Modern Office is the sole New Zealand supplier of Nurus commercial furniture which recently showcased at number 63 on Architonics top 200 brands list.  

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The end of the year is a good time to look back and reflect on important trends and developments. Architonic's Trend Analysis series has collected traffic information over the course of 2015 in order to offer valuable insights into the architecture and design markets. Based on the number of relevant search queries entered into the text-search field on, their able to present you with a ranking of 2015's Top 200 Brands, as drawn from their curated database of 1,500 premium brands. The list reveals the relative standing of brands across the board, ranging from the well-known, family-run businesses to the young, up-and-coming companies that were founded just a couple of years into the new millennium.

Nurus was established in Ankara Turkey as a carpenter’s workshop in 1927 by Nurettin Usta (Master). His daughter Birten Gökyay, the first female to register with Ankara Chamber of Industry (ASO) and her husband Akın Gökyay inherited it. A major step was taken in the name of becoming corporate and the Nurus brand was created from the name Nurettin Usta. In the 1990’s, Renan Gökyay and Güran Gökyay brothers, the family’s third generation, turned Nurus into an international brand recognized globally.

Nurettin Usta Furniture Group decided to specialize in the manufacturing of office furniture as a result of increasing demand from the private sector and public sector from 1980 on. Following the developing office furniture manufacturing, NURUS A.Ş. was established in 1983, NUMAŞ A.Ş. was established in 1990 and NUPA A.Ş. was established in 1991 joining the group.

Nurus People who respect tradition continue to work passionately, transferring their philosophy of sustainability during the design, manufacturing and management phases to the new generations.


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