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2017 Best & Brightest Award Recipient standard

For Immediate Release May 8th 2017 Comfort Research was honored to be a 2017 West Michigan Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® recipient. The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment. Organizations were assessed based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more. Congratulations to everyone who recieved the award. Learn more about how Comfort Research strives to be a great company for through our employee awards, recipe for success and commitment to the community. You can also join our team to help make Comfort Research an even better place to work by viewing our open positions and submitting your resume. View the ...

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2017 Outstanding Growth Award Winner standard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Comfort Research Named ACG Western Michigan’s 2017 Outstanding Growth Award Winner GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 13, 2017 – The Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Western Michigan has named Comfort Research as its 2017 Outstanding Growth Award (OGA) winner. OGA honors a West Michigan company that demonstrates sustained growth in sales, profitability, employment and community involvement. Comfort Research will be honored during the annual OGA award ceremony on Tuesday, March 21 at DeVos Place. Comfort Research was founded in 1997 by Matt Jung and Chip George, two friends at Hope College who found themselves inspired to invent a more comfortable version of the old, worn out beanbag chairs they’d been using since they first moved to campus. They ...

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National Best and Brightest Sustainable Companies standard

Comfort Research, a global leader of alternative seating solutions, has been named among the 2016 National and Michigan’s Best and Brightest Sustainable Companies®. Awarded by the National Association of Business Resources, the honor recognizes Comfort Research for its leadership and innovation in green and sustainable practices. West Mich.-based Comfort Research, a global leader of alternative seating solutions, has been named among the 2016 National and Michigan’s Best and Brightest Sustainable Companies(R) for its leadership and innovation in green and sustainable practices. “Since its inception, Comfort Research has strived to find a greener, more sustainable way to do business,” said Chip George, co- founder and CEO of Comfort Research. “Much of the credit for this honor lies with our inventive staff and ...

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Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness standard

Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness® Announced For Immediate Release Event to Honor Winners Slated for October 20, 2016 August 31, 2016 – Warren, MI — Companies that are making their workplaces, their employees and the community a healthier place to live and work will be celebrated at the annual Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness® event. The Best and Brightest in Wellness® awards program is the premier program that honors companies and organizations that recognizes and celebrates quality and excellence in health and wellness. The Best and Brightest in Wellness® celebrates those companies that are making their businesses healthy, the lives of their employees better and the community a healthier to place to live.  The Best and Brightest program provides yearlong ...

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10,000,000 chair! video

10 Million and Counting!Comfort Research is excited and proud to announce we’ve now sold over 10 million bean bag chairs. We can’t say thank you enough to our awesome family of employee’s, board members and everyone who’s Joined the Comfort Revolution and bought a Big Joe to make this milestone a reality.    

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CR Supports Ronald McDonald House standard

Comfort Research partnered with Pam Thomason and Pratt Industries to donate 50 bean bags and Bean Bagimals to the Ronald McDonald House of Memphis. “Comfort for All” extends beyond just comfortable furniture. It’s also about supporting the wellbeing of those around us and in need however we can. Ronald McDonald house provides supportive services and a home-away-from-home for St. Jude families and their children reciving treatment for cancer and other catastrophic childhood illnesses. Since opening its doors in 1991, Ronald McDonald House of Memphis and provided a home for more than 8,300. Learn more about the Ronald McDonald House of Memphis at: http://www.rmhc-memphis.org/   About Comfort Research Comfort Research, headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI and having manufacturing facilities in Michigan and Tennessee, are ...

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National 101 Best and Brightest Winner standard

  Comfort Research is honored to be a Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® recipient in 2015. The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment. Organizations were assessed based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more. To learn more and view the full list of winners visit the Best and Brightest website.   About Comfort Research Comfort Research, headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI and having manufacturing facilities in Michigan and Tennessee, are the makers of Big Joe®, Fuf®, Bean Bagimals®, Classic Beanbag™ and the recently introduced Orahh™ product lines. The company is revolutionizing affordable furniture ...

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Cops for Kids and Salvation Army Angel Tree standard

For the third year in a row, Comfort Research brings “Comfort for All” and smiles to children’s faces though it’s support of the Tennessee Cops for Kids and Salvation Army Angel Tree programs. Through it’s donation of $5,000, Comfort Research helped over 135 children to have a more comfortable Christmas this season through the Cops for Kids program. Each year local schools in the Marshall, Oak Grove and Westhills area identify children that will potentially not have a Christmas and invite them to participate in a day filled with shopping and eating. After breakfast and activities, and with the help of a shopping chaperone and volunteers, each child gets $125 to buy presents for their family and themselves at the Lewisburg Walmart.  After shopping, the children returned for ...

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Comfort Research partners with Regional Refresh of Cut Off Youth Center standard

This past April, the Cut Off Youth Center put the finishing touches on it’s new 3 room renovation and gym area that provide health and wellness programming for local youth. The two-month renovation was revealed on Thursday, May 28 with Comfort Research donating FUF chairs for the children to relax in. “We’re proud to partner with the Cut off Youth Center and refurbishment of their renovation to help today’s youth stay active and fit”, Chip George CEO of Comfort Research and Ambassador of Awesome said. Read the full article and learn more about the Cut off Youth Center at www.neworleanssaints.com About Comfort Research Comfort Research, headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI and having manufacturing facilities in Michigan and Tennessee, are the makers of Big ...

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