1908
CHROMCRAFT was founded in ST. Louis, MO. in 1908 as the American Fixture and Showcase Company.
1937
The company made its first Dinette Furniture and called it CHROMCRAFT, and so the brand name of Chromcraft was born.
1950's
Chromcraft was growing rapidly and outgrew the existing facility making a decision to expand outside of the St. Louis, MO area.
1960's
With business booming, Chromcraft built a new manufacturing facility in Senatobia, Mississippi with initially 250,000 Square Feet, which was later expanded to 640,000 square feet with demand for product continuing to increase.
Chromcraft became the leading dinette manufacturer with superior quality and at a great value by being a low-cost producer.
Chromcraft chairs became Fashion Statements and were featured on TV shows like the iconic Star Trek television series.
1970's
Chromcraft becomes a household brand name by heavily investing advertising dollars in multiple media outlets. Consumers were exposed to the name Chromcraft Furniture on national television, newspapers nationwide and the very best “shelter” magazines such as Better Homes and Gardens, House Beautiful, House and Garden, 1,001 Decoration Ideas, Redbook, and Woman’s Day. American audiences turning on their television sets to see their favorite game shows saw Chromcraft sponsoring and participating in the hottest shows running on NBC-TV, CBS-TV, and ABC-TV.
Chromcraft became one of the largest dinette furniture manufacturers in the world. With production of over 20,000 tables and 500,000 chairs yearly, Chromcraft furniture expanded their market beyond the USA and exported casual dining sets to Canada, Australia, England, Germany, Israel, Japan, Spain, Netherlands, Mexico, Hong Kong, South Africa…
1980's
A CHROMCRAFT INNOVATION: Chromcraft introduces caster casual dining furniture to the marketplace. This innovation propels Chromcraft on to become the leader for innovation, style, and technology in the Casual Dining Furniture industry.
1990's
After merging with Peters Revington, an IPO occurs, and Chromcraft Revington Inc. is listed on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange. Chromcraft Revington Inc. then acquires Silver Furniture, Cochrane Furniture and Sumter Cabinet. Chromcraft becomes a major comprehensive furniture manufacturer that includes not only casual dining, but now occasional, bedroom, and upholstered furniture as well.
2000's
CHROMCRAFT growth continues in residential furniture and now ranks in the top 12 largest furniture manufacturers in the USA. Chromcraft simultaneously continues to develop their Contract Division started in the 1980’s and becomes a top producer for customers that include:
*NASA
* Government entities by GSA.
*Delta, United, Southwest and Alaska Airlines
*Major and reginal city airport seating.
*Hospital and health centers
2010's
In 2014, Arts and Crafts Industries purchases Chromcraft IP assets and the new corporation of Chromcraft Revington Douglas Industries LTD is born.Chromcraft Revington Douglas purchases a new 400,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Sardis Mississippi and builds a warehouse and corporate headquarters in California. These are the new homes for our Chromcraft family:
2020's
The Chromcraft Team continues its long and rich heritage. They develop new innovative product with several patented features that create excitement in the marketplace and enhance consumer’s lives and lifestyles.
new divisions are introduced within the Chromcraft Home brand.
Comfort in motion:
Chromcraft Home develops and patents Yoga Flexx Massage and Zero Gravity Plus in their line of power motion recliners. these patented features add to quality of life by providing measurable stress relief and relaxation in your home. ChromSoft seating is also patented to provide the best in multiple layered comfortable seating.
McKenzie &Co:
Mc Kenzie & Co features state-of-the-art true modular sofas with accompanying accent pieces and accessories. Our modular sofas feature our patented Comfort Flexx Spring Back which provides personalized comfort that maximizes comfortable seating space while minimizing the amount of space needed in the room. The Modular Seating also feature our patented ChromSoft seating technology for mattress like comfort.