June 6/13, 2016; Volume 30, Number 25
By Ken Ryan
The best flooring introductions in 2015, as cited by retailers and distributors, included some now-familiar brands such as COREtec from USFloors and Architectural Remnants from Mannington as well as some under-the-radar products that took off once they reached the retail showroom. The successful product rollouts from 2015 touched on some key trends—wood looks, soft carpets, waterproof characteristics and stunning visuals. Following is an overview.