Stanton Carpet Acquires Hibernia Woolen Mills
Hibernia manufactures decorative tufted wool carpets for the high-end residential market. The Hibernia brand will now operate under the Stanton umbrella and build on its core decorative tufted wool product base. Steve Bric, president of Hibernia Woolen Mills, will join Stanton on a long-term consulting basis for product development and continue to help manage the Hibernia sales team. Stanton will assume all operational responsibilities and relocate Hibernia’s inventory to Stanton’s new 227,000 sq ft distribution, customer service, and fabrication center in Calhoun, Ga. Hibernia products will continue to be sold through its existing network of sales agents.