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Thursday, 06 April 2023 13:07

MillerKnoll shedding 162 jobs with closure of Wisconsin manufacturing plant

MillerKnoll Inc. will permanently lay off 162 employees as the company prepares to close a furniture manufacturing plant in Sheboygan, Wis. 

Published in Manufacturing
Thursday, 23 March 2023 14:13

Return-to-office delays, economic pressures weigh on sales for MillerKnoll, Steelcase

Executives at MillerKnoll Inc. and Steelcase Inc. expect that their sales will ease slightly in the months ahead. 

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 26 February 2023 18:11

Vanderwel’s ‘solid leadership’ propels Grand Angels, West Michigan startup scene

When Jody Vanderwel first heard about Grand Angels, she knew very little about the business of angel investing. 

Published in Economic Development

Thursday, 22 December 2022 12:37

MillerKnoll, Steelcase expect flat to lower sales this quarter as order rates soften

MillerKnoll Inc. and Steelcase Inc. both expect flat to lower sales for the present quarter going into 2023 amid softer order rates.

Published in Manufacturing
Friday, 30 September 2022 14:07

Return-to-office uncertainty softening orders for furniture giants

The office furniture industry’s two largest players expect slower sales but also growth in the near term as employers face an uncertain economy and they reshape their offices to accommodate hybrid work models.

Published in Manufacturing
Wednesday, 28 September 2022 17:51

After strong quarter, MillerKnoll forecasts slower sales and plans cost-cutting measures

ZEELAND — Despite strong sales in recent months, MillerKnoll Inc. executives forecast slower sales growth in the months ahead and are taking several measures to generate up to $35 million in cost savings.

Published in Manufacturing

Sunday, 24 April 2022 17:50

Building suppliers boom as homeowners focus on renovations

Against the backdrop of low nationwide home inventories, many homeowners are deciding to hunker down and invest in home repair and remodeling projects.

Published in Manufacturing
Wednesday, 30 March 2022 14:33

MillerKnoll posts quarterly sales growth amid supply chain, global conflict disruptions

ZEELAND — Global furniture maker MillerKnoll Inc. has encountered increased demand in its contract and residential business segments, fighting through market pressures to deliver on the influx of orders.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 27 March 2022 18:52

‘HERE TO STAY’: Furniture makers accelerate e-commerce options during pandemic

Prior to 2020, Holland-based furniture maker Haworth Inc. had just one or two team members overseeing the company’s entire e-commerce segment.

Published in Manufacturing

Sunday, 13 February 2022 18:32

Reporter’s Notebook: BHSH—finding a new name that fits the brand

BHSH System is a name that doesn’t exactly roll right off the tongue.

Published in Health Care