Number of employees: 600
Founded in 1948, Bestar is a leader in Québec’s furniture industry for ready-to-assemble (RTA) furniture made in Québec using state-of-the-art robotic processes. Following the recent acquisition of Bush Industries, a leading U.S. manufacturer of RTA furniture for offices and homes, the newly formed Bestar-Bush group is well placed to take advantage of growing online furniture sales. With manufacturing facilities in Lac Mégantic, Sherbrooke, in Jamestown, New York, and warehouses in California and China, Bestar-Bush’s head office will be located in Sherbrooke, Québec.
The Bestar-Bush group will have a workforce of nearly 600.