Palliser Furniture

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Palliser Furniture
Type Private
Industry Furnishings
Founded 1944
Headquarters Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA
Products Upholstered furniture
Employees 2,000

Palliser Furniture Upholstery Ltd. [1] is a furniture manufacturing company headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada. Palliser Furniture is a family-owned company. Palliser Furniture manufactures and distributes upholstery furniture products throughout Canada, Mexico and United States. Palliser Furniture manufactures all types of upholstery, stationary, motion, recliners, home theatre, and chairs over 300 leathers and fabrics.


The year was 1944. Abram Albert DeFehr, [2] a Russian-born immigrant to Canada, [3] began making simple wooden pieces in the basement of his Winnipeg home. Within a few years, the fledgling business had moved from the basement into a former chicken barn, which became Palliser Furniture’s first factory. 70 years, Palliser Furniture Upholstery Ltd. is a leading North American furniture company with local manufacturing facilities in Canada and Mexico.


  1. ^ "Palliser goes platinum". Winnipeg Free Press. Retrieved August 8, 2014. 
  2. ^ "DeFehr Website". Art DeFehr. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  3. ^ "History". Palliser Furniture Upholstery Ltd. Retrieved 15 August 2012. 

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