William M. Bird and Formica Flooring celebrate their new partnership. Pictured (left to right): John Allen, WM Bird central region sales director; Tim Tipton, Formica Flooring nat’l sales director; Todd Thomas, WM Bird vp sales; Alan Smith, WM Bird wood/laminate product director ; Bob Brown, WM Bird east residential sales director; Ken Peden, Kronotex exec vp; and Paul Zagorski, Formica Flooring SE regional sales manager.


Kronotex has named two new Formica Flooring distributors: William M. Bird Co. and Darant Distributing Co. William M. Bird, based in Charleston, Ill., will serve the Southeastern United States. Denver-based Darant will cover its home state of Colorado, as well as parts of New Mexico, Texas, Kansas, Nebraska and Wyoming.

Ilva S.A. has teamed up with D & B Distributors. D & B will distribute Ilva’s Oxide, Pietre Traventine, Crema Marfil and Pietra Patagonica tile series throughout 10 locations in Central and Southern Florida.

Robina Floors has announced FSC as its new distribution partner. FSC will distribute Robina flooring to the Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri and Iowa markets.

Flexco has signed Wanke Cascade Co. and General Distributors to its roster. The Portland, Ore.-based Wanke Cascade will carry Flexco product offerings to its network in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Alaska and Montana. General, based in Wichita, will cover its home state of Kansas.