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Trends, thinking, design, and all that’s happening in the world of seating.

Cinema & The Age of Streaming

Over the years, release gaps—the time between a movie’s theatrical debut and release on streaming services, DVD, or BluRay—have been steadily...
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Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Fixed Seating Products

CDC and EPA Guidelines The cleaning guidelines for all Irwin products align with the guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...
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5 Things to Know About Air Circulation in Indoor Venues

As venues carefully reopen, all are looking for ways to reduce virus transmission inside to keep guests and staff safe. Over the past year,...
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How To Communicate COVID-19 Updates as a Venue Manager

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect every area of American life, and many venues and gathering places remain closed or are operating well...
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How Cinemas, PACs, and other Venues Still Spread Joy in 2020

This has been an especially challenging year for cinemas and performing art centers, as well as for the audiences who love them. Being unable to...
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Visibility Factors: How to Give Your Audience a Great Visual Experience

What your guests are able to see when they sit down to enjoy a show is among the most important concerns when designing a space. Good sight lines...
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Basics of ADA and Accessibility for Auditoriums

Making accessible and ADA-compliant event spaces is a serious responsibility for designers. It allows for everyone who attends events in your...
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Challenges & Solutions for Restoring Historical Theaters

In 1998, Irwin Seating purchased a subsidiary that specialized in restorations. Experienced and dedicated project managers and restorers came with...
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Cinemas/Movie Theaters: Safe Reopen Survey Data Brief

As the country pivots toward reopening, Irwin Seating asked its customers how they planned to approach the return to business.  Topics ranged from...
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Safe Reopen Survey Data Brief

As the country pivots toward reopening, Irwin Seating asked its customers how they planned to approach the return to business.  Topics ranged from...
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The New Normal - Preparing Your Facility and  Guests for a Safe Return

Events and gatherings are on pause while the world recovers, but monitoring and maintaining your facility still continues. Here are some important...
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Enhance the Movie-Going Experience with Luxury Recliners

The cinema industry is evolving in every aspect. From the movies and events at the theater to screening technology to dining options, cinemas are...
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Competing for Gen Z In The Age Of Streaming

Are we in the midst of a generational shift in movie-going? Not according to the 129 students who recently shared their opinions with The New York...
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Exhibiting Vision: Seizing Opportunity in the Cinema Business

It is an exciting time to be in the movie business. This is true not only for filmmakers in Hollywood and other parts, but the other side of the...
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