Haworth Sales Increase
HOLLAND — Haworth Inc. announced that 2007 sales reached $1.66 billion, up 12 percent from 2006, marking five consecutive years of growth. The increase includes market share gains in North America, Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America.
“Haworth is growing — gaining market share and improving profitability — through the investments we have made for the last several years,” Franco Bianchi, Haworth President and CEO, said in a news release. “Our strategy and knowledge as a provider of adaptable workspace solutions is proving to be an excellent tool to improve our customer’s business. It is being beautifully demonstrated in the design of our products and showrooms around the world. Even with the economic uncertainties in the global market, looking forward in 2008 continues to be exciting due to Haworth’s new headquarters, products and customer opportunities.”
During 2007, Haworth opened new showrooms in many locations, including New York City, Calgary, Sao Paulo and Frankfurt.