Between its residential and commercial divisions, Mannington Mills took home five first place 2009National Floor TrendsStyling Excellence Awards. Not only did Mannington win more awards than any other company this year; it was also the only company to garner more than one first place nod.
The contest was voted on by show goers at the recent Surfaces 2009 show in Las Vegas as well as readers online. Award winners receive a specialNFTStyling Excellence Awards trophy, as well as the use of the award program’s logo in advertising throughout the year.
Jeremy Whipple, marketing manager for Roppe Holding Co., said sister company Flexco was excited to win for its Tuflex Force rubber flooring. “It means something for the Tuflex brand because while it is new to Flexco, Tuflex has over 50 years of brand awareness in the industry. This award proves the Tuflex brand is recognized and respected,” he said.– Michael Chmielecki
2009 NFT Styling Excellence Award Recipients
The following is a list of award winners by category, with the winning entry and the first runner up (in italics).
The Adorn Collection
Main Street carpet tile
Beaulieu Group LLC
Bliss by Beaulieu Flirtation Collection
Anso Caress Couture
Ceramic (tie winners)
Cove Base, Mouldings/Feature Strip
Bellezza Botticino Classic Dark
White Wash Walnut
Luxury Vinyl Tile
Merchandising (tie runner-ups)
Exotic Impressions Merchandising Update
Smart Living Color Wall
Migrations BioBased Tile
E Series by Model