Educational establishments can adapt to COVID-19 requirements

Press releases   •   Aug 31, 2020 09:00 UTC

With appropriate solutions, schools and other educational establishments can go a long way towards adapting to the special challenges brought about by COVID-19. Outdoor space is the key to the extra surface area, and the Danish design industry is ready with hygiene- and cleaning-friendly solutions.

Research project aims to eliminate the use of batteries from intelligent cities

Press releases   •   Aug 17, 2020 08:58 UTC

A new research project by a Danish design company is aiming to ensure that cities become smarter and self-powered by making use of solar cells. If the project proves successful, it could be integrated into cities on a global scale and benefit the climate in the form of cutting down CO2 emissions and eliminating production of huge numbers of batteries, while also ensuring that intelligent urban fur

Technology in urban spaces to coax children and young people outdoors

Press releases   •   Jun 03, 2020 08:00 UTC

If children and young people are to spend more time outdoors, we need to embrace technology and take advantage of the potential it offers in towns and cities, according to a design company that works to integrate technology in urban spaces

Scandinavian furniture company wins prestigious international design award

Press releases   •   Feb 18, 2020 07:00 UTC

Danish design and furniture company out-sider has received the international iF Design Award for the latest addition to their growing furniture range for urban spaces, Plateau SunHub.“out-sider is on a roll right now,” says the Managing Director.

Breaking away from the traditional table/bench set proves to be a Scandinavian design success

Press releases   •   Jan 31, 2020 10:19 UTC

Furniture and design company out-sider were pioneers when they challenged the status quo back in 2016 and took a bold new design approach to the classic table/bench set. This popular innovation was (and still is) called PLATEAU, and out-sider is now also ready to take on the traditional bench.

out-sider launches the Nordic region’s first ecolabelled outdoor furniture in recycled plastic

Press releases   •   Nov 18, 2019 08:00 UTC

Furniture for the town, schools and housing associations will now be made from recycled plastic. out-sider is launching a wide range of products, all certified to the official Nordic Swan Ecolabel. This means we can now enjoy the public space with a clear conscience when we’re playing at the playground or meeting on a bench in the courtyard

Danish designer furniture aboard the world’s first all-electric ferry

Press releases   •   Oct 07, 2019 07:32 UTC

Intelligent technology comes to the city

Press releases   •   Aug 15, 2019 14:00 UTC

The famous ones and zeros are behind more and more of what we do and experience in our cities, and the trend towards increased user control is picking up speed, says Ib Mogensen

Danish outdoor design popular abroad

Press releases   •   Jun 12, 2019 09:00 UTC

Denmark has a long and proud tradition of design, boasting several brands that are known and renowned worldwide. Yet although the country prides itself on being responsible for many distinguished classics, and despite many Danes having welcomed the likes of Bang & Olufsen into their homes and places of work, there’s one area where Denmark has lagged behind somewhat – outdoor furniture.

Successful project gets schoolkids out of doors at break time

Press releases   •   Apr 10, 2019 08:15 UTC

Most parents and teachers know that it’s something of a challenge to get young people away from their screens and out into the fresh air. One survey shows that rules and the framework are crucial. “Children actually think that it’s absolutely fine to have rules about this. They need help to get going,” reveals SDU researcher

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About out-sider

We have courage and passion – sky is the limit.

”out-sider is Scandinavia’s most challenging supplier of urban outdoor equipment for public environments”.

The company 'out-sider' was established in 2007 as a challenge to the traditional urban furniture market in Scandinavia. out-sider is headed by Ib Mogensen, majority shareholder, managing director and the creative brain behind the company.
The goal of out-sider was to invent new design icons for the outdoor space, and after only a few years of existence, we succeeded in delivering on promise with the LOOP family. 'Rethink Urban Space' is our mission statement, and we aim to excite and challenge with new and surprising urban equipment – we dare and we can.

Today out-sider has an international profile, based in Denmark with distributors worldwide.

We have courage and passion – sky is the limit.