Press Releases 


The latest press releases from Steelcase. Email pr@steelcase.com with any additional questions. 


New Study Indicates That the Physical Environment Has A Big Impact On Student Behavior and Engagement In Their Learning Process

22 July 2014 – In a managed research study reviewed and approved by The Heartland Institutional Review Board (IRB), Steelcase Education found 84 percent of students reported being more engaged in classwork when taught in an active learning environment.


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Steelcase Deepens Long Term Commitment To Healthcare and Education Business

13 May 2014 – Steelcase rebrands its healthcare and education divisions to represent the evolution of the business and to support further vertical market growth.


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New Study Shows Classroom Design is Key Contributing Factor in College Students' Enrollment Decisions

17 April 2014 – Students Say Classrooms are More Important than Dining Halls and Fitness Facilities, Despite Trends in University Spending


Steelcase Commitment to Renewable Energy Equivalent to 100% of Company’s Global Electricity Use

13 March 2014 – Steelcase Inc. has announced the company’s renewable energy investment is equivalent to 100% of its global electricity consumption.


Fortune magazine has recognized Steelcase Inc. as one of its 2014 "World’s Most Admired Companies."

Steelcase Inc. Named One of "World’s Most Admired Companies" by Fortune

4 March 2014 – Fortune magazine has recognized Steelcase Inc. as one of its 2014 "World’s Most Admired Companies" in the Home Equipment and Furnishings industry sector.


Steelcase Inc. Issues 2013 Corporate Sustainability Report

20 November 2013 – Today, Steelcase released its 2013 Corporate Sustainability Report, which outlines the company’s sustainability promises to its stakeholders and spotlights resulting social, environmental and economic performance indicators.


Steelcase Announces James Keane as Next Chief Executive Officer

10 October 2013 – Keane Brings Financial, Research & Development, Marketing and Operations Experience From More Than 15 Years with Steelcase


Long-time CEO, James P. Hackett, Announces Plans to Retire

17 July 2013 – James Hackett will have completed 19 years in the role of CEO.


Steelcase Receives Five Best Of NeoCon Awards at NeoCon 2013

11 June 2013 – Steelcase announced that its family of brands won five Best of NeoCon Awards, which include four Gold awards and one Innovation award.


Steelcase Forecast: Walls Are The Next Technology Device

10 June 2013 – Company Unveils Vertical Intelligent Architecture to Create Smart Rooms for Augmented Group and Individual Innovation