Tarkett has announced it has entered into distribution partnerships with Reader’s Wholesale Distributors. Effective immediately, Reader’s will represent the company’s resilient product portfolio for both commercial and residential customers in the southern Texas, southern Louisiana and central and south Mississippi markets. This agreement expands Tarkett’s distribution network, enhancing the company’s ability to effectively respond to the needs of commercial and residential customers in these key geographies.


“This partnership between Tarkett and Reader’s supports our continued focus on driving long-term, sustainable growth through a strong and robust distributor network, while continuing to provide an outstanding customer experience in all markets we serve,” said Jeff Fenwick, president, Commercial Business, Tarkett North America.


Commenting on the news, Jason Surratt, president, Tarkett Residential, said, “We’re confident our customers will benefit from the great quality, service, and product knowledge and availability the Reader’s team is known for in the market, and we’re thrilled to be working with them.”


Reader’s Wholesale will be inventorying Tarkett LVT, commercial and residential vinyl sheet, rubber tile, standard and premium wall base, finishing accessories, and more, helping them serve customers in all key segments, including education, workplace, healthcare, multi-family and single-family residential.


“Reader’s Wholesale is excited to join forces with a market leading brand like Tarkett,” said Adam Burke, president and CEO, Reader’s Wholesale. “We are proud of our 106 year history and look forward to combining that with Tarkett’s 140 years. Working together, we are confident in our ability to continue to provide great service to the flooring community in Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi.”


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