Flooring and Carpet News for December 2011
Acquisition expected to strengthen carpet firms
An American flooring company has successfully acquired a carpet manufacturer which is likely to allow the brand to expand its carpet range.
Mohawk supports war veterans
In order to support severely injured and disabled war veterans an American flooring company has pledged to help the project by supplying floors.
Innovative new pet friendly carpet
An innovative new carpet technology will mean that it is easier than ever before to keep a clean carpet in your home.
Ask the Expert over the festive season
Damage to flooring over the Christmas period is an unfortunate, but often unavoidable, problem caused by a whole range of new challenges facing the floor.
Further price rises in flooring industry
One of the larger premium flooring manufacturers has been forced to announce that there will be a price rise affecting their products in 2012.
Flooring industry gearing up for DOMOTEX
With DOMOTEX 2012 only a few weeks away there are a number of flooring manufacturers who are getting the final preparations in place ready to showcase their new products.
Innovative carpet recycling proposal
Turning carpet waste in to synthetic oil is the strategy proposed by one company who claim they have the technology to make the concept a reality.
Flooring firm falls to administration
Another flooring company in the UK has fallen in to administration as a result of the difficult economic climate faced by the flooring industry and retail in general.
Bad news for high street carpet retailer
Bad news has hit high street flooring suppliers Carpetright as the firm has dropped in to the red in the approach to the festive season.
Success for vinyl recycling scheme
A popular vinyl recycling scheme is hoping to be able to announce that it beat last year’s overall figure by several hundred tonnes.