Patcraft’s Infrastructure collection enriches custom creations

April 26, 2019 | Comments Off on Patcraft’s Infrastructure collection enriches custom creations

Cartersville, Ga.—Patcraft’s newest offering, Infrastructure, is a thoughtfully reimagined collection of modular and broadloom products. Taking inspiration from architecture and the shapes and linear designs of buildings, patterns emerge to create depth and dimension on the floor. With abstract texture and geometric patterning inspired by contrast and shadows, Infrastructure’scolorful accents feature a stitching effect that ebbs and flows throughout the design. The modular styles within the collection provide opportunities for custom creations, which opens the...

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Milliken & Company named to Forbes Best Employers list

April 24, 2019 | Comments Off on Milliken & Company named to Forbes Best Employers list

Spartanburg, S.C.—For the second year in a row, global diversified manufacturer Milliken & Company was included among America’s Best Mid-Size Employers. Compiled by Forbes magazine, the 2019 list recognizes the top 500 highest-rated employers with 1,000 to 5,000 U.S.-based employees and spans 25 different industries. “We strive to be a company where every associate feels empowered, valued and engaged,” states Halsey M. Cook, president and CEO for Milliken & Company. “Being recognized as a foremost...

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Tile of Spain unveils new designs at Coverings 2019

April 24, 2019 | Comments Off on Tile of Spain unveils new designs at Coverings 2019

Luxor by Aparici Miami- Tile of Spain, the international brand representing 125 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER), exhibited a wide variety of new product innovations and trends from Spanish tile manufacturers at Coverings 2019.  During the 4-day tile and stone exhibition, 98 Spanish ceramic and stone manufacturers showcased new lines. Highlights of the Spanish manufactures include: Luxor by Aparici. Paying homage to glamour of the 20’s with a current...

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Mohawk releases 2018 Sustainability Report

April 23, 2019 | Comments Off on Mohawk releases 2018 Sustainability Report

Mohawk Flooring’s sustainable EverStrand carpeting is made with up to 100% recycled content using the Continuum process to recycle plastic bottles into strong and beautiful yarns. Calhoun, Ga.—The power of handprints over footprints is the focus of the 2018 Sustainability Report released online by Mohawk Industries today. This year’s report illustrates how a growing commitment to sustainability is shaping business decisions that positively impact the company, its customers, employees and communities. Through innovative product design...

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QFloors sponsors coat drive for Venezuelan refugees

April 23, 2019 | Comments Off on QFloors sponsors coat drive for Venezuelan refugees

South Jordan, Utah—A group of QFloors employees spent a Saturday in December sorting and labeling hundreds of coats. They were the result of a QFloors-sponsored coat drive and were shipped to Venezuelan refugees in Cucuta, Columbia, fleeing the political unrest, deprivation and chaos of the country. This was a deeply personal undertaking for QFloors’ B2B specialist Antonio Ortega. He spearheaded the humanitarian project as a way of doing something for family and friends who were...

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NTCA awards 2019 Tile Person of the Year

April 18, 2019 | Comments Off on NTCA awards 2019 Tile Person of the Year

The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) has recognized Dale Kempster of Schluter Systems as the NTCA Tile Person of The Year. This award is given annually to a contractor, distributor or manufacturer member who has demonstrated a strong commitment to the tile industry and has supported the mission and goals of the NTCA. “I can’t think of a better person to receive this recognition,” said Marco Ludwig, CEO and president, Schluter Systems. “It’s truly a...

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Atmysphere chosen as Domotex 2020’s keynote theme

April 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Atmysphere chosen as Domotex 2020’s keynote theme

Hannover, Germany—After a successful Domotex 2019, preparations are already ramping up for next year’s edition. The upcoming show, to be held from Jan.10 to 13, 2020, has Atmysphere as its keynote theme, symbolizing its central focus on all those qualities of floors and floor coverings that contribute to wellbeing, naturalness and sustainability. “This year, as indeed in previous years, the lead theme is inspired by a current megatrend,” explained Sonia Wedell-Castellano, Deutsche Messe’s global director...

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Armstrong Flooring employees volunteer during Day of Caring

April 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Armstrong Flooring employees volunteer during Day of Caring

Lancaster, Pa.—Armstrong Flooring employees and their families volunteered for some spring cleaning at nonprofit organizations around Lancaster as part of a recent Day of Caring. More than 80 employees participated in service projects at nine community organizations on April 12 and 13. They cleaned up at local parks and a children’s museum and volunteered at the Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster, the Humane League and Habitat for Humanity ReStore. “Our company has been a...

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Laticrete wins 2019 CID Award

April 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Laticrete wins 2019 CID Award

Bethany, Conn.—Laticrete has been recognized as a winner of the 2019 Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards in the Special Recognition-Institutional category for its craftsmanship and technical know-how involved with completing the new main building of the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford in Northern California. Laticrete supplied installation materials and onsite support to artist and installer Drostle Public Arts, bringing life to two mosaic tile designs made from 19 mosaic panels representative of California’s seashore...

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RollMaster sees success with Tableau analytics

April 18, 2019 | Comments Off on RollMaster sees success with Tableau analytics

Hammond, La.—RollMaster Software now shares the spotlight with organizations such as JPMorgan, Lufthansa, Honeywell and Abercrombie & Fitch, as an innovator in helping customers see and understand their data in a way that inspires breakthroughs and drives impact. RollMaster took a leap of faith when it invested in a developer’s license from Tableau and then spent hundreds of man hours developing specialized Dashboards that would deliver key data visualization (DV) and business intelligence (BI) information...

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