Flexsteel to Appoint Derek P. Schmidt as President and CEO

Monday, 29 April 2024

DUBUQUE, Iowa, April 29, 2024Flexsteel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLXSN), announces the appointment of Derek P. Schmidt to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer effective July 1, 2024. Mr. Schmidt will succeed Jerald K. Dittmer who has announced his resignation from the position of Chief Executive Officer effective June 30, 2024, and retirement from Flexsteel on December 31, 2024.

Flexsteel Industries, Inc. Reports Strong Fiscal Third Quarter 2024 Results: 8% Sales Growth, Improved Operating Margin, Continued Debt Reduction

Monday, 29 April 2024

DUBUQUE, Iowa–Flexsteel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLXS) (“Flexsteel” or the “Company”), one of the largest manufacturers, importers, and marketers of residential furniture products in the United States, today reported third quarter fiscal 2024 results.

Kimball acquisition continues to bolster HNI’s earnings in Q1

Monday, 29 April 2024

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Office and contract furniture giant HNI reported $588 million in first quarter sales, a 22.7% increase over the same period last year. Just like last quarter, however, it should be noted a bulk of this increase is due to HNI’s purchase of competing contract furniture giant Kimball in March of last year. When looking at organic sales without Kimball, sales fell 8.1%.

Fnatic teams up with furniture manufacturer Steelcase

Thursday, 25 April 2024

UK-based esports organisation Fnatic has secured a partnership with furniture manufacturer Steelcase.

Office furniture manufacturer completes 100,000-sq-ft plant expansion in Washington

Wednesday, 24 April 2024

POULSBO, Wash. – Washington-state-based contract office furniture manufacturer Watson has completed a 100,000-square-foot expansion of its Washington plant. The multi-million-dollar expansion will improve capacity and production efficiencies according to executives, while safeguarding the company’s supply chain.

Source Office Furniture makes 40 years in business

Monday, 22 April 2024

For 40 years, Source Office Furniture has helped its clients, big and small, furnish their businesses with high-quality office furniture at a great value and an accessible price.

According to Jordan Smith, manager of the Kelowna Source Office Furniture store, the role the company has played in helping its clients over the years is something Source is very proud of.

MillerKnoll celebrates first global ‘Day of Purpose’ on Election Day

Wednesday, 17 April 2024

ZEELAND — While many voters visited the polls Tuesday, Nov. 2, employees from MillerKnoll celebrated a Global Day of Purpose, which involved not only voting, but offering time and services to local nonprofits.

It was the second time employees at MillerKnoll in Zeeland, previously Herman Miller, were given a paid holiday on Election Day to “make an impact in their community.”

Indiana Furniture opening new Chicago Design Studio for NeoCon 2024

Thursday, 21 March 2024

JASPER, Ind. — NeoCon, the world’s largest contract furniture and commercial design show, has had some recent losses with companies such as Steelcase announcing a move from the MART to the nearby Fulton Market district in Chicago, but today the facility can announce a big win.

Office furniture manufacturer Indiana Furniture has signed a lease with THE MART in Chicago to create a new Design Studio, opening in June 2024 in tandem with NeoCon, which will take place from June 10–12, 2024.

Lyreco launches Olympics furniture pre-sale

Tuesday, 26 March 2024

Lyreco has made available for pre-sale the office furniture it will be supplying for this summer’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris.

As an Official Supporter of the Games, Lyreco is supplying furniture to the organising committee, international delegations and athletes. Products include tables, chairs, cabinets, cupboards and shelving units.

Humanscale adds another level of certification, earning B Corp status

Tuesday, 16 April 2024

NEW YORK — Humanscale, a designer and manufacturer of innovative high-performance ergonomic furnishings, has announced it is certified as a B Corporation, recognizing the company’s commitment to planet positive manufacturing.