Press Releases 

The latest press releases from Steelcase. Email with any additional questions. 

2014 Corporate Sustainability Report

Steelcase Recognized for Achievements in Sustainability

9 November 2014 – Annual Corporate Sustainability Report and Industry Awards Show Environmental, Social Progress.

Steelcase Education Challenges Students to Design the Next Classroom

4 August 2014 – New Design Competition Empowers Student Designers to Rethink Learning Environments

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.

Consultative Care Room - Steelcase Health

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.

Node and Verb used in a modern classroom design

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.