Steelcase Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

Wednesday, 20 June, 2018

– Strong order growth of 6 percent in the Americas and 7 percent in EMEA
– EMEA posts significant improvement in operating results
– Growth potential strengthened through additional partnerships and pending acquisition of Smith System… Read more

Estel in Asia with Aurora Group

Friday, 15 June, 2018

The Italian Estel has signed in recent days a long-term agreement with the Asian group Aurora to land on the Chinese market that provides as a first step the opening of a single-brand showroom of more … Read more

Walmart could be selling furniture knockoffs

Wednesday, 13 June, 2018

Office furniture making giant Herman Miller believes Walmart could be selling cheaper knockoff versions of its furniture.
Walmart’s Poly and Bark Sculpture Coffee Table, launched in February through the company’s new home shopping site, caught the … Read more

Chandler to Lead Workplace Design Group Fourfront

Gary Chandler has been named chief executive of the FourFront Group, a business operating through three design and fit-out divisions.
Chandler takes the role, having been in charge of fit-out business Area Squared, which with 360 (workplace consultancy) and … Read more

Steelcase to Acquire Smith System, Industry Leader in preK-12 Education Market

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., June 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Steelcase Inc. (NYSE:SCS) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Smith System Manufacturing Company, a Texas-based manufacturer of high quality furniture for the preK-12 education market designed … Read more

Herman Miller Acquires an Interest in HAY

Highlights
• Extends Herman Miller’s global reach and expands offering of furnishings and accessories
• HAY’s goods available in the coming year through Herman Miller’s Design Within Reach channels
• Expected to be accretive to earnings per share in fiscal … Read more

Steelcase & West Elm office furniture announce partnership

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -Steelcase and West Elm have partnered to create new workplace solutions. Steelcase expects to offer a selection of West Elm furniture designed specifically for the workplace through its network of U.S. and Canadian dealers by the end … Read more

Herman Miller Leads Group of Investors Acquiring Maars Living Walls, a Worldwide Leader in Interior

ZEELAND, Mich., June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Herman Miller, Inc. (NASDAQ: MLHR), the global designer and furniture manufacturer, announced today that it is leading a group of investors to acquire Maars Living Walls (“Maars”), a global designer and manufacturer of … Read more