Shaw to close carpet manufacturing plant in Dalton

Home Categories Carpet Shaw to close carpet manufacturing plant in Dalton

DALTON—Shaw Industries announced it will close Plant 20, a carpet manufacturing facility located on Riverbend Drive here, in the very near future.

Approximately 270 associates will be affected by this closing. Representatives from Shaw’s Central Employment office, along with other Shaw HR professionals, are on site and working to help associates with issues that relate to the plant closing. Shaw expects a number of Plant 20 associate to secure positions at other Shaw facilities in the area in the short term, and will continue to make additional positions available as openings occur. Shaw is working closely with the Georgia Department of Labor’s Rapid Response Unit to identify additional training or other career opportunities for associates that choose to not stay with the company.

To learn more visit ShawFloors.com.

Must Read

Carpet: Better goods equal higher profit margins

By Ken Ryan While carpet’s footprint in the home has shrunk in the past decade, the trend has allowed better, higher-end goods to thrive within...

Mohawk Group unveils DesignFWD schedule, speaker lineup

Calhoun, Ga.—Mohawk Group has officially announced the speaker lineup and schedule for its inaugural Design Forward Virtual Summit, styled DesignFWD, which takes place exclusively...

Wood: Canadian suppliers look to carve out their own niche

By Reginald Tucker Some suppliers tout a high level of product quality and attention to manufacturing details; others cite innovations in staining and finishing technologies...

Schönox adds new online training sessions

Schönox HPS North America, Inc. offers technical training and seminars that provide opportunities to learn about the full range of our products, installation tips,...

Ardex recognized at 2020 Starnet Design Awards

Aliquippa, Pa.—Ardex Americas was recognized at the 2020 Starnet Commercial Flooring Design Awards across several different categories. This year's awards drew nearly 40 applications...

Ceramic: Ties to fashion, interiors inspire tile design

By Megan Salzano Fashion and home trends have long inspired tile design. In fact, tile’s ties to these industries can be traced back centuries while...
X