Flooring America, Flooring Canada, and The Floor Trader gathered in Denver for Building Buzz West, the first of its regional meetings, trying a new format that is intended to offer a platform for flooring professionals to come together to share and learn from one another.
Posted: July 17, 2019
Mohawk Flooring hosted a special American flag raising ceremony to honor its employees and celebrate its unique American heritage. Floor Trends was on site at the company's Union Grove campus this week where 15 area employees with 30 or more years of service were celebrated.
Posted: June 21, 2019
This year marks the 30th annual Best of NeoCon Competition, presented by Contract magazine and sponsored by NeoCon and The McMorrow Reports. Products in consideration for the awards were introduced to the market in 42 categories ranging from Architectural Products to Workplace Technologies. Here we've collected all the winners in the flooring categories.
Posted: June 12, 2019
Flooring planks aren’t only setting the foundation for comfort and design under foot. These days, manufacturers are producing flooring that can also be used to add texture and unique design to walls and even ceilings. Take a look at a few of the floor-to-wall covering products (and some that are inspired by the trend) that are leading the way vertically.
Read more about the floor-to-wall trend here.
Posted: June 13, 2019
Check out the wood-looks and gray trends that are still hot in Commercial Resilient flooring, as well as bold colors and geometric patterns.
Posted: May 10, 2019
We’ve curated some of the top trends we’re seeing in ceramic and porcelain tile, including marble and natural stone looks and large format panels.
Posted: April 19, 2019
Shanghai— The 21st edition of Domotex Asia Chinafloor, which ran here March 26-28, 2019, opened with registrations up 15 percent over the prior year, according to VNU Exhibitions President David Zhong. Floor Trends reported from the show floor to gain perspective on Asian manufacturing and its impact on the North American flooring market. Read more in the May issue.
Posted: March 28, 2019
New carpet tile technologies are offering style and performance in more venues than ever before.
Posted: March 18, 2019
The National Floorcovering Alliance (NFA) has gathered this week in Whistler, B.C., for the buying group’s spring conference. Here, 42 flooring dealers are coming together as leaders in their markets to network, discuss best practices and pressing issues currently affecting the independent retailer, and to meet one-on-one with vendor partners.
Posted: March 13, 2019