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…

Takkt AG acquires Brittish Equip4Work

Takkt AG has acquired 100 percent of the shares of Equip4Work Ltd. Signing and closing…

Humanscale Expands Integrated Tech Offerings with M/Connect 3

Turbulent times at Godfrey Syrett

These are turbulent times at the English furniture manufacturer Godfrey Syrett. The company was acquired…

Estel Group inaugurates a new showroom in Madrid
Estel Group, the Italian leader in Office furniture, reinforces its presence in Spain through the…
Kewaunee Announces Resignation of William A. Shumaker

Kewaunee Scientific Corporation announced today the resignation of William A. Shumaker as Chairman of the Board of Directors and as a Director of the Company, effective January 31, 2019.  Mr. Shumaker cited personal reasons as the basis for his decision. Mr. Shumaker joined Kewaunee in…

ROOM Unveils Creativity at Work, A Collaborative Design Series First Launching in Partnership with A/D/O

ROOM, a startup set out to redefine the modern workplace with modular office space solutions, today announced the launch of Creativity at Work, a design collaboration program dedicated to furthering creative inspiration in the modern workplace. ROOM is launching a…

Groupe Lacasse acquires VIA Seating

The Groupe Lacasse Board of Directors is proud to announce the acquisition of Via Seating, a designer and manufacturer of high quality commercial seating products based in Sparks, NV, USA. The purchase came into effect November 30, 2018. For over 30…

Assmann Büromöbel acquires shares in Frem Group Screens Limited

German family-owned business has acquired shares from a British manufacturer for exclusive lounge furniture, soft seating und acoustics solutions. One of the leading manufacturers of office furniture in Germany, Assmann Büromöbel GmbH & Co. KG, will hold stakes of the…

Foscarini opens new Milanese Headquarters

For its new Milanese home, Foscarini has picked one of the most strategic venues on the city’s design map: Corso Monforte, nicknamed by industry specialists as the “lighting road” owing to the presence of many leading lighting design brands. “Our…

Isku invests in circular economy and acquires part of OffiStore

Isku acquires a 45 percent share in OffiStore Oy, a company that sells second hand office furniture. The agreement was signed today and comes into effect immediately. From now on, Isku will sell used office furniture in addition to new…

Indiana Furniture welcomes Independent Rep Group Karras Associates

Today, Indiana Furniture announced Karras Associates as its new manufacturer’s representative to manage sales in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, servicing Chicago, Milwaukee, and the surrounding areas. Karras Associates is an independent rep firm providing top quality commercial furniture solutions…

IKEA Canada starts sell-back service

IKEA has started buying and reselling its own furniture in Canada and a number of other countries. In this way, the Swedish company wants to extend the life of its products and contribute to reducing the amount of waste in…

Kurt Tingdal steps down as CEO of Offecct

On January 1, 2019, Offecct AB will have a new Chief Executive Officer at its headquarters and production site in Tibro, Sweden. While recruitment is under way, Trygve Aasland will be the Acting CEO.

New management team at Austrian Neudoerfler

The Austrian office furniture manufacturer Neudoerfler has appointed Heidi Adelwöhrer as the new CEO and CFO. Most recently, Adelwöhrer was CFO of the Austrian Domoferm group of companies, now a member of the US Jeld-Wen Group, a manufacturer of steel…