Burns, Tenn. -- Nox and American OEM have partnered on a research and development effort centered around the innovation of flooring products for the world market.

“Combining our expertise in waterproof vinyl flooring with their skill in designing and manufacturing hardwood should create real opportunities for innovation in new product categories,” said Dan Koh, president of Nox.

Headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, Nox has been a global leader in vinyl flooring since 1994. The company operates manufacturing facilities in South Korea and Fostoria, Ohio, allowing the company to service the international market with a local presence. Recognized for innovation and quality, Nox vinyl products are sold in a variety of formats in over fifty countries.

“Although we don’t know exactly where this collaboration will take us, the chemistry feels good, and we both sense there are exciting things to be discovered for the flooring industry,” said Don Finkell, CEO of American OEM.

For more information, visit www.noxglobal.com or www.americanoem.com.