Tarkett announces changes in its Executive Management Committee

Kewaunee Scientific Corporation Announces Resignation of Chief Executive and Election of New CEO

Kewaunee Scientific Corporation (Nasdaq: KEQU) today announced the resignation of David M. Rausch as President,…

From wood to fabric – Kinnarps develops Paper Furniture Prototypes

Is it possible to make furniture and interior fittings out of paper? Of course it…

Brunner and Haworth announce international sales partnership

Brunner and Haworth will join forces to acquire customers in EMEA and Asia Pacific. Brunner will complement Haworth’s product range to meet the growing demand for comprehensive furnishing concepts for modern office environments. Brunner is an expert in furniture solutions…

Köhl increased sales to € 18 mln

The office seating manufacturer Köhl generated sales of around € 18 million in 2018. Compared to 2017, this corresponds to growth of 7% according to the company. Both existing and new customer business developed positively in the past year. In…

Herman Miller Appoints Three Visionary Leaders to Support Acceleration of Global Growth and Innovation

Additions drive strategic focus on digital, consumer expansion, and investment in people Herman Miller, Inc. , a leading global designer and furniture manufacturer, announced today that President and CEO Andi Owen has bolstered her leadership team with three new executive hires. Megan…

Haworth Collection expands product lines

Haworth Collection is adding over 50 product lines with an emphasis on acoustic solutions, furniture and lighting elements. Joining brands like Pablo Designs and GAN, the latest products are from BuzziSpace. Both companies announced a partnership in October 2018. “Today’s work spaces do much more…

Egan Visual acquires Exact Furniture Ltd

Egan Visual announces the acquisition of Exact Furniture Ltd., a 15-year manufacturer of furniture for education, office, and other professional environments where technology is in play or collaboration is invited.  The line includes lecterns, static and height-adjustable tables and desks, credenzas, and…

Kvadrat acquires Verosol and launches a new business entity

The global leading manufacturer of high performance design textiles, Kvadrat and worldwide window coverings specialist Coulisse, join forces in Kvadrat Shade. The collaboration, which is official per 7 February 2019, aims to bring window covering solutions and services of unparalleled…

IKEA starts leasing pilot for office furniture

IKEA starts in Switzerland with the rental of office furniture, says CEO Torbjörn Lööf in an interview in the Financial Times. IKEA has been working on developing new business models for some time now. Recently, in Canada the company started…

Sedus bans Chromium VI and changes over to Chromium III

For some years now, the use of chemicals has been regulated throughout Europe as a result of the REACH legislation. An aim of this uniform EU-wide regulation is to monitor chemicals that are damaging to health and the environment in…

Narbutas more than doubled turnover since 2016

The Lithuanian furniture manufacturer Narbutas continues to develop with enormous speed into a major player on the international office furniture market. Turnover grew by 47% in 2018 to around € 75 million, of which 88% was realized through exports. Not…

Kinnarps reaches emission goals – earlier than planned

Kinnarps is continuing its commitment to sustainability initiatives and has reached its targeted emission goals earlier than planned according to the company’s new sustainability report published today. “We want to increase customer benefit. It should be easy for our customers…