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Mohawk receives three Phoenix Awards of Excellence

Calhoun, Ga.—Mohawk was recently recognized with three 2017 Phoenix Awards of Excellence by the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for its public relations campaigns focused on fighting breast cancer and the introduction of SmartStrand Silk Reserve. “All three of these campaigns are dear to our hearts and have produced great results for our business and customers,” said Mollie Surratt, Mohawk’s senior director of public relations

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    Mohawk unveils #CushionTheFight 2017 video

Mohawk unveils #CushionTheFight 2017 video

To help in the fight against breast cancer, Mohawk is once again partnering with Susan G. Komen by sponsoring all seven of the organization’s 3-Day events, providing 8,000 pieces of durable, eco-friendly SmartCushion to comfort walkers and crew members. Mohawk SmartCushion’s visco-elastic memory foam provides the ultimate in comfort and durability under carpet—and now under sleeping bags. Most of the 3-Day participants will walk approximately 20 miles per day; they will use

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    Mohawk partners with Susan G. Komen

Mohawk partners with Susan G. Komen

Calhoun, Ga.—To help in the fight against breast cancer, Mohawk is once again partnering with Susan G. Komen by sponsoring all seven of the organization’s 3-Day events, providing 8,000 pieces of durable, eco-friendly SmartCushion to comfort walkers and crew members. Mohawk SmartCushion’s visco-elastic memory foam provides comfort and durability under carpet—and now under sleeping bags. Most of the 3-Day participants will walk approximately 20 miles per day; they will use

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    Mohawk covers all bases with broad cushion portfolio

Mohawk covers all bases with broad cushion portfolio

August 14/21: Volume 32, Issue 5 By Lindsay Baillie Over the years, Mohawk has diversified its flooring offerings to cover the gamut of both soft and hard goods. At the same time, the company is also garnering attention by helping floor covering retailers sell the total installation project via a broad selection of cushion products. “We are the only U.S. carpet manufacturer that has its own carpet cushion production,” said

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    Mohawk Flooring and Susan G. Komen partner to cushion fight against breast cancer

Mohawk Flooring and Susan G. Komen partner to cushion fight against breast cancer

Calhoun, Ga.—Mohawk Flooring has expanded its support of the 2016 Susan G. Komen 3-Day, placing more than 6,000 pieces of SmartCushion under the sleeping bags of walkers and crewmembers in cities across the country. In this three-day event held in seven cities, walkers cover 60 miles to accomplish one mission: a world without breast cancer. Last year Mohawk provided 800 cushions for the Philadelphia 3-Day; this year soft, durable, eco-friendly

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    Mohawk cushions Komen’s Philadelphia 3-Day

Mohawk cushions Komen’s Philadelphia 3-Day

October 12/19; Volume 30/Number 9 Philadelphia—In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Mohawk Flooring partnered with the 2015 Susan G. Komen Philadelphia 3-Day walk held Oct. 2-4 to provide over 800 pieces of SmartCushion carpet cushion for walkers and crew members to place under their sleeping bags at the Pennsylvania Convention Center camp. With 1,000 walkers and 300 crew members, the 2015 Philadelphia 3-Day raised a total of $2.7 million

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    Mohawk Flooring partners with Susan G. Komen to cushion the Philadelphia 3-Day

Mohawk Flooring partners with Susan G. Komen to cushion the Philadelphia 3-Day

Calhoun, Ga.—In recognition of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Mohawk Flooring is partnering with the 2015 Susan G. Komen Philadelphia 3-Day to provide over 800 pieces of SmartCushion, which will be placed under sleeping bags for 3-Day participants and crew at the Pennsylvania Convention Center camp Oct. 2-4. As part of the 3-Day, participants will sleep on these cushions after walking approximately 20 miles per day. “Mohawk SmartCushion is specifically

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    How Decorate for the Cure brings benefits to retailers, consumers

How Decorate for the Cure brings benefits to retailers, consumers

October 13/20, 2014; Volume 28/Number 9 In addition to participating in the fight against breast cancer through Mohawk’s partnership with Susan G. Komen, retailers can profit from the initiative thanks to the products that are highlighted through Decorate for the Cure. SmartCushion and Karastep, the carpet cushion/padding that are part of Decorate for the Cure, help support both a quality product and a quality cause. “We are using a three-prong

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    Mohawk continues fruitful  partnership with Susan G. Komen

Mohawk continues fruitful partnership with Susan G. Komen

October 13/20, 2014; Volume 28/Number 9 Helping the cause while highlighting product By Jenna Lippin Susan G. Komen, the organization that has helped fund lifesaving community programs and innovative breast cancer research for the last 30-plus years, is continuing its partnership with Mohawk through the flooring company’s Decorate for the Cure and Specify for a Cure initiatives that are spotlighted throughout October. Mohawk has raised over $3 million since it

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    Mohawk names Breast Cancer Awareness contest winners

Mohawk names Breast Cancer Awareness contest winners

Calhoun, Ga.—Mohawk, a long-time supporter of Susan G. Komen, commemorated National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with two consumer-based social media contests. The contests were designed to engage consumers by sharing courageous stories of breast cancer survivors as well as creating room scenes inspired by living a beautiful life.

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    Mohawk launches breast cancer awareness campaigns

Mohawk launches breast cancer awareness campaigns

Since 2001, Mohawk has donated more than $4 million to the Susan G. Komen foundation through its Specify for a Cure and Decorate for the Cure programs. As a corporate partner, Mohawk has made a commitment to provide ongoing support to Susan G. Komen through its donations and contributions based on carpet and carpet cushion purchases made by Mohawk’s customers. The goal of both programs is to help spread awareness

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Mohawk launches breast cancer awareness campaigns

Calhoun, Ga.—Mohawk Industries is a long-time supporter of breast cancer research. Since 2001, Mohawk has donated more than $4 million to Susan G. Komen through its Specify for a Cure and Decorate for the Cure programs. As a corporate partner, Mohawk has made a commitment to provide ongoing support to Susan G. Komen through its corporate donations and additional contributions based on carpet and carpet cushion purchases made by Mohawk’s

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    Mohawk & Karastan to extend Decorate for the Cure

Mohawk & Karastan to extend Decorate for the Cure

Dalton—Mohawk Industries is excited to announce the extension of its popular Decorate for the Cure fundraising program through 2014. Since June 2011, Mohawk and Karastan have donated a portion of all Mohawk SmartCushion and Karastan Karastep Reserve Cushion sales to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. The brands have raised more than $100,000 for ongoing breast cancer research through the Decorate for the Cure campaign. “We are so proud of

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    Floor Trader joins the fight against breast cancer

Floor Trader joins the fight against breast cancer

GULFPORT, MISS.—Floor Trader is asking the community to join the fight against breast cancer and participate in a Facebook campaign aimed at promoting disease prevention and awareness. Mohawk, the world’s largest flooring manufacturer and a leading supplier at Floor Trader flooring, is using Facebook to help raise money for breast cancer research. For every new person who likes the Mohawk Facebook page during the month of October, Mohawk will donate

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    Max Windsor takes breast cancer fight to ‘New Horizons’

Max Windsor takes breast cancer fight to ‘New Horizons’

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CALIF.— Max Windsor is taking the concept of supporting a cause to new levels with the introduction of the New Horizons Collection, which will be shown to retailers at the company’s Surfaces booth, B7938, in Las Vegas, Jan. 25 to 27.

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CTEF to hold CTI, ACT demonstrations at TISE

Pendleton, S.C.—The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), which provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry, will be conducting ongoing demonstrations of the

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Retail Lead Management builds new integrations with flooring ERP systems

Columbus, Ohio—Retail Lead Management has recently completed the development of its initial integrations with two flooring ERP systems: RollMaster and RFMS. The company is also scheduled to launch its Qfloors

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Scott Group Studio names new co-CEOs, chairman

Grand Rapids, Mich.—Scott Group Studio, a leading designer and manufacturer of custom, handmade luxury carpets, has named John Hart and Tim Hill as co-chief executive officers. Hart has a 20-year

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