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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 with over 130 establishments and over 16,000 jobs in the region.

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.

Largest West Michigan Furniture Manufacturing Employers (2018)

Company Community Employees
Herman Miller, Inc Holland/Zeeland, MI 3,621
Steelcase, Inc. Grand Rapids, MI 3,500
Haworth, Inc. Holland, MI 2,000
Knape & Vogt Manufacturing Co. Grand Rapids, MI 550
Leggett & Platt Work Furniture Group Grand Rapids, MI 450
American Seating Grand Rapids, MI 400
Irwin Seating Company Grand Rapids, MI 390
Nucraft Comstock Park, MI 370