Steelcase Education Awards New Active Learning Classrooms

Monday, 25 March, 2019


Today Steelcase® Education announced the 12 recipients of the Active Learning Center (ALC) Grant. In its fifth year, the ALC Grant program supports both teachers and students by creating an environment that encourages engagement, … Read more

Steelcase Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2019 Results

Tuesday, 19 March, 2019


Steelcase Inc. (NYSE: SCS) today reported fourth quarter revenue of $912.4 million and net income of $22.6 million, or diluted earnings of $0.19 per share, which included $16.9 million of charges related to the early … Read more

BIFMA Updates Standard for Office Storage Units – BIFMA X5.9

Wednesday, 13 March, 2019

On February 7, 2019, the Business Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association (BIFMA) released a new version of its storage unit standard – BIFMA X5.9. The updated version replaces the previous 2012 version and is approved by … Read more

Paragon Interiors Group sale falls through with loss of 130 jobs

Wednesday, 13 March, 2019

An initial sale of Paragon Interiors Group has fallen through, resulting in the redundancy of the company’s employees yesterday, according to administrators Leonard Curtis Business Rescue & Recovery.

Leonard Curtis said it was still in discussion … Read more

All jobs lost at Paragon Interiors as deal to sell firm collapses

Tuesday, 12 March, 2019

All staff at stricken fit-out firm Paragon Interiors have been made redundant after a deal to sell the company collapsed.

Administrators for the company say they are still trying to sell the firm.

In a statement … Read more

Read Alan Hardy’s statement in full as he discusses sale of Paragon Interiors

Thursday, 7 March, 2019

Notts County owner Alan Hardy says a “substantial offer” has been made to buy his ailing fit-out firm Paragon Interiors.

The businessman, who also owns Nottinghamshire Golf and Country Club, told the Press Association the Read more

Brunner and Haworth announce international sales partnership

Wednesday, 6 March, 2019

Brunner and Haworth will join forces to acquire customers in EMEA and
Asia Pacific. Brunner will complement Haworth’s product range to meet the
growing demand for comprehensive furnishing concepts for modern office
environments.… Read more

5 office fit-out firms to pay £7 million fine for breaking competition law

Five companies – Fourfront, Loop, Coriolis, ThirdWay and Oakley – have agreed to pay fines totalling over £7 million after admitting being involved in cartel behaviour.

Following a Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) investigation, each company has admitted to breaking … Read more