Company set's 2030 Sustainability Goals. The new goals leverage the progress and legacies of Herman Miller, Knoll, and their collective of global brands, and include reducing carbon footprint by 50%, eliminating the use of single-use plastics, and using 50% or more recycled content globally.
Herman Miller was named one of the top 10 companies that have begun incorporating social impact initiatives into its business strategy.
The company also is also sitting on a backlog of orders worth $1 billion.
A new contract furniture behemoth has emerged.
Announced April 19, the transaction is expected to close by the end of the third quarter of calendar year 2021, subject to customary approval of closing conditions. The acquisition combines two of the top 5 contract furniture makers in North America.
The Supreme Court declined to hear the contract furniture manufacturer's petition, upholding the Ninth Court ruling that the popular Eames office chair is not "famous" enough to qualify for trade dress dilution protection.
Ikea has announced a new furniture line designed specifically for gamers.
Office furniture giant Herman Miller reported a 29.1 percent sales drop for the fourth quarter of its 2020 fiscal year.
After closing all West Michigan facilities March 23 due to a state-wide non-essential stay-at-home order, office furniture leader Herman Miller is back.