Creating innovative products and concepts with great design talent is Vitra’s essence. These are developed in Switzerland and globally specified by architects, organizations and individuals to build inspirational environments for working, living, shopping and public spaces.
With its classics Vitra represents groundbreaking 20th century design. Today, in combining technical expertise with the creativity of contemporary designers, Vitra seeks to continue pushing the boundaries of the design discipline. A family business for eighty years, Vitra believes in lasting relationships with customers, employees and designers, durable products, sustainable growth and the power of good design.
The Vitra Campus – located in Weil am Rhein near Basel – with buildings by some of the world’s leading architects and the Vitra Design Museum with its exhibitions on design and architecture, design archives and a comprehensive furniture collection are all part of Vitra. They inspire visitors, inform the design process and create an atmosphere in which innovation flourishes.
In North America, Vitra operates sales offices in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago, as well as a production facility in Allentown, PA. Within the American and Canadian contract markets, Vitra is represented by both a direct sales team and a network of independent representatives, and distributed through furniture dealers as an “open line”.