Made In America Seating lands distribution deal with Walmart and Sam’s Club after Shark Tank- style Presentation

HAWTHORNE, Calif., Aug. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Made In America Seating (MIA) lands a substantial
order for a back to school season test with 900 Walmart and Sam’s Club locations after a Shark Tank-
style presentation at the US Manufacturing Suppliers Summit held at Walmart’s headquarters.

Held in Bentonville, AR on June 28th, MIA was one of three out of 800 companies to present their
products to a panel including celebrity Judge Daymond John.

“It was a very good day for Made In America Seating,” said Frank DiGiovanni, VP of Sales, after MIA
received the highest number of audience votes of the three companies.

Product distribution through Walmart,, Sam’s Club, and is among the
rewards for participation and presentation in the summit.

MIA Seating emphasizes their products are manufactured in Union City, TN which aligns with Walmart
and Sam’s Club’s commitment to American Renewal by investing $250 Billion into products supporting
American jobs by 2023.

CEO Darius Mir and President Dara Mir are committed to reshoring and creating more manufacturing jobs
in the U.S. Closing this deal with Walmart and Sam’s Club is getting them closer to their large visionary

“Cadet” Swivel Desk Chair

Ergonomically designed – slotted back provides superior support and air circulation

  • One touch pneumatic height adjustment
  • Contoured seat with waterfall front increases comfort and eliminates fatigue
  • Meets stringent ANSI/BIFMA seating standards
  • Available in virtually any color
  • 5 Year Manufacturer’s Limited Warranty on mechanical and structural parts

About MIA Seating:

Founded in 2013, Made in America (MIA) Seating is a vertically-integrated, ergonomic office seating
manufacturer based in Union City, Tennessee. A sister company to 9to5 Seating, MIA Seating utilizes
state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to design high quality, efficiently-manufactured products to more
than 1,300 furniture dealers in the United States.

MIA Seating’s investment of $39.5 million in its Union City operations positions it close to key distribution
centers of its major national retail customers. The company is committed to re-shoring the manufacturing
of its office seating, bringing more than 500 jobs back to the U.S. thus far. To learn more, visit

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