B+N Industries designs and manufactures innovative and intelligently engineered solutions that create purposeful and beautiful places. Collaborations with our clients result in successful design-driven, brand-centric and meaningful individual and program-type projects.
Don't be afraid of Color.
Bold or subtle, color can heal or soothe, energize or empower
If it is over-designed it is missing the Big Idea.
Solutions should be effortless in both development and final perception
Successful design comes from all three: the Head, the Heart, and the Hand.
Thoughtfulness and Intelligence, Empathy, and Flawless Execution
Being a Designer is being a Good Listener.
The Design Process is always collaborative
Understand the difference between Fashion and Style
Timeless vs. Right Now
Leading the Industry Forward
We are experienced problem-solvers, transforming challenges into opportunities for companies of every size. Leading the industry forward, we push the boundaries of design to create environments that you want to return to again and again.
Vice President, Operations
Director of Design
Director of Project Management
Director of Distribution
Bernice and Norman Somberg found B+N Industries.
1984 - 1993
B+N supports the design industry by distributing and importing merchandising fixtures, systems, tags, and labels.
B+N starts its in-house design and marketing studio.
The Puck System debuts.
B+N purchases a manufacturing facility in the Bay Area.
The Pog, Rigger, and Minipog Systems hit the market.
B+N develops Sorbet color palette and acrylic material.
The Sorbetti System arrives.
The Scissy and Miniscissy are added to B+N’s in-house portfolio.
The Iconic Panels collection offers designers a new way to bring dimension to perimeter walls and room dividers.
The company debuts the Infused Veneer Panels collection.
Fortina for B+N re-interprets wooden louvers and slats.
System 1224 is relaunched with electric wiring and gridbreaking capabilities.
B+N introduced its innovative hand-sanitizing station in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, winning a third Interior Design Best of Year Award.
B+N introduced Sorbetti 2.0, the electrified iteration with the best qualities of the original system, winning a fourth Interior Design Best of Year Award.
B+N launches Gira, a modular and versatile workplace system.
Partnering with Leading Brands
Partnership is the foundation for each of our projects. We work closely with our clients, building honest, collaborative relationships that stand the test of time. Using both our proprietary systems and completely custom solutions, we work with companies of every industry, becoming another part of the team.