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Do sad desks lead to sad employees? - The Buffalo News

December 2, 2014
 Messy desk

The Buffalo News ran this interesting story today. What do you think, do sad offices make you sad? "“It will undermine your feeling of self-worth,” said Alan Hedge, a Cornell University professor whose teachings and research focus on the effect of workplace ergonomics on the health, c...

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Cowork. Innovate. Collaborate

November 3, 2014
Dig Cowork

BUFFALO, NY – When Pat Whalen of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus was looking to furnish d!g- the Design Innovation Garage designed by Omar Khan of Liminal Projects, he looked to MidCity for guidance. The goal was to foster a co-working environment for creative individuals to collaborate wi...

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MidCity Hires Kieffer as Interior Designer

May 16, 2014
Sarah Kieffer

BUFFALO, NY – Kurt Amico, President of MidCity Office Furniture, announced today that Sarah Kieffer has been hired as an Interior Designer. “Sarah has a quiet intensity that shows through in her work and has shown a willingness to accept responsibility above and beyond her years,”...

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A Little Birdie Told Me...

May 7, 2014

Warm weather is on it's way! It's time to start thinking about getting outdoors and hitting the golf course. MidCity is proud to be the title sponsor for this years BNSME 19th Annual Golf Outing. It's a great fundraiser benefiting Junior Achievement of WNY. The mission of Junior Achievement is to p...

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Creating Design Standards for Out of State Locations

March 28, 2014
Welcome to Synacor Boston!

Boston, MA - When Synacor Inc. (Nasdaq:SYNC), a Buffalo based technology company, needed to open an office near Boston, MA, they called MidCity. We were asked to design, space plan, and furnish their space. They wanted to create a standard when it came to future Synacor offices.

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MidCity Chosen to Furnish SUNY IT's New Dining Hall

February 18, 2014
SUNY IT's new dining hall featuring Mylo chairs, Brandon tables and Napoli booths by ERG International.

BUFFALO, NY - MidCity Office Furniture completed a new project for State University of New York Institute of Technology. When SUNY IT renovated their dining hall, they wanted style and comfort - while still maintaining their budget.  MidCity helped them create a space that was fun and inviting...

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MidCity Office Furnishes SUNY Oswego's Science Center

February 6, 2014
SUNY Oswego Shineman Science Center Atrium

BUFFALO, NY - MidCity Office Furniture recently completed the furniture installation of SUNY Oswego's Shineman Science Center. When SUNY Oswego needed to furnish their student center with lounge and cafe furniture they called on MidCity. "We were excited to have been Oswego's #1 choice to furnish t...

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