November 9, 2022—For the second consecutive year, JMX Brands, the parent company of the top retailer of Amish furniture, DutchCrafters, was recognized in the second annual Furniture Today Best Places to Work in Furniture.
JMX Brands is one of four companies returning to the winners’ circle in the top 10 companies listed.
Winning companies were selected by a rigorous assessment of both employees’ and employers’ responses to survey questions. Benefit programs, corporate culture, communications, work environment, and training and development were analyzed and scored. This year, the recognition was expanded to be open to all companies whose primary business is furniture.
“Each of these companies has demonstrated a commitment to creating an exceptional workplace environment,” said Bill McLoughlin, editor-in-chief of Furniture Today.
“It is an honor to be recognized for a second time by Furniture Today as a best place to work within our industry,” said JMX Brands CEO Jim Miller. “This award is shared by the entire staff who ensure our workplace is engaging with opportunities for growth and recognition.”
JMX Brands currently employs 80 employees. The company recently opened a new DutchCrafters showroom in Alpharetta, Ga., adding six new employees.
Furniture Today Best Places to Work in Furniture 2022 are:
• Blueport Commerce
• Broad River Retail (DBA Ashley HomeStore)
• Furniture Enterprises of Alaska
• Gardner-White Furniture
• JMX Brands (DBA DutchCrafters)
• Mattress Direct
• The Parrott Group (DBA Ashley HomeStore)
• Nebraska Furniture Mart
• Ruby Gordon Home
About JMX Brands
JMX Brands is a niche retailer, selling more than 15,000 products on a variety of websites, including its flagship Amish furniture site www.dutchcrafters.com. JMX Brands also has DutchCrafters Showrooms in Sarasota, Fla. and Alpharetta, Ga. and an outlet store in LaGrange, Ind. JMX Brands was a 2016 Florida Company to Watch and the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 Retail Business of the Year and 2021 Medium Business of the Year. It has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Sarasota-Manatee for 2020, 2021 and 2022, and Best Places to Work by Furniture Today magazine for 2021 and 2022. It was named to Newsweek’s prestigious Best Online Shops for 2021 and Fastest Growing Online Shops for 2022. The company has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau and was listed six times as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States, according to Inc. Magazine’s prestigious Inc. 5,000 List.