Items Tagged with 'American Seating'


American Seating says goodbye to the ballpark

Company intends to sell architectural fixed seating business to Irwin Seating; will focus on transportation seating.

January 13, 2017
American Seating announced its intentions to exit the fixed seating market, which includes seating for outdoor sports stadiums, auditorium and lecture halls, and performing arts theaters, earlier this month. Read More

Seating maker selling division and laying off 80

January 3, 2017
A local seating maker is selling a division to a competitor in town and laying off about 80 workers. Read More

Coffee company buys West Side building for HQ

December 19, 2016
A local coffee and nut company has acquired a 165,000-square-foot building on the West Side to consolidate its operations. Read More

Public transit promotional pieces win national awards

October 23, 2015
A pair of local organizations have won national transportation awards for their promotional work. Read More

American Seating says pull up a seat at NeoCon

The Nima chair and table lines for education will be the focal point.

June 5, 2015
“You just have to try it,” said Doug Oswald, American Seating director of advanced design, in reference to American Seating’s new Nima chair line. Read More

American Seating products focus on new teaching model

Furniture designed to keep up with students and teachers, who are becoming more mobile.

June 6, 2014
Say goodbye to the “sage on the stage,” said Deb McDermott, vice president of marketing at American Seating. Read More

American Seating displays higher end furniture at NeoCon

North America’s biggest contract furniture show opens today in Chicago.

June 7, 2013
American Seating, a well-known producer of contract seating in Grand Rapids for more than 100 years, will introduce a freestanding table line, a wood base chair, a stackable table and Us Chair accessories at this year’s NeoCon. Read More