Herman Miller is a 100-year-old plus company that places great importance on design and the environment, so much so that in the 20th century, the name “Herman Miller” became synonymous with “modern” furniture. The collaboration between Herman Miller with legendary designers such as the likes of Charles and Ray Eames and George Nelson produced pieces that would later become classics that can still be found today.
Herman Miller entered the office furniture industry in the 1960s and quickly became the leader in its class; offering office furniture that not only look good but would also increase productivity through the use of ergonomics became Herman Miller’s biggest selling point. Today, Herman Miller is widely recognized as the innovator in contemporary interior furnishings, solutions for healthcare environments and related technologies and services. Herman Miller continues to work with many talented designers to come up with beautiful and new designs for home and office-use, all of which work to design and build a better world around you.
Formcase was founded in 1963 by Erwin Manan and Johannes Chandra as a small home industry workshop producing home and office furniture with simple tools and portable machines. It was not until 1983 that Robert Manan, Erwin’s son, joined the company and initiated the change from home industry to mass production by utilizing automatic and computerized machines.
Formcase products are manufactured in Indonesia and have been distributed to all five continents in the world through subsidiaries and sales offices in USA, Australia, Indonesia and by dealers in major countries. Today, Formcase has established itself as a renowned provider of quality office furniture that gives pleasure in the workplace for all its customers in the five continents of the world. Although Formcase continues to expand its operations, its original missions to provide good quality, good value products and excellent service to its customers live on.
Arper is a fast-growing Italian furniture company that provides an array of products ranging from chairs, tables to furnishings for community for work and home. What started out as a small leather manufacturing company founded in the 1980s by the Feltrin family has turned into a brand with an international design presence guided by an integrated and human-centered approach.
All of Arper’s products are manufactured in Italy that combine craftsmanship at the highest level with innovative solutions. During the end of the 1990s, Arper decided to change its course of business towards the contract sector, which currently represents 80% of the company’s turnover. Arper’s approach to design consists of six core concepts: Intuition, Family, Color, Light and Play. As a result, all collections are linked by a common design DNA that unites everything, by every designer, under a shared vision.
Decca Ltd. was founded in 1973 as an architectural millwork company that has since evolved into a leading source of quality wood furniture. With showrooms located in North Carolina, London, Paris, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangkok, Decca positions themselves as a luxury brand with a dictinctly global presence.
Blending tradition and technology, Decca's custom capability is second to none, supported by an expert, in-house engineering group that allows Decca to fulfill virtually any aesthetic or functional design specification. Decca devotes attention to materials, workmanship and cabinetry detail in a way that few manufacturers can or do, adhering to standards of quality that endow Decca’s furniture with the unmistakable look and feel of luxury. Decca strives for excellence in every step, from design concept and the initial drawings to the last touches of hand detailing and finishing.
Ligne Roset is synonymous with modern luxury and invites consumers to revel in a contemporary, design-forward lifestyle. Known for its artful collaborations with both established and up-and-coming talents in contemporary design, Ligne Roset offers consumers an entire lifestyle in which to live both boldly and beautifully via its furniture collections and complimentary decorative accessories, lighting, rugs, textiles and occasional items.
An additional distinguishing point of difference that sets Ligne Roset apart from other manufacturers is its tradition of investing in dynamic designer collaborations. Matching its deeply-held belief in design with investment and technical innovation, Ligne Roset has grown from a small business to a multinational company. All the while, the company has been family-run since its inception in 1860.
Creativity is a key value of the Ligne Roset brand: if a new product demands new materials or productions methods, the company will simply acquire them. Seats, pieces of furniture, lighting, textiles, rugs or bed linens: the idea precedes and the technique follows.