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  Today's Date: Tuesday March 3, 2015    Current MMQB Index: 5972.71 -138.05 (-2.37%) on a volume of 1,273,142 shares. Year to Date Change: + 0.99%
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Manufacturers
Turnstone's Campfire Evolution
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday March 2, 2015 
The additions to Campfire provide solutions that allow users to work in lounge posture, enabling workers to draw closer to the work surface and providing access to power outlets.

Next Gen Global
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday March 2, 2015 
Whenever a family business makes a change like this, it takes some adjustments, but Joel Feldberg has been well-schooled and has learned much from his father.

Fortune Names Steelcase Inc. One of World's Most Admired Companies
Monday February 23, 2015 
Steelcase Inc. Recognized in the Home Equipment and Furnishings Industry Sector for Ninth Consecutive Year.

CFGroup/Falcon focusing on Solutions
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday February 23, 2015 
The office furniture industry has been very product focused throughout its history, Falcon is trying to be more solutions-focused.

Woodtech Turns 21
Monday February 23, 2015 
Woodtech, a fabricator of contract wood furniture, turns 21 years old this year and according to its owners, has certainly earned its grown-up status.

Joel Feldberg named President and CEO of The Global Group
Friday February 20, 2015 
Joel Feldberg has served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of The Global Group since 2006, but has been with the company since 2002 serving in various roles.

Jack Cartwright Acquired by Boss Design Group
Monday February 16, 2015 
"This significant investment affords impressive volumes of manufacturing and an immediate response to the American market for the Boss Design brand." - Brian Murray CEO

Vitsoe
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday February 16, 2015 
In an age when company product lines run into thousands of combinations, it is refreshing to learn about a company that focuses on a small number of beautifully designed items. Such is the business model of Vitsoe.

HNI Corporation Reports Strong Sales And Earnings
Wednesday February 11, 2015 
Fourth quarter sales of office furniture increased $51.7 million or 12.4 percent to $468.6 million. The increase in sales for the quarter and the year were driven by growth in the supplies-driven and contract channels.

Rumor: Knoll to Buy B&B Italia
Wednesday February 11, 2015 
Founded in the late 1960s by Pier Ambrogio Busnelli, B&B Italia is currently run by his sons Giorgio and Emanuele.

Haworth Sales increase 27% to $1.8 Billion in 2014
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Wednesday February 11, 2015 
The increase reflects both strong organic growth due to the success of the company's global strategy and the acquisition of the Poltrona Frau Group.

Cleo
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday February 9, 2015 
Viable, a small but savvy Grand Rapids-based design firm came up with the idea for CLEO after studying European residential cabinetry.

Herman Miller Recognized by the WorldatWork Alliance for Work-Life Progress
Monday February 9, 2015 
Begun in 2012, the AWLP Seal of Distinction assesses the seven categories of work-life effectiveness that comprise a best-in-class work-life portfolio in today's workplace:

Neutral Posture Receives 2014 American Express OPEN Teaming Contractor of the Ye
Monday February 9, 2015 
This is the first time Neutral Posture has received the coveted Teaming Contractor of the Year Award from American Express OPEN.

Flexsteel Reports Results for Quarter and Six Months Ended December 31, 2014
Thursday February 5, 2015 
The company anticipates sales of commercial products consistent with fiscal year 2014.

Knoll Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Wednesday February 4, 2015 
Net sales for the Office segment were $656.2 million for 2014, an increase of $57.1 million, or 9.5%, when compared with 2013. The increase in sales in the Office segment was the result of growth attributable to office systems and storage.

Kimball second quarter sales climb 9%
Tuesday February 3, 2015 
Net sales in the second quarter of fiscal year 2015 increased 9% from the prior year second quarter on increases in the hospitality, government, and other commercial vertical markets which were partially offset by declines in the finance, healthcare, and education vertical markets.

Allsteel Design Process: Staying Ahead of the Curve in the Ever-Evolving Workpla
Monday February 2, 2015 
"We are not designing space-age futuristic things that may or may not ever come to fruition."

Teknion Awarded for Environmental Excellence
Monday February 2, 2015 
In partnership with Chemetall, Teknion introduced a phosphate-free chemical at the cleaning stage of its paint finishing lines.

Senator sets up shop in the Buckeye State
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday January 26, 2015 
In many respects, the Maumee facility is a smaller scale copy of what Senator does in the U.K. It has its own customer service, sales support and production.

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