Markant stands for healthy working!

Durable products made from sustainable materials that contribute to the sustainable employability of personnel: sustainability has a high seat at Markant. Markant (founded in 1948 as Argo) is an international furniture manufacturer and designer of work environments. Markant possesses the ideal combination of international know-how and Dutch conciseness due to its production locations in the Netherlands and Malaysia and sales locations in the Netherlands, Malaysia and Australia. Both of the properties mentioned above are used to realise our mission: healthier working.

Our mission

Prolonged sitting is not healthy for people. It lowers the quality of life and increases the chance of a premature passing. For that reason Markant encourages dynamic working through special products and advice concerning a dynamic set up of the office. With our innovative workstations, the number hours spent sitting are significantly reduced and optiomal blood flow is stimulated which is better for the quality and length of life, creativity and productivity.

Our network

Since 2014 Markant’s Head Office and Showroom (2100 m2 in size), has been located in Houten, Netherlands however our clients are everywhere. With over 500 dealers worldwide, our joint knowledge of creating inspirational working environments that maximally motivate its users and support them in their daily activities is truly second to no other.

Our furniture

Markant’s furniture offers traditional value for money and functionality as well as an excellent design. Fundamental principles from Markant’s furniture is always optimal modularity. The much-praised MSA (Markant System Architecture) is the most well-known exponent of that. Would you like to know where Markant products are available, contact us at the bottom of this page!

Our quality

Markant is ISO 9001:2015 certified. The Quality Masters check up on this every year. Markant furniture also meets the requirements of the Dutch standard NEN 2449:1990: in it the guidelines for ergonomic work spaces are documented. Guidelines, requirements and test methods drawn up and executed by the renowned research institution TNO in Delft.

Dynamic working in practice displayed in Houten

In the Markant Experience centre (over 2100 m2) in Houten, Dynamic Working is put into practice in cooperation with inspiring partners. Come and take a look what a healthy office looks like in practice. Make an appointment!