HNI Corp. has acquired Design Public Group, a leading e-commerce distributor of high-design furniture and accessories for the office and home.
Companies are producing and donating personal protective equipment to first responders, healthcare systems, and hospitals.
Another woman has alleged gender-based wage discrimination against Allsteel - launching a lawsuit against the company and its parent firm HNI Corp.
Stan Askren. Photo: HNI Corp.MUSCATINE, Iowa - HNI Corp. has announced changes to the contract furniture manufacturer's executive staff. Stan Askren plans to retire as CEO and chairman by the end of the year. HNI Corp. also announced the promotion of Jeffrey Lorenger to president, and his election to the company's Board of Directors.
Back in October of 2016, office furniture maker HNI announced it would close its manufacturing operations at Paoli Inc., its contract furniture division located in Orleans, Indiana. Now the plant is staying open.
Office furniture manufacturer HON Company will invest $14.5 million in an expansion in Cedartown, Georgia, creating 60 jobs.
Three female Allsteel employees will be compensated for gender-based wage discrimination, a jury decided.
Gunlocke's New York expansion could lead up to 110 new full-time jobs.