Top Workspace Decor Companies
The top three companies designing or selling workspace decor for mid-market offices are Uttermost, Article and Apt2B. Uttermost offers about 5,000 decor items and provides the broadest range of mirrors in the industry. Comparatively, Article offers more than 3,000 decor items while Apt2B offers more than 2,000 decor items. Below we present details of our approach to this study, which explains how these companies were selected and also the detailed findings for each of the top three companies.
We started our research by searching the websites of furniture companies in the United States, most of the results from this search were related to home furniture, rather than decor items. Even though there are many companies in the furniture and furnishing business, most of these companies sell home furniture only and do not include many decor items in their products list.
We broadened our search to include companies that focused on home and office decoration. However, we mostly found companies that offered home and office decoration services. These companies did not make, design or sell decor items, rather they bought them to use for home or office decoration for their clients. Also, the majority of these companies are involved in home and office decoration services only. As a result, we deepened our search, leveraging sources such as industry databases, manufacturers' and retailers websites, and industry articles relating to furniture and decor products. This search led us to discover and select the three top companies in the decor business presented in this report as explained below.
According to Lighting New York, Uttermost is a major player in the business of furniture and decor item designing and selling. Uttermost has the largest collection or assortment of decor items found with about 5,000 items. Given its size with respect to the number of employees, steady growth, popularity and the large size of its collections/assortments, we determined that Uttermost sells more decor items to businesses compared to Article and Apt2B. Uttermost dominates some of the largest furniture e-commerce websites in the United States including Lighting New York (LNY) and Overstock where it has many positive ratings and favorable customer reviews.
Article is relatively younger and smaller than Uttermost but doing very well in the industry and it is definitely another strong competitor to beat in terms of decor. It boasts of a large assorted collection of decor with more than 3,000 items. Article sells more decor items than Apt2B due to its size and the strategic positioning of its warehouse locations across the United States. Similar to Uttermost, Article is also featured on Lighting New York with many positive ratings and complimentary customer reviews.
Apt2B is also a big name in the decor items business and boasts of a huge assortment of over 2,000 decor items on their website. Apt2B is growing very fast growing and a strong contender to beat among its peers in the furniture and decor industry.
Uttermost is a well-known furniture brand which was founded by Bob and Belle Cooper in 1975, at present, Uttermost remains a family-owned and managed companies. The company has grown steadily for the past 32 years and presently has approximately 290 employees working in its Virginia factories which are built on an area totaling 600,000 square feet. Uttermost also has a factory in China which covers an entire city block with a sales force of 120 representatives throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia and more.
Uttermost has the largest collection of about 5,000 decor items on Lighting New York, Bellacor and Overstock with excellent ratings and customer reviews. Uttermost supports many of the most prestigious home-furnishing retailers in the world with their products and services, including many of the top hospitality projects globally. Uttermost designs and sell decor items such as clocks, frames, coasters, coat racks, trays, desk lamps, rugs, poofs, plants, vases, figurines, knickknacks, wall-hangings, and artwork. According to America's residential and commercial lighting experts, Lighting New York, "Uttermost offers the broadest selection of mirrors in the industry, as well as one of the most extensive lines of art, metal wall decor and decor accessories".
Article was established in 2011 and originally called Bryght. Article is a well-known online furniture brand that ranks as one of the top-performing brands in its category. It has 4 warehouses in the United States; in Washington, New Jersey, Florida and California, and a large market base, customers and sales. Article provides a large collection of decor with more than 3,000 items and has about 20 employees in each of its locations.
Article sells decor items such as clocks, frames, coasters, coat racks, trays, desk lamps, rugs and delivers directly to customers. Article performs very well compared to other brands in the online furniture industry, providing 11 e-commerce features that enable the company to better serve its customers. Since 2014, Article has partnered with some of the world’s best designers and producers of furniture and decor items to bring a curated selection of attractive furniture and decor items to thousands of customers across the United States.
Apt2B is a well-known and fast growing online furniture brand it is definitely one of the competitors to beat in terms of selling workspace decor. Apt2B was founded in 2011 and boasts of a huge assortment of over 2,000 decor items on their e-commerce website. Apt2B has a large assortment of decor items that are valuable to mid-market offices such as clocks, frames, coasters, coat racks, trays, and desk lamps.