Kiss Carpet named ‘Retailer of the Year’ by Mohawk

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Traverse City, Mich. – Kiss Carpet owners, the father/son team of Ken Roberts Sr. and Ken Robert Jr., were on hand to accept the honor at the recent prestigious Mohawk retailer gala in Nashville, Tennessee.

“To receive this industry award in 2004 and now again for 2011 is a tremendous honor,” said Ken Sr. “We pride ourselves on being a reputable local business that always puts the customer’s needs first, and we are delighted that Mohawk recognizes our efforts. We are invested in our community, and as your local flooring provider, we want all of our customers to feel like they are part of the Kiss Carpet family.”

Mohawk uses various criteria to identify its Regional Retailers of the Year, including increased business, excellence in promoting the store, as well as an ongoing commitment to training, store standards, brand building, merchandising, installation ideas and community involvement. The Mid Central region includes flooring retailers in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, West Virginia and Pennsylvania.

“Kiss Carpet is an asset to northern Michigan – it sets the quality standard for a retail flooring business,” said Jenny Nichols, director of retail marketing at Mohawk. “Their associates are experts in all aspects of flooring, from product and style to design and installation.”

Family owned and operated, Kiss Carpet’s objective is to provide quality products and exceptional service to fit your dreams and budget.

“We work hard to make sure that our customers are 100 percent satisfied from start to finish,” added Ken Jr. “That’s the benefit of shopping local. You’re my friend and neighbor.  I value your business.  We want you to come back and see us the next time you need new flooring.”

To learn more about Kiss Carpet and for a free estimate on your flooring project, visit any one of our convenient showrooms in Mancelona (231 587-9450), Traverse City (231 947-7247), or Harbor Springs (231 487-9447).  Or visit them online at

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