Over 150 Years of Service to the Furniture Industry

 Furniture World Logo

Gloster Relocates Within Chicago’s Design Center at the Merchandise Mart

Furniture World News


Outdoor furniture manufacturer, Gloster, recently announced that it has relocated its showroom to feature a fresh new experience for designers. The brand introduced a modernized studio space with its move from the fifteenth floor to Suite 1452.

“The new space will better communicate Gloster’s identity, offering a polished, refreshed showroom that looks toward the future,” said Eric Parsons, president at Gloster. “The clean, sleek presentation of the new studio mirrors our brand’s design aesthetic. Our new location in Design Center will serve to engage our designers and share the endless possibilities for Gloster.”

The updated showroom will house new lines from Cecilie Manz, Masion & Objet’s 2017 Designer of the Year, including her line Atmosphere, which is exclusive to Gloster. Additional new collections available include Loop, designed by Henrik Pedersen.

Beth Hicks, managing director, marketing for Design Center and Casual Market Chicago said, “Known for exceptional and innovative designs, Gloster continues to offer quality lines and products to our designers. After almost 15 years in Design Center, we’re looking forward to seeing what lies ahead in Gloster’s next chapter at theMART.”

The new Gloster showroom is located at 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite 1452.

More about Gloster: With offices worldwide and a manufacturing facility in Indonesia, Gloster's roots can be traced all the way back to West Africa in 1960, where a band of passionate entrepreneurs and furniture makers took the first steps on a long journey. Today, the same passion, conviction and pride that launched the Gloster brand continues to fuel its business. We may live in a different world than the one occupied by our founders, but one thing remains the same: We are furniture makers whose sole focus is to design and build the world’s finest outdoor furniture. Gloster Studios can be found in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami and New York. For more information, visit www.gloster.com.

More about Design Center at the Merchandise Mart (theMART): The Design Center, located in Chicago's historic Merchandise Mart, is home to four floors constituting the world's largest and finest design center. As a leader in the $65 billion residential home furnishings market, the Design Center offers the largest presentation of high-end, customizable, residential and outdoor home furnishings worldwide, all under one roof. Encompassing 750,000 square feet, boasting more than 125 showrooms and featuring more than 2,500 product lines, it is the ultimate resource for designers and design enthusiasts of luxury furniture, fabrics, floor coverings, wall coverings, lighting and much more. For more information, visit designcenter.com.

Furniture Industry News and in depth magazine articles for the furniture retail, furniture manufacturers, and furniture distributors.
Read other articles by Nic Ledoux