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Office Furniture Manufacturing

Furniture Heritage

Since the early 1800s, Grand Rapids and West Michigan have been the epicenter for furniture craftsmanship, design, and innovation. That heritage of craftsmanship is still alive and well in the 150+ furniture companies and 225 suppliers in the region today.

Industrial Design

West Michigan is a premier design center with many of the world’s leading office furniture designers graduating from Grand Rapids-based Kendall College of Art and Design and other local universities.

Supply Chain

West Michigan hosts one of the most diverse material manufacturing supply chains in the U.S. From plastics and composite materials to exotic metals and embedded electronics, the region’s manufacturing community offers everything your company needs to succeed.

Sector Overview


Office Furniture Manufacturers and Notable Companies

Largest West Michigan Furniture Manufacturing Employers

Company Community Employees
Herman Miller, Inc Holland/Zeeland, MI 3,300
Steelcase, Inc. Grand Rapids, MI 3,200
Haworth, Inc. Holland, MI 2,300
Irwin Seating Company Grand Rapids, MI 302
American Seating Grand Rapids, MI 560
Trendway Corp Holland, MI 325