Klaussner Home Furnishings has grown to become one of the largest furniture companies in America. Klaussner was purchased by Hans Klaussner in 1979 and is still privately owned. With multiple U.S. manufacturing and distribution facilities and over 1,400 employees, the company is well known for its quality, value priced home furnishings, produced by highly skilled employees and distributed by furniture retailers throughout the world. Asheboro, NC is home for several of Klaussner's manufacturing and distribution facilities as well as the company's corporate headquarters. Other manufacturing service centers are located in Milford, Iowa. Another affiliated company is Prestige Fabricators, Inc., a foam manufacturing company also located in Asheboro. The Klaussner affiliated group of companies has over 1,700 employees. In recent years Klaussner has also begun to utilize worldwide sources to import leather upholstery, bedroom, dining room, occasional and entertainment. This has allowed Klaussner to become a full product and service provider for the whole home. With Klaussner's many product lines, consumers can choose from upholstery (fabric and leather), reclining furniture, bedroom, dining room, occasional tables and entertainment.