Avery Dennison Global Headquarters 45
Glendale, California, USA
The design of Avery Dennison’s new
The centrally located stairs provide an active
The open, egalitarian workplace promotes
headquarters transforms the 80-year-old
space that serves as a meeting and dining
faster, better decision-making and creates a
global labeling and packaging company’s
area while supporting presentations and
sense of community that connects employees
workplace into a more space-efﬁcient,
interofﬁce telecommunication through a
across every level and department.
collaborative and ﬂexible environment.
state-of-the-art audiovisual system.
Located on two ﬂoors of a new ofﬁce building,
Unique branding elements and company
structural modiﬁcations to the existing ofﬁce
the open workplace features low-height, team-
relics enhance the ofﬁce. A backlit, digitized
building and the delivery of several highly
oriented workstations on the perimeter with
portrait of Avery Dennison’s founder,
customized details during the fast-track
ample access to natural light and views. Solid
R. Stanton Avery, greets visitors in the
walled conference rooms, glass-enclosed
elevator lobby. The company’s patented
huddle rooms and informal lounge spaces
radio frequency identiﬁcation (RFID) tape is
facilitate different types of collaboration and
transformed into a decorative pattern in glass
varying degrees of privacy. A "collaboration
and millwork paneling. An illustrated acrylic
axis” adjacent to the elevator lobby on each
reproduction of the beloved koi pond from the
ﬂoor links both sides of the ofﬁce core.
company’s former headquarters serves as the
The design team oversaw signiﬁcant
safety barrier under the central stairs. The ofﬁce features Rise, Scooch and Belong from the Allsteel Gather collaborative furniture collection, designed by HOK Product Design and IDa Design.
◄ central stair
2015 design annual
44,100 sq. ft. / 4,100 sq. m.