About Elran

We believe in offering consumers products of extremely high quality that meet their expectations and are tailor-made for today’s lifestyle.

Elran designs comfortable, timeless products that reflect the very latest trends in comfort and lifestyle features.

Constantly evolving and at the leading edge of technological innovation, Elran continues to fine-tune its reclining mechanisms and offer a terrific range of flexible styles and options.

Motion furniture has changed a great deal over the years. Today, recliners fit right in with the way we define comfort and lifestyle.


Elran is a manufacturer of upholstered recliners and stationary furniture, located on the island of Montreal.

Our wide range of products are custom made for the consumer. We offer a range of styles and configurations all of which are available in a variety of fabrics, leathers, leather/vinyl combinations and options such as power recliners.

Our gravity fed, reclining mechanism, was developed by Legget and Platt, a leader in mechanism design. We use a superior, construction grade, spruce plywood which doesn’t warp or crack and high density, pre-crushed foam for consistency, endurance and comfort.

Our 235,000 sq.ft plant is highly automated and efficient thanks to a cellular manufacturing process and just-in-time production system.

With our skilled sewing & upholstery specialists, we are able to offer the highest quality of goods. No wonder even the most demanding consumers have trusted Elran for decades.

  • Founded in 1967

    Irving Lubin founded Elran, the first Canadian company to specialize in reclining furniture.

  • A family business

    Today, Elran is a third generation family business lead and managed by Eric Abécassis.

  • 1980: A turning point

    Until 1979, Elran exclusively manufactured only one product: the reclining chair. 1980 marked a very important year for Elran, becoming the first company to introduce reclining loveseats and sofas to the market.

  • The leader

    Today, Elran is the industry-leader offering a complete range of reclining chairs, loveseats, sofas and many other furniture components and options.

  • A world of style and choice

    With over 150 collections, our traditional, transitional and contemporary styles are available in more than 550 fabrics and leathers.

  • A local company with global reach

    The 235,000 sq.ft. Elran manufacturing plant is located in Montreal, and employs more than 500 people.

  • A unique process

    The plant is highly automated and efficient because of a cellular manufacturing process and a just-in-time production system.

  • Rigorous standards

    From design, to prototype testing, and to final assembly each step of the production process has a meticulous step-by-step verification system that maintains our rigorous quality control standards.

  • A worldwide success

    Elran products are distributed across Canada and the United states, in Europe and the middle East. This firmly establishes the company as one of Canada’s top furniture exporters. Our exceptional world-wide reputation is not only due to our high quality products, but also to fast, custom delivery, reliable after-sales service and the close attention we pay to the ever changing needs of the marketplace.