Items Tagged with 'furniture'


Holding company shutting down furniture brand

April 24, 2018
A diversified West Michigan holding company is closing a furniture brand it has owned since 2001. Read More

Furniture retailer hires president and CEO

April 18, 2018
A furniture retailer with a heavy presence in West Michigan has named its new president and CEO. Read More

Furniture chain fills vacancy on 28th Street

March 21, 2018
A furniture retailer has opened its first West Michigan location. Read More

Most industries maintain moderate growth rate

September 15, 2017
After a summer lull, the West Michigan economy resumed the growth pattern observed for the past eight years. Read More

Furniture industry on gradual rise

Quarterly analysis indicates growth from 2016 into 2018.

August 18, 2017
The July survey of the office furniture industry by Michael A. Dunlap and Associates in Holland indicates industry growth at a “nice, steady pace.” Read More

Automotive, furniture industries carry West Michigan economy

October 16, 2015
Growing, but still slowing. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to the data and comments collected in the last two weeks of September. Read More

Street Talk: Enough with the beer

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September 25, 2015
Here’s a point to ponder: Did the citizens of Grand Rapids in the 1940s and ’50s ever get sick of the Furniture City moniker? Read More

RT London making its NeoCon debut

June 5, 2015
Grand Rapids furniture maker RT London will exhibit at NeoCon for the first time this year, with hopes of attracting greater attention from architects and designers to its products. Read More

Changes in health care influence furniture design

Rooms are becoming more adaptable so patients and family feel at home.

May 22, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) One of the biggest changes you might have noticed recently when visiting your doctor’s office is that the furniture looks much more like what you’d find in a hotel room than in a hospital. Read More

Office furniture recovery remains strong

Dunlap April data is down slightly from the two previous surveys.

May 8, 2015
Citing “extraordinary” new product development, Michael A. Dunlap has reported his survey of the office furniture industry in April is close to the previous two in October and January. Read More