Dealer Continental Office Environments Turns 75
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Monday October 13, 2014
Continental Office Environments' Pittsburgh studio is being finished up now. And, the company announced plans to do the same to its Columbus headquarters at a recent party to celebrate the dealership's 75th anniversary. More than 500 designers, architects, customers and employees attended the event.
Meadows Office Furniture Finds New Home in NYC
Monday September 15, 2014
The dealership will take over the entire 29th floor--13,885 square feet--of the Manhattan landmark in a ten-year lease.
SideMark Sold to President and SVP
Wednesday September 10, 2014
Founder Randy Horton remains onboard as advisor, new owners earmark 20% of Sidemark stock for employee ownership.
Kimball and Dealer Partner to Design Classroom of the Future
Tuesday September 9, 2014
By collaborating design services and handling the furniture acquisition, Kimball Office Select Dealer Partner Innovative Office Solutions played an integral role in the Workforce Academy dream at SHS becoming a reality.
RCF Group acquired The Cuyahoga Companies Inc. and S. Rose Co.
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Monday September 8, 2014
Haworth called it a "win, win, win," noting that the dealership will be stronger, Haworth will benefit from the added scale and the local customers will benefit from the combined experience of the three dealerships.
Miller's Office Products Acquires Augusta Office Products
Tuesday September 2, 2014
This represents the fifth such acquisition for Miller's in the past few years.
Office Environments acquires Modular Designs
Monday August 18, 2014
Modular Designs, which will be renamed to Modular Designs, an Office Environments Company, is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Office Environments and will begin the integration immediately.
Chicago Steelcase Dealership Changes Ownership
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Friday August 8, 2014
Jenny Niemann acquired the assets of Office Concepts, a Chicago-area Steelcase dealer that has deep roots and even deeper connections in the city.
Steelcase Dealer: Rediscovering the Baltimore Market
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Monday July 28, 2014
Being behind in the Baltimore market "did not sit well" with Steelcase.
QSA Group, a New Purchasing Group From Indeal Launched
Monday July 7, 2014
QSA Group, much like INDEAL Elite, uses a collection of design-oriented marketing tools to help dealers effectively present a group of select non-competing suppliers to end users.
Herman Miller Sells Corporately-Owned Workplace Resource
Monday June 2, 2014
The sale was completed on June 2, 2014 (today).
Haworth Dealer Changes Ownership
Monday May 19, 2014
The 30-year old company, formerly owned by Ann Whitcomb and Gary Leety, is a full service contract furniture dealership.
Hannaher's adding third location in Detroit Lakes, MN
Monday April 21, 2014
A Steelcase authorized dealer achieving platinum partner status in 2012, 2013 and 2014, Hannaher's will showcase a variety of office furnishings and commercial flooring.
Storr Announces First Nonprofit Winner of $100,000 Office Makeover Giveaway
Monday March 24, 2014
The $100,000 Office Makeover Giveaway is Storr's way of commemorating their 100th year of business.
Dealer says she is Not Guilty of Fraud Charges
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Friday March 14, 2014
Friedman is charged with wire fraud. She faces up to 20 years in prison and a fine of $250,000.
Herman Miller Sells Corporately-Owned Workplace Resource-Montreal
Saturday March 1, 2014
OBI is the oldest privately-owned Herman Miller dealer in Canada.
Denver Dealers Merge
Thursday February 27, 2014
"The goal of this merger is to create greater value in less time by offering multiple products and services from a strong single-source for our clients."
Office Solutions purchases industrial building for $1.7 million
Monday February 17, 2014
Charlotte-based Office Solutions has purchased a 54,000-square-foot industrial building in southwest Charlotte for a new headquarters, showroom and warehouse facility.
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Monday February 10, 2014
Goodmans has been aligned with Herman Miller for 46 years, the year that the company launched Action Office (and coincidentally, the year Adam Goodman was born).
Steelcase Dealer Sold
Monday February 3, 2014
The company, which dates to 1834, was purchased by Eaton Office Supply's Bruce Eaton and the late Jim Eaton.
Week of October 27, 2014
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