Haworth fights through downturn
HOLLAND — Haworth Inc. announced its 2008 global sales numbers today at $1.65 billion; relatively flat compared to the $1.66 billion in 2007. The company believes it has a strong stance and is ready for growth as the economic downturn recedes.
“We feel very confident in our strategies and continue to find a high level of interest from clients in our organic workspace solutions. We will continue to gain market share through innovation and long term investments,” said Franco Bianchi, Haworth President and CEO. “The current global financial crisis is affecting our customers and forcing us to take action to be cost competitive. Haworth is, and has always been, a sound company with a very strong financial standing. The hard work that all of our members are doing now will keep us in that position long into the future.”