Whether via acquisition or partnership agreements, West Michigan’s office furniture makers are looking to fill product holes with their recent spate of deals.
In the second investment announced in as many days, Herman Miller Inc. acquired a minority stake in a Danish furniture maker.
A West Michigan office furniture company is partnering with an investor group to acquire a Dutch manufacturer of modular walls.
A handful of West Michigan executives find that practical business experience can carry over from the boardroom to the classroom.
A member of the executive team at Herman Miller Inc. has announced plans to retire.
GRAND RAPIDS — With the new AMP Lab @WMU that’s set to open this fall, Western Michigan University wants to leverage public- and private-sector partnerships to help local manufacturers innovate and access talent.
Brian Walker will retire from Herman Miller Inc. by Aug. 31, ending a 29-year career at the office furniture manufacturer, including 14 years as president and CEO.
GRAND RAPIDS — Mercy Health’s new primary care medical practice on Grand Rapids’ west side resulted from what Ben Look calls a lot of dissatisfaction.
Office furniture manufacturers have been late adopters of automation, particularly inside their West Michigan-based factories.