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Herman Miller To Open A Retail Store

MICHIGAN, USA: Herman Miller, the global office furniture manufacturer will be be opening its first retail store in New York City. This will be a move on the company’s part towards transforming from an office furniture maker to a lifestyle brand.

“Having a branded retail store in a major U.S. market will further cement Herman Millar as a premium lifestyle brand—and reinforce the totality of our efforts as a corporation.” said CEO Brian Walker.

The 60,000-square-foot retail store will be situated in the Gramercy Park neighbourhood of Manhattan.

“The New York flagship represents the first time in our history that the variety and versatility of our total offering has come together in a single location, giving our customers a truly holistic experience,” said Ben Watson, Executive Creative Director. “Herman Miller and its family of brands are unique in the strength and breadth of their offer. By bringing to life this singular flagship experience, we hope to inspire all our visitors to imagine better places for working and living.”

Visitors will be able to experience Living Office, Herman Miller’s human-centered approach to work and workplace on three floors at he store. The store is designed in accordance to Living Office’s place-making framework to serve as working offices to house Herman Miller’s full corporate New York operations.