The Bear Knows is proud to carry Topstar and Wagner from Germany - one of the largest and most innovative manufacturers of swivel chairs in Europe. Please contact our sister-company specialising in commercial projects - APAC Works Pte, with your office furnishings requirements and our specialist projects team will get back to you soonest.

History and Reliability

Established 1949, Topstar, and its premium office chair range Wagner, is one of Europe's largest swivel chair manufacturers. Today, a 100,000 sq m state-of-the-art factory sits on the site of the original workshops, and manufactures up to 10,000 quality office chairs for delivery to over 50 countries around the world. 

Fun Fact: Many of the original and iconic wooden chairs made in Topstar's first workshops are still in use after 60 years!

Quality Assured

All our office chairs are made-in-Germany with a DIN ISO 9001:2008 certified manufacturing process. An in-house design and testing laboratory tests each component before production. Every product made is independently GS-Certified by the TUV. All Topstar chairs come with a minimum 3-year manufacturing warranty. Wagner chairs have 5-year manufacturing warranty.

Environmentally Friendly

Our office chairs are manufactured in a DIN EN ISO 14001:2009 certified facility and reports in-line with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). It is also a nett energy exporter due to extensive use of modern solar panels. Overall, the entire facility runs on a negative carbon-dioxide footprint.

In addition, noxious substances are heavily restricted in manufacturing. For instance, all adhesives used in Topstar and Wagner products are completely solvent-free, resulting in a better environment for both the end-user and the factory workers.

Project Examples

 Croatia national electricity company ("HEP")

 Mercedes (Germany)

 Securitas (Norway)

Other Office Furniture

In addition to the phenomenal range of chairs, we also carry a range of public spaces, rest/break-out area and meeting room furniture. Some examples are set out below, and more detail can be found on our public spaces furniture page.


Please contact with your office chairs and other furnishings requirements. We look forward to having the opportunity to assist you in creating the perfect work environment!