Knoll is recognized internationally for creating workplace furnishings that inspire, evolve and endure. Knoll's commitment to innovation and modern design has yielded a comprehensive portfolio of office systems, seating, files and storage, tables and desks, wood casegoods, textiles and accessories.

An Understanding of the Modern Workplace

At Knoll, we watch how the modern office is evolving, and we make furniture that responds and adapts to changing needs. We're thinking about the emergence of a new workplace climate, the meaning of new workplace planning models and how ecological principles inform our product designs.

A Dedication to Sustainable Design

Knoll is a leader in policies and practices designed to protect the biosphere, conserve natural resources and reduce waste. We are committed to helping safeguard all natural habitats and local communities. We strive to make the most efficient and responsible use of renewable resources, including water, soil and forests, and to conserve natural resources. We are pioneers in Clean Technology. Our commitment to high environmental standards is mandated by a comprehensive Environmental, Health & Safety Management Plan.

"Create form out of the nature of our tasks with the methods of our time."
-Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

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Krug is a leading designer and manufacturer of office furniture solutions. Founded in 1880, today Krug is one of the office furniture industry's fastest growing companies with showrooms and an outstanding team of sales representatives across the United States and Canada. Their product line includes private office casegoods, conference tables and meeting room furnishings, and a wide range of office and hospitality seating and tables.


Keilhauer is a Canadian family-owned corporation that was started in June of 1981. From the outset, the company has had one focus - to manufacturer high quality commercial seating on time.

Keilhauer products have been constantly updated to meet the needs of the ever-changing office environment. Their facilities have been continuously upgraded and expanded to meet the increasing needs of their customers and their people have grown in numbers and ability as they strive to provide the support and service that their customers expect. In June 2004, Keilhauer became certified under ISO 9001:2000.

Their commitment to design and the design process has grown over the years as they have come to appreciate the power of the solutions that it provides. Design now touches everything that they do and is readily identifiable in their products, showrooms, literature and facilities.


Artopex has spent over 25 years building quality office furniture in our home province of Quebec and building solid relationships all over North America.

Starting in 1980 with a vision, a minimal investment and small space, Artopex Inc. is now a privately owned corporation with its headquarters in Granby, Quebec. The company is comprised of 5 plants (all in Quebec) totaling over 575 000 square feet of production capacity, three Canadian showrooms (Montreal, Toronto, and Calgary) and a North American distribution network.


Nienkamper began importing, and later manufacturing under license, classic European-designed furniture in the 1960s and 1970s. As their international profile grew, they added American and Canadian designers to the lineup. Today the company is recognized for producing some of the best corporate and residential furniture on the market.

Nienkamper design philosophy insists that clients needs are distilled to their essence; energy is conserved; and unnecessary waste is eliminated. They are committed to being at the forefront of innovation; collaborating with forward-thinking designers; and pushing the boundaries of technology.

The Nienkamper factory, located in Toronto, has expanded dramatically since the company's founding in 1968. Today it is a 120,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility producing furniture for shipment around the world. Their proven track record is founded on classic and contemporary designs that work together; the highest standards in manufacturing; durability; and ease of maintenance. Nienkamper manufacturing capabilities allow for exceptional quality; market-driven flexibility; and delivery of unique sustainable product.

Tusch Seating

Tusch Seating provides the Canadian interior design and architectural community with superbly designed and crafted contemporary and transitional seating products, serving the corporate, hospitality, and residential markets.

The company has partnered and formed alliances with leading European and American manufacturers that have reputation for high quality, originality and creativity.

With showroom and head office in Toronto and offices in Calgary and Vancouver they offer a great selection of products to the contract and residential markets across Canada at various price points.

Markant Office Furniture

Markant Office Furniture was established in 1948. Markant designs, manufactures and imports office furniture and distributes exclusively through a professional network of office furniture and project dealers.

Markant Office Furniture

  • was established as Argo Office in 1948, in Amsterdam
  • has customers and support offices worldwide
  • has more than 350 active dealers
  • has its own research & development department
  • produces in own high-quality factories
  • has been certified ISO 9001:2000.

SpaceCo Business Solutions

The company mission is to help businesses save money and mitigate risk by providing solutions to their space, storage, security, organizational and ergonomic needs. Solutions which create synergy between facilities, human resources and technology; increasing capacity, reducing employee and facility costs and providing security for property and data. SpaceCo carries the following office accessory products; monitor arms, keyboard trays, mobile pedestals, paper trays and storage drawers.