When you consider that having staff crouched at their desks, hunched over their monitors or slumping in their seats is not only bad for their health and productivity but can infect the mood of the entire office, it’s hard not to be surprised by the rise and rise of the adjustable desk.

Bearing in mind that sitting has been labelled the ‘new smoking’, it’s hard not to see why professionals want us to sit less and move more, but do standing desks make any real difference to the bottom line?