WORKSPACE announces expansion to Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 27 December 2023

WORKSPACE, a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of modern office furniture based in Dubai, is pleased to announce its strategic expansion into the vibrant markets of Saudi Arabia. The decision to establish branch offices in Riyadh and Dammam reflects Workspace’s commitment to meeting the growing demand for high-quality office furniture solutions in the region.


Madison Liquidators Finalizes the Onboarding of The Tahoe Series Outdoor Office Furniture

Tuesday, 26 December 2023

MADISON, Wis.Dec. 26, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Madison Liquidators has completed the rollout of the outdoor office furniture series, Tahoe, from Via Seating. The Tahoe Series includes innovative outdoor office furniture pieces in the form of benches, picnic tables, sunshades, bench swings, planters, and outdoor garbage cans. The line focuses on creating comfortable workspaces outside of modern office, education, and healthcare facilities. Being able to offer consumers a complete line of outdoor furniture has marked a shift for the company, with the goal of covering various commercial spaces, conventional and unconventional.

MillerKnoll reports sales decline, reduced orders

Thursday, 21 December 2023

ZEELAND, Mich. – Contract furniture manufacturer MillerKnoll reported $949.5 million in second quarter sales, a decrease of 11% from last year.

The company attributed the decline to a lower beginning backlog, partially offset by faster fulfillment. Orders in the quarter reached $944 million – 6.8% lower than last year – but improved sequentially, the company said, as it moved through the period.

Steelcase (SCS) Q3 Earnings Surpass Estimates

Wednesday, 20 December 2023

Steelcase (SCS) came out with quarterly earnings of $0.30 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.17 per share. This compares to earnings of $0.20 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items.

Plant a tree: Flexsteel launches green initiative with Arbor Day Foundation

Tuesday, 19 December 2023

DUBUQUE, Iowa — Flexsteel Inds. is partnering with the Arbor Day Foundation, marking a major milestone in the company’s commitment to environmental responsibility, to provide support for forest restoration and preservation in the Southeast United States.

Flexsteel’s initiative aims to plant 13,000 trees by July 2024 and will include trees planted in honor of its employees’ birthdays and milestone anniversaries, creating a more personal element.

La-Z-Boy Inc’s Dividend Analysis

Friday, 8 December 2023

La-Z-Boy Inc (NYSE:LZB) recently announced a dividend of $0.2 per share, payable on 2023-12-18, with the ex-dividend date set for 2023-12-08. As investors look forward to this upcoming payment, the spotlight also shines on the company’s dividend history, yield, and growth rates. Using the data from GuruFocus, let’s look into La-Z-Boy Inc’s dividend performance and assess its sustainability.

La-Z-Boy to Present at Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference

Monday, 4 December 2023

MONROE, Mich., Dec. 04, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — La-Z-Boy Incorporated (NYSE: LZB), a global leader in the manufacture and retail of residential furniture, today announced that Melinda D. Whittington, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Bob Lucian, Senior VP and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in a fireside chat at the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference. The event will be held on December 6, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The presentation will be webcast live and archived at

Balancing the supply chain, attracting Millennial/Gen Z consumers top Flexsteel’s goals for 2024

Thursday, 14 December 2023

HIGH POINT — Reliance on a singular supply chain source is a business practice of the past for many manufacturers, and one furniture company is heading into the new year with a balanced mix.

“There are several events in the world that could disrupt our industry and the broader economy in the next 12-18 months,” said Jerry Dittmer, president and CEO of Flexsteel. “Most notable are the conflicts in the Middle East and in Ukraine. We’ve made great strides in balancing our supply chain and have essentially reached our goal of 50/50 mix between North American and imported product mix. We are now focused on moving components out of China to new markets.”

La-Z-Boy partners with data integration platform company

Wednesday, 13 December 2023

OAKLAND, Calif. — La-Z-Boy has begun to use a data integration platform to break down data silos and accelerate data-driven decision making across the organization.

The residential furniture maker is working with Fivetran in an effort to streamline operations and improve the customer experience – potentially saving millions of dollars. La-Z-Boy, an FDMC 300 ranked company with multiple divisions and manufacturing plants across the U.S. and in Mexico, the UK, and Thailand, said that Fivetran provides it with data-driven insights at scale.

Kimball International Receives Three Awards from Interior Design Magazine

Tuesday, 12 December 2023

Commercial furnishings manufacturer Kimball International recently announced that it has received three Best of Year (BoY) Awards from Interior Magazine. The awards recognize designers, manufacturers, and architects around the world to both showcase modern design and indicate the direction of future trends.