FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--Floor Decor Inc. recently reported a 22.6 percent increase in second quarter sales to $744,360 for the period that ended June 30 from $607,141 for the prior three months.

The company reported a loss of $380,515 or 0.007 per share in the second quarter. The company did not have any comparable information for the six months that ended June 30as it commenced operations in July 2000.

"Floor Decor has made significant strides and important strategic moves which we believe will increase shareholder value this year and beyond," said Floor Decor's Chief Executive Officer, A.J. Nassar.