Carpet News Archive
Flash mob stunt to promote stain resistant carpet
Visitors to Surfaces 2012 had an unexpected surprise when a large group of dancers started dancing to MC Hammer in a flash mob.
Unexpected drop in sales for carpet retailer
Despite the positive messages from the flooring sector for the year ahead, a leading carpet retailer has already been forced to issue another profit warning.
Carpet as artwork in Australia
An Australian contemporary artist has created a work of art which incorporates the unusual component of flooring tiles.
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.
Sales surge for single carpet firm
Profits have doubled for one carpet manufacturer over the last six months, despite the general drop in sales across the high street and the flooring market.
Prestigious carpet award ceremony
The start of 2012 will see the return of the popular ceremony for America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards which will now feature two brand new categories.
Carpet proves stain resistant credentials
A stunt to publicise the stain resistant qualities of an innovative carpet has got people talking about the importance of carpet maintenance and cleaning.
Success for carpet recycling scheme
Support for flooring recycling schemes appears to be growing as customers face the impact that sending a used floor to the landfill will have.
Autumn carpet boost
Carpet retailers across the country will be hoping that the usual autumn sales boost over the next few months will help out in difficult times for the industry.
Carpet not recommended for allergy sufferers
Allergy sufferers have been advised to avoid using carpet in their homes as the allergens trapped in this flooring can trigger an attack.