IVC hosts opening event at new facility

Home News IVC hosts opening event at new facility

Dalton—IVC hosted more than 200 people at an official grand opening of its new headquarters, manufacturing facility and distribution center here on May 16. The event featured guest speakers, a ribbon cutting ceremony and tours of the facility.

“We are excited to unveil our new home to our customers and community partners,” said Xavier Steyaert, CEO. “Many people have helped take this project from concept to realization and we are now ready to celebrate everyone’s commitment and hard work.”

Construction, codenamed Project Stella, took 15 months to complete. Situated on a 44-acre plot, the facility encompasses 520,000 square feet, and offers IVC US half a million square feet of future expansion space. Project Stella also spurred economic development, bringing 150 sustainable jobs to the Dalton community.

“The investment tat IVC has made in our community will impact Dalton and Whitefield Country for many years to come,” said Brian Anderson, president and CEO of the Dalton-Whitfield Chamber of Commerce. “We hope that other companies are inspired by IVC’s commitment and growth in Northwest Georgia.”

According to mill executives, the plant featuers the longest vinyl line in the world and is equipped with state-of-the-art machinery. Green-friendly technology, such as solar panels and a closed loop water recycling system, were incorporated into the facility’s design.

To learn more about IVC, visit ivcgroup.us.

Must Read

Tim Hanno joins Louisville Tile

Louisville, Ky.—Tim Hanno has been appointed director of sales, South, for Louisville Tile. Since 2010, Hanno has worked as a sales leader in both the...

FCEF tackles key issues at fall meeting

Nashville, Tenn.—The Floor Covering Education Foundation (FCEF) brought together industry leaders as the group held its fall board meeting here Nov. 17-18. The FCEF...

‘Tom’s Tips:’ Utilizing the in-home advantage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dx16mTRcqvY&t=63s Dalton—The World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) released a new Tom’s Tips regarding staging and displays. In the Tom's Tips series, Tom Jennings, retail training...

NSI completes 46th R.I.S.E. home

Oberlin, Ohio—The Natural Stone Institute (NSI) provided natural stone and fabrication services for its 46th home with the Gary Sinise Foundation through its R.I.S.E....

Footprints Floors launches The First Fruits Fund

Littleton, Colo.—Footprints Floors, a 160-plus-unit flooring franchise, said it prides itself on being an organization that believes in the greater good. The brand recently...

TDG announces digital strategy for 2023

Dalton—The Dixie Group (TDG) has unveiled its digital strategy for 2023, which includes enhancing its digital capabilities by partnering with several companies to create...
Some text some message..