CHICAGO — Herman Miller has accomplished its acquisition of Knoll and renamed the corporate MillerKnoll.
“We’re excited to introduce MillerKnoll, a collective of dynamic manufacturers coming collectively to design the world we dwell in,” mentioned Andi Owen, MillerKnoll president and CEO. “Our business — and the world basically — is altering quickly. Design is the best way we think about and form a greater future. In coming collectively, we are going to outline and lead this transformation, like we’ve got different transformations in our histories.”
Owen mentioned MillerKnoll is well-positioned to catalyze the transformation of the business and redefine fashionable design.
Herman Miller and Knoll, together with their legacy manufacturers, will proceed as distinct manufacturers as a part of MillerKnoll. As well as, the corporate may have a brand new working mannequin that may guarantee robust model possession, based on Owen, who mentioned each corporations have deep legacies as business pioneers and a shared dedication to design, innovation, operational excellence, sustainability and social good.
With the acquisition finalized, the brand new MillerKnoll has dedicated to doing the next:
- Catalyzing the transformation of the house and workplace via a united portfolio of complementary manufacturers.
- Supporting and rising current contract and retail