Steelcase to reduce spending and lay off 180 salaried positions

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – A decline in incoming orders and lower than expected return-to-offìce trends in the Americas, has led Steelcase Inc. to implement a further reduction of planned spending including a reduction of approximately $20 million of annualized spending … Read more

Herman Miller has partnered with G2 Esports

(Pocket-lint) – Herman Miller has announced a partnership with G2 Esports to not only supply the teams with equipment but also work on more gamer-first designs.

The luxury high-end furniture company has entered into an exclusive partnership with one of … Read more

officeinsight 2022 – Giving Voice To Those Who Create Workplace Design & Furnishings

Quoted from officeinsight Magazine:

When we met John Sacks, a consultant and writer from London in the NeoCon Press Room we asked what he thought of this year’s Neocon. He said, “My view is that NeoCon, with all the … Read more

Neocon Review

Quoted from Worktech Academy:

The big office suppliers announced they were back in business and our man at the Mart, furniture industry veteran John Sacks of JSA, reports a number of interesting trends. These include more residential-style ranges with … Read more

Steelcase Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2023 Results

  • Strong growth in revenue and orders included broad-based strength in Americas and EMEA segments
  • Significant inflation continued to impact results, driving additional pricing actions
  • Acquisition of Halcon supports growth strategies with uncompromising design and master craftsmanship
  • Second quarter outlook anticipates
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Staples Canada’s transformation continues with acquisition of leading Canadian office supplies dealers Denis Office Supplies and Furniture and Supreme Basics

RICHMOND HILL, ONJune 8, 2022 /CNW/ – Staples Canada ULC, The Working and Learning Company, through its business-to-business division Staples Professional Inc. announces the acquisition of two Canadian office supplies dealers, Denis Office Supplies and Furniture and … Read more

Steelcase Named a Best Employer for New Graduates by Forbes

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., May 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Steelcase (NYSE: SCS) is pleased to announce it has been included on the Forbes list of Best Employers for New Graduates, ranking 43rd out of 300 organizations recognized. This marks the … Read more

Steelcase says acquisition will complement its current portfolio of wood products.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Office furniture giant Steelcase has acquired Halcon, a Minnesota-based designer and manufacturer of tailored wood furniture for the workplace, for $127.5 million.

Steelcase says acquisition will complement its current portfolio of wood products.

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Steelcase Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2022 Results

(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Steelcase Inc. (NYSE: SCS) today reported fourth quarter revenue of $753.1 million and a net loss of $2.2 million, or $0.02 per share. In the prior year, Steelcase reported revenue of $677.1 million and net … Read more

Office furniture giant Flokk acquires Connection, doubling footprint in UK

Flokk, one of the leading European manufacturers of office seating and office furniture products, has acquired UK-based office furniture manufacturer Connection, expanding its footprint in the strategically important UK market and underpinning its international growth strategy. “Having Connection … Read more