Items Tagged with 'Herman Miller'

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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

Office furniture maker calls for campus video

January 31, 2014
College students across the country and Canada have a chance to earn some cash by impressing an office furniture maker with their campuses. Read More

Energy Choice Now disputes latest state reports

Business group that includes Herman Miller fights to buy electricity on open market.

November 29, 2013
Energy Choice Now, a group formed in 2010 to fight for restoration of the right to buy electricity on the grid from other than state-specified utilities, is attacking a series of reports jointly issued in November by the director of the Michigan Energy Office and chairman of the Michigan Public Service Commission. Read More