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    Lush: Shaw Floors’ 2017 Color of the Year

Lush: Shaw Floors’ 2017 Color of the Year

Dalton–Lush was recently declared Shaw Floors’ 2017 Color of the Year. Described as an array of greens inspired by nature, Lush speaks to today’s desire for heath, well-being and renewal. “From the tallest trees to the deepest valleys, green surrounds us,” said Debbie Houston, creative director, Shaw Floors. “It’s vibrant, but at the same time, soothing. It changes with the seasons without ever getting old or boring. Lush is nature’s

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    Shaw Floors enhances Capture the Spirit rewards platform

Shaw Floors enhances Capture the Spirit rewards platform

Dalton—Shaw Floors recently added a new component to its rewards platform, Capture the Spirit (CTS.) Beginning immediately, participating retail sales associates can donate their accrued CTS points to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The points will be converted into dollar amounts with retailers having the ability to choose the gifts they want to personally contribute to the research hospital. Additionally, to kick off this new opportunity and in support of

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    Shaw announces winner of CTS Awesome Dream Car Giveaway

Shaw announces winner of CTS Awesome Dream Car Giveaway

Dalton—Nothing says “awesome” like receiving a free Cadillac CTS luxury sedan. And that’s exactly what happened recently for one Colorado flooring retail sales associate upon winning Shaw’s Capture The Spirit Awesome Dream Car Giveaway. Capture The Spirit (CTS) is Shaw’s industry-leading rewards program, designed specifically to incentivize floor covering retail sales associates to sell better-end Shaw flooring products. Last year, Shaw announced its plans to run a year long, nationwide CTS

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    Shaw consumer website wins Site of Year award

Shaw consumer website wins Site of Year award

Dalton–Shaw Floors’ consumer facing website, ShawFloors.com, has been named the 2015 Kentico Site of the Year in the industry and manufacturing category. Kentico’s Site of the Year contest compares brand websites from around the world, searching for best-in-class user experiences. Redesigned and launched in 2015, the strategy behind the new responsive site was to provide the consumer with not only the best flooring industry website, but a world-class experience, and

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    Shaw to directly supply Anderson

Shaw to directly supply Anderson

Dalton–Shaw Floors announced plans to directly supply Anderson Hardwood products to its retail and builder customers. From now until May 31, 2016, flooring dealers may purchase Anderson Hardwood products through their current distributor or, if they prefer, through their Shaw hardwood hard surface sales representative. Beginning June 1, 2016, Shaw Floors will be the sole distributor of Anderson Hardwood products. “Anderson has been a trusted brand in hardwood flooring since 1946,” said

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    Shaw executives: Consistency, service, products, people make the difference

Shaw executives: Consistency, service, products, people make the difference

Jan 4/11; Volume 30/Number 14 By Steven Feldman Vance Bell and Randy Merritt, the respective CEO and president of Shaw Industries, have become synonymous with leadership. While Bell focuses on driving direction, Merritt spends much of his time interacting with customers as the face of the company. Under their auspices, Shaw continues to pile up accolades as a preferred full-line supplier. FCNews recently sat down with Bell and Merritt for

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    Shaw Floors to supply Anderson Hardwood in Midwest

Shaw Floors to supply Anderson Hardwood in Midwest

Dalton—Shaw will directly supply Anderson Hardwood products to retail customers in the Midwestern U.S. Effective immediately, retailers in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin can now purchase Anderson Hardwood through their Shaw Floors hard surface sales representatives. “Anderson has been a trusted brand in hardwood flooring since 1946 and that won’t change,” said Jeff Sills, executive vice president, hard surface sales. “We are more

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    Shaw names Ford hard surfaces marketing director

Shaw names Ford hard surfaces marketing director

Dalton–Industry veteran Katie Ford has joined Shaw Floors as the company’s new hard surfaces marketing director. Ford will be tasked with developing innovative marketing solutions for all hard surfaces product categories. Prior to joining Shaw, Ford was with Beaulieu of America, serving in various sales and leadership positions, including leader of sales training at the corporate headquarters in Dalton. Additionally, Ford spent several years at Mohawk Flooring working as a

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    Shaw featured in Greenbuild show home

Shaw featured in Greenbuild show home

Washington, D.C.—The 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home, a 1,620-square-foot demonstration show home, is on display Nov. 18-19 at this year’s Greenbuild International Conference and Expo here. The home features Shaw Flooring products and showcases how high-quality design, engineering and construction can be combined with practical and affordable features and state-of-the-art products and technologies to maximize a home’s performance, resilience and sustainability while enhancing the comfort, health and security of those who

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    Retailer builds 20-foot pool with Shaw’s LifeGuard

Retailer builds 20-foot pool with Shaw’s LifeGuard

Dalton— Mark Carr, owner of Color Interiors Floor Center, a Houston-based flooring retailer with three locations, built a pool out of carpet to demonstrate the strength of Shaw Floors’ LifeGuard, its revolutionary waterproof backing. The 8 x 20 foot pool served as the centerpiece of a customer appreciation day held at the retailer’s Conroe, Texas, location Oct. 17. “The pool gives us a powerful demonstration to help our consumers understand

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    Shaw named finalist for 2015 Excalibur Awards

Shaw named finalist for 2015 Excalibur Awards

Dalton—Shaw Industries Group (Shaw) is a finalist in the Technology Association of Georgia’s (TAG) 2015 Excalibur Awards for Most Creative Solution. TAG, the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, developed these awards to recognize Georgia’s most innovative tech-enabled companies and organizations. Shaw Floors, the residential division of Shaw Industries, developed the Floorvana app to improve the flooring selection experience for consumers and

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    Shaw launches papal carpet giveaway

Shaw launches papal carpet giveaway

Dalton—Shaw Floors is offering consumers an opportunity to receive a swatch of the Shaw carpet used on the stage in Philadelphia where Pope Francis conducted the final Mass of his recent trip to the United States. Shaw is offering a 6 x 6 commemorative swatch of the carpet at shawfloors.com/popecarpet. In exchange, Shaw encourages recipients to make a donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, although donations are not required.

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    Shaw customers speak glowingly about trusted partner

Shaw customers speak glowingly about trusted partner

August 31/September 7; Volume 30/Number 6 By Ken Ryan Shaw Industries has won numerous industry awards for its superior products, exemplary service and environmental stewardship. It has also earned a reputation among its customers as a first-class company with people who will do whatever it takes to exceed expectations. FCNews spoke to nearly a dozen Shaw customers—many of whom go back several decades—about what makes Shaw special. Yes, the company

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    Shaw to expand South Carolina plant

Shaw to expand South Carolina plant

Columbia, S.C.—Shaw Industries Group is investing at least $45 million in its Lexington County, S.C., carpet fiber plant for additional capacity for both nylon and polyester production. The investment will create more than 50 new jobs. “This $45 million investment and plans to create more than 50 new jobs is terrific news for our manufacturing industry, Lexington County and our state as a whole,” said South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley.

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    2015 HGTV Smart Home features Shaw flooring innovations

2015 HGTV Smart Home features Shaw flooring innovations

By Jenna Lippin Austin, Texas—As a longtime flooring sponsor of HGTV’s Smart Home—previously known as the Green Home—Shaw Floors has made a commitment to providing the best looking, “smartest” innovations for the project. This year’s home, located in the Zilker Park area here, is approximately 2,300 square feet with three bedrooms and three bathrooms. Shaw is the exclusive provider of flooring for the Smart Home, which features both hard and

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Laticrete launches LHT Plus for large, heavy tile flooring applications

Bethany, Conn.—Laticrete has introduced LHT Plus, a polymer-modified large and heavy tile mortar specifically formulated to provide a one-step installation for large format ceramic tile, porcelain tile and stone on

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CTEF focuses on qualified labor at Coverings 18

Atlanta, Ga.—The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) will focus on tile installation excellence and qualified labor demonstrations during Coverings’18, the Global Tile & Stone Experience taking place at the Georgia

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Domotex asia/ChinaFloor concludes 20th Anniversary edition

Shanghai, China—Domotex asia/ChinaFloor’s 20thAnniversary edition closed March 22, achieving new milestones in international visitor and exhibitor numbers as well as increased participation with VIP programs and onsite events. The show

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