Bamboo Hardwoods strikes agreement with Horizon Forest Products

June 07, 2013

bamboohardwoodsBamboo Hardwoods (www.BambooHardwoods.com), a fast-growing industry leader of bamboo flooring and panel products and a part of the Aboeda family of companies, announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Horizon Forest Products (www.horizonforest.com) as a new bamboo flooring distributor partner.  Since 1993, Horizon has carried one of the most comprehensive inventories of pre-finished and unfinished hardwood flooring, floor equipment, abrasives, finishes, fasteners and accessories in the mid-Atlantic Region.  This agreement further expands Bamboo Hardwoods’ existing distribution network onto the east coast, and offers a trusted name brand of bamboo flooring and coordinating accessories to Horizon’s respective network of flooring dealers.

“Horizon is well-known throughout the mid-Atlantic United States as an excellent distributor of top-quality flooring products, so we are excited to have them now represent Bamboo Hardwoods as we further expand onto the east coast,” said David Keegan, Chief Operating Officer of Bamboo Hardwoods, Inc.  “With such a well-known brand like Bamboo Hardwoods, combined with Horizon’s long-standing reputation of excellence throughout the mid-Atlantic United States – especially in bamboo – we feel this partnership will greatly benefit both parties.”

Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, Horizon Forest Products has been a top wholesale distributor of fine flooring products to both the residential and commercial markets throughout:  Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.  Horizon will exclusively represent the entire Bamboo Hardwoods flooring product line of: transitions, engineered and solid bamboo flooring options towards their dealers.  “We’ve successfully carried a full line of bamboo flooring and accessories before, so we’re looking forward to now offering top-quality Bamboo Hardwoods branded products,” said  Tim Yarbough, Product Manager at Horizon Forest Products.  “With an already-established customer base and markets seeking bamboo flooring, teamed with Bamboo Hardwoods’ product consistency, availability and overall support that come highly recommended from some of their existing distributor partners – we look forward to long-term, mutually-beneficial partnership.”

Offering 100 percent, rapidly-renewable and FSC-certified bamboo, Bamboo Hardwoods’ products are well-respected with designers, architects and homeowners who prefer using environmentally-benign products that are both elegant and long lasting.  Known for quality bamboo products for over a decade, Bamboo Hardwoods’ offers a vast selection of colors and styles, with a large assortment of matching accessories and transition pieces to complement a wide array of residential and commercial décor styles – including engineered flooring featuring strand-woven construction – where strips of bamboo are coated with resin, and then compressed under one hundred thousand tons pressure producing a very dense floor that is least-likely to dent, measuring over 3,000 on the Janka Hardness Scale.

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