HERMAN MILLER REPORTS CONTINUED DOUBLE-DIGIT SALES AND ORDER GROWTH!!!
Sales for the quarter increased 14.3% and orders grew 15.2% from the year-ago period. Order backlog is at the highest third-quarter level in company history, a 23.4% improvement over the prior-year levels. Net earnings were $32.3 million, an increase of 44.2% over net earnings of $22.4 million for the same period in the prior year and earnings per share were $.50, a 51.5% increase over the third quarter in the prior year. Cash flow from operations was a robust $67.2 million for the quarter!!!