Items Tagged with 'Herman Miller'


Universal Forest names furniture exec to board

February 2, 2015
Universal Forest Products has named a top furniture executive with a finance background to its board. Read More

Change Ups: Palisade Collection earns healthcare furniture award

January 23, 2015
Nemschoff’s and Herman Miller Healthcare’s Palisade Collection has earned Interior Design Magazine’s Best of Year Award in the Healthcare Furniture category. Read More

Furniture maker recruits for up to 50 jobs

October 30, 2014
An office furniture maker is planning to hire up to 50 employees for its manufacturing team in the region. Read More

MEDC, Herman Miller target manufacturing perceptions

October 3, 2014
With Michigan’s rich heritage in manufacturing and a looming skilled-labor shortage, multiple organizations are working to address common misconceptions about the industry to attract new talent, connect with future generations and ensure its sustainability. Read More

Furniture maker searches the globe for designers

September 11, 2014
Up and coming designers will have an opportunity to have their work viewed by one of the world’s leaders in furniture design, regardless of where they live. Read More

Furniture maker acquires retailer for $154M

July 18, 2014
An office furniture giant is growing its higher-margin consumer business by acquiring the largest premium furniture retailer in North America for $154 million in cash. Read More

Furniture maker partners with university on design

June 19, 2014
An office furniture maker is partnering with a university to research the design of collaborative team spaces in health care. Read More

Furniture makers tackle renewable energy investments

The Big Three all have made significant strides in the past decade.

May 9, 2014
Grand Rapids furniture manufacturer Steelcase Inc. announced it had achieved a big milestone earlier this year: The company’s renewable energy investment is now equivalent to 100 percent of its global electricity consumption. Read More

Furniture maker stars in Bobby Fischer film

May 2, 2014
An officer furniture maker will see one of its most-iconic products prominently displayed in an upcoming movie about chess champion Bobby Fischer and starring Tobey Maguire. Read More

Furniture maker stars in 'Mad Men' set design

April 25, 2014
An office furniture maker has played a cameo role on several episodes of the TV series “Mad Men,” which just entered its seventh and final season on AMC. Read More