Teknion CIO on the importance of fostering multi-generational talent

Ahead of the Women in IT Summit USA, Information Age spoke to John Comacchio, senior vice president and CIO at Teknion, about the importance of fostering multi-generational talent.

John Comacchio, senior vice president and CIO at Teknion, will … Read more

Knoll Inc (KNL) gains 2.14% for April 08

Knoll Inc (NYSE: KNL) shares gained 2.14% to end trading Thursday at $16.70 per share – a net change of $0.35. Shares traded between $16.71 and $16.13 throughout the day.

338752 shares of Knoll Inc exchanged hands.

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Herman Miller joins the Future Forum to redesign work at home and in the office

ZEELAND, Mich.April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Herman Miller (NASDAQ: MLHR), the globally recognized leader in furniture and office design, is joining the Future Forum, the Slack-backed consortium that’s helping executives at leading companies deliver on the transformation needed … Read more

Commercial office giant Steelcase eyes home segment as growth opportunity

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — For many years, Steelcase has been known for its commercial office lineup, mostly in office chairs, but also desks, workstations and storage units such as lateral files and book cases. In addition, the manufacturer produces a … Read more

Herman Miller Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2021

(MENAFN – Mid-East.Info) Luxury Furniture Maker among top-ranked in the Gaming Category

UAE: Herman Miller (NASDAQ:MLHR) has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies (MIC) for 2021.

The list honors businesses that have

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Kimball International Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

JASPER, Ind., March 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kimball International, Inc. (NASDAQ: KBAL) today announced the Company has appointed Valerie R. Love as an independent member of its Board of Directors, effective April 1, 2021. Ms. Love will also serve … Read more

Furniture retailer Bob Berman dies at 65

ORCHARD LAKE, Mich. — Robert “Bob” Berman, principal of Furniture Factory Liquidators in Livonia, Mich., died March 26. He was 65.

Berman was the son of Jimmy and Bernice Berman. He graduated from West Bloomfield High School in 1973 and … Read more

Former workers sue Flexsteel, claim denied severance pay

A group of former Flexsteel Industries employees is suing the company, alleging it used the pandemic to collect millions in federal aid while newly installed executives enriched themselves and denied severance pay to hundreds of laid-off, long-term workers.

The six

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Furniture sales still down at La-Z-Boy, but recovery is likely

Residential furniture giant La-Z-Boy reported third-quarter sales of $470.1 million, a 1.2 percent decline over the same period last year. The company’s net income for the quarter fell to $29.2 million from $34.5 million.

The company’s wholesale segment decreased to

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Haworth announces year-end results, new strategic partnership

HOLLAND — Year-end results and a new partnership have been announced at Holland-based Haworth.

In early March, a joint statement announced a strategic partnership between Haworth, the world’s third-largest office furniture supplier and a major Holland employer, and … Read more