Varidesk News

As a leader in the standing desk industry, VARIDESK gets featured in quite a few stories and news articles. We've gathered some of the more relevant articles about VARIDESK sit stand desks below.

September 25, 2015:

Fitterfirst, a Canadian distributor of VARIDESK desk risers, sets up VARIDESK sit/stand desks for a contest-winning Calgary company to help improve the overall health and productivity of its workers. View Standing Desk Article

September 11, 2015:

A historic gathering of around 100 physical activity experts, including VARIDESK Sit to Stand Desks CEO Jason McCann, gathered in the Australian Parliament to identify priorities for the Australian National Physical Activity Action Plan, with the objective being to get Aussies to "Move More and Sit Less". Standing desks feature prominently in the action plan. View Article

September 2, 2015:

Buildings Magazine awards the VARIDESK Cube Corner 48 standing desk as a Merit Award Winner for the 2015 Product Innovation Awards. “VARIDESK Cube Corner 48 is a sit-to-stand [desk] solution for cubicle corner desks…” View Article

August 20, 2015:

Fox 32 News in Chicago tours Groupon’s headquarters to see first-hand how the company has improved the overall health, well-being and productivity of its workers by adopting VARIDESK sit to stand desks. View Stand Up Desk Article and Video

August 18, 2015:

IT guru Greg Pakes takes a look at the Pro Plus 48 stand up desk and gives it a very positive review. “[This standing] desk is [of] high quality and [it] is exactly what I was looking for.” View Standing Desk Review

August 17, 2015:

Cooper Mills, a law firm from Australia, tries out, reviews and absolutely loves the VARIDESK sit/stand desk. “This [VARIDESK standing desk] is a trial product that’s here to stay.” View Standing Desk Review

August 3, 2015: reviews the VARIDESK Pro Plus 36 stand up desk and rates it as one of the 12 best desk risers on the market. “The VARIDESK Pro Plus 36 is perfect for those looking for a standing desk option that doesn’t skimp on space.” View Desk Riser Review

July 28, 2015:

VARIDESK CEO Jason McCann is on WFAA-TV with Alexa Conomos to talk about the health benefits of sit to stand desks. View Article and Standing Desk Demonstration Video

July 6, 2015:

Vera Tweed with Better Nutrition Magazine discusses how standing desks improve productivity, overall health and how the VARIDESK standing desk companion app helps to burn calories. View Sit/Stand Desk Article

June 17, 2015:

Daily Mail writer Annabel Fenwick Elliot tries out a VARIDESK sit to stand desk riser for a month and is staggered by how much more focused, efficient and fast she is in regards to her work. View Sit/Stand Desk Article

June 17, 2015:

Alejandra Cancino with the Chicago Tribune reports on how “sitting is the new smoking” and VARIDESK’s efforts to provide sit/stand desks to combat this increasingly serious health risk. View Desk Riser Article

May 25, 2015:

Ann Butler, a copywriter in Australia (who has no affiliation with VARIDESK), offers up a fantastic review of our Pro Plus 48 stand up desk. She is particularly impressed with the desk riser’s sturdiness and ample space. View Sit-to-Stand Desk Review

May 21, 2015:

Scott Leitch of Canadian Running Magazine reviews a VARIDESK stand up desk model and gives a favorable review. View Convertible Standing Desk Review

February 7, 2015:

Tech Times lists VARIDESK as one of the best standing desks and desk add-ons on the market. View Article

January 21, 2015:

Mark Frauenfelder of reviews the VARIDESK Pro Plus 36 sit/stand desk. View Article

March 23, 2015:

CBC News Manitoba reports on the growing trend of standing desks in Canadian workplaces. View Article

January 20, 2015:

Marilynn Preston, Herald Tribune contributor and fitness expert, writes about the risks associated with chronic sitting and her love affair with her VARIDESK stand up desk. View Article

January 16, 2015:

ABC San Francisco visits the office of DPR Construction, where half the workers in the office use standing desks. View Article

January 13, 2015: reports on the rising popularity of standing workstations. View Article

January 10, 2015:

Julio Ojeda-Zapata of the Pioneer Press blogs about his experience with standing desks. View Article

January 10, 2015:

VARIDESK is compared to other standing desks models in the Twin Cities Technology section. View Article

December 8, 2014:

Loz Blain of gives the VARIDESK Pro Plus 36 standing desk an impressively robust review. View Article

August 14, 2014:

Larry Olmsted, Forbes contributor, frequent traveler, and long-time runner and cyclist, weighs in on the standing desk movement and his experience with VARIDESK stand up desks. View Article

June 25, 2014:

WABC New York reports on some alarming facts associated with prolonged sitting, and provides some do’s and don’ts for those who choose to use a standing desk during the workday. View Article

June 20, 2014:

Trusted Reviews writer Edward Chester documents his four-week long introduction to the standing workstation. View Article