Flanking PermaGrain Products National Sales Manager Bruce Cantor (middle) are (from left) Derr Flooring Co.'s Scott Forrest, Tommy Clayton, Frank McDonald and Ray Conachie.

Derr Flooring Co. of Willow Grove, Pa., received PermaGrain Products' 2001 Distributor of the Year Award during Surfaces 2002 in Las Vegas.

Derr is one of the original distributors of PermaGrain's product line and had worked with the company when PermaGrain was still a part of Arco Chemical Co.

"Derr Flooring has consistently been one of our best performing distributors over many years," said Bruce Cantor, national sales manager for PermaGrain, "and we are most pleased to be able to recognize their contribution."