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    Voting now open for Award of Excellence contest

Voting now open for Award of Excellence contest

Hicksville, N.Y.—Voting for FCNews’ Award of Excellence contest is now open. Now in its 22nd year, the Award of Excellence has become the premier manufacturer recognition program in the floor covering industry. Why? Because they are voted on by customers whose only motivation is to recognize those who perform flawlessly in every aspect of their business. Cosponsored by the Informa, the owners of The International Surface Event, the Award of Excellence is

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    2018 Award of Excellence contest kicks off

2018 Award of Excellence contest kicks off

The FCNews Award of Excellence contest, now in its 22nd year, has become the premier manufacturer recognition program in the floor covering industry. Why? Because they are voted on by customers whose only motivation is to recognize those who perform flawlessly in every aspect of their business. Co-sponsored by Informa, the owners of The International Surface Event, the Award of Excellence is a way for manufacturers’ customers to honor the

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My take: Award of Excellence: Behind the winners

May 22/29, 2017: Volume 31, Issue 25 By Steven Feldman   Now that the 21st Award of Excellence winners have been announced, we can dig a little deeper and try to analyze the results. In what seems to be the case each year, there were some surprises interspersed between the usual suspects as you can find on page 16. But with the voting approaching 2,000 ballots these past two years,

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    21st Award of Excellence recipients reap the rewards

21st Award of Excellence recipients reap the rewards

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    Voting open for Award of Excellence contest

Voting open for Award of Excellence contest

December 5/12, 2016; Volume 31, Number 13          Voting for FCNews’ Award of Excellence contest is now open. Now in its 21st year, the Award of Excellence has become the premier manufacturer recognition program in the floor covering industry. Why? Because they are voted on by customers whose only motivation is to recognize those who perform flawlessly in every aspect of their business. Last year a record number of ballots were

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    Award of Excellence: Mohawk brands capture six honors, including Best Overall

Award of Excellence: Mohawk brands capture six honors, including Best Overall

May 23/30, 2016; Volume 30, Number 24 By Ken Ryan Garden City, N.Y.—Mohawk Industries was voted Best Overall Manufacturer—one of six company awards—during the 20th annual Award of Excellence dinner, held at the Garden City Hotel. Reflecting the strength and diversity of its product collections, Mohawk also won Best Carpet Manufacturer (Group A) and Best Hardwood Manufacturer (Group A). Meanwhile, its Dal-Tile (Best Ceramic Manufacturer, Group A), Marazzi (Best Ceramic

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    Mohawk Industries sweeps top honors at FCNews’ 20th annual Awards of Excellence

Mohawk Industries sweeps top honors at FCNews’ 20th annual Awards of Excellence

Leading flooring manufacturer earns carpet, ceramic tile, laminate and wood awards from nation’s independent retailers Calhoun, Ga.—Mohawk Industries, the world’s largest flooring company, took home top honors at FCNews’ annual Awards of Excellence at the May 12 ceremony. Reflecting the strength and diversity of its product collections, Mohawk Industries captured the Best Overall Manufacturer title for the fourth time. Brian Carson, president of Mohawk’s Flooring North America segment, was on

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    March 27 is deadline to vote for FCNews’ Award of Excellence

March 27 is deadline to vote for FCNews’ Award of Excellence

March 14/21, 2016; Volume 30, Number 19 Time is running out to vote for Floor Covering News’ annual Award of Excellence. The deadline is March 27, so there are only days remaining before the votes are tabulated. We accept only one vote per person, so if you have already voted, thank you. If you have not yet voted, please take about two minutes. A little background: Over the past 20

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    Award of Excellence: Shaw captures trio of honors including Best Overall title

Award of Excellence: Shaw captures trio of honors including Best Overall title

June 8/15, 2015; Volume 30/Number 1 By Ken Ryan Garden City, N.Y.—It was a banner evening for Shaw Industries, which was voted the industry’s Best Overall Manufacturer in the 19th annual Award of Excellence competition. Best Overall was one of three awards for Shaw; it also earned Best Manufacturer in Carpet Group A as well as the Environmental Leadership award. Shaw has now won Best Overall six times, capturing the

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    Award of Excellence: Shaw captures its fifth Best Overall Manufacturer title

Award of Excellence: Shaw captures its fifth Best Overall Manufacturer title

May 26/June 2, 2014; Volume 27/Number 28 Garden City, N.Y.—For the third time in four years—and fifth time in the award’s history—Shaw Industries was voted the industry’s Best Overall Manufacturer in the 18th annual Award of Excellence competition. It was one of two major awards for Shaw, which also won the Award of Excellence for Environmental Leadership. Shaw has earned the award every year since its inception in 2010. “These

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    Award of Excellence: Mohawk returns to top spot with Best Overall title

Award of Excellence: Mohawk returns to top spot with Best Overall title

By Matthew Spieler Volume 26/Number 26; May 13/20, 2013 Roslyn, N.Y.—Mohawk Industries not only reclaimed the Best Overall Manufacturer’s title in this year’s Award of Excellence balloting, four of its divisions were also honored as being the best in their respective categories of expertise, giving it the most trophies of any company in this year’s competition. In addition to earning the Best Overall award for the first time since 2009 and

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    FCNews to ‘massage’ your Surfaces experience

FCNews to ‘massage’ your Surfaces experience

Volume 26/Number 17; January 7/14, 2013 Every year Surfaces attendees stop by the Floor Covering News booth. Some spend a minute; some spend a lot longer. It may simply be to ask a question, fill out a subscription card, catch up on the latest happenings in the industry or just to say, “Hey.” Many visitors have given the FCNews slot machine a spin and walked away $25 or $100 richer.

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    June 2012: Shaw receives second straight Best Overall Award of Excellence title

June 2012: Shaw receives second straight Best Overall Award of Excellence title

Volume 26/Number 16; Dec. 17/24, 2012 The 16th Award of Excellence competition proved to be a sweet one for Shaw Industries as it was voted the industry’s Best Overall Manufacturer for the second year in a row, and fourth time in the award’s history. The company’s environmental initiatives continue to be noticed by the industry as it once again received the Award of Excellence for Environmental Leadership, an honor it

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    FCNews to ‘massage’ your Surfaces experience

FCNews to ‘massage’ your Surfaces experience

Volume 26/Number 16; Dec. 17/24, 2012 Every year Surfaces attendees stop by the Floor Covering News booth. Some spend a minute; some spend a lot longer. It may simply be to ask a question, fill out a subscription card, catch up on the latest happenings in the industry or just to say, “Hey.” Many visitors have given the FCNews slot machine a spin and walked away $25 or $100 richer.

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    FCNews Awards of Excellence: Shaw captures Best Overall

FCNews Awards of Excellence: Shaw captures Best Overall

by Matthew Spieler Roslyn, N.Y.—The 16th annual Award of Excellence competition proved to be a sweet one for Shaw Industries as it was voted the industry’s Best Overall Manufacturer for the second year in a row and fourth time in the award’s history.

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Guru-USA names national sales and marketing manager

Ontinyent, Spain–Estil Guru S.L. (Guru), a manufacturer of shower waterproofing products, has named Derick Cooper national sales and marketing manager for the U.S. and Canada. Cooper has early 30 ears of

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Haines to exit Bravo Group

Glen Burnie, Md.—Haines has made the decision to exit the Bravo Services group effective April 1, 2018. After a long relationship with Bravo, the decision to end membership in the

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‘Locally-stocked’ program aims to help increase buying group dealers sales

Dallas—Daltile, Marazzi, and American Olean are offering buying group dealers the ultimate in timely product availability through innovative “locally-stocked” programs nationwide. “Traditionally, flooring retailers are used to tile orders being

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