Ringgold, Ga.— Shaw Industries has announced plans to invest approximately $20 million to supplement its existing SPC resilient flooring manufacturing operations here. This latest installment—part two of an anticipated three-phased expansion—will create approximately 55 new jobs at the facility, adding to the 240 associates currently working at the plant.
“Our latest investments address the growing demand for SPC within the resilient category while illustrating our commitment to U.S. manufacturing,” said David Morgan, executive vice president of operations at Shaw. “We’ll continue to invest in manufacturing capabilities, strong sourcing partnerships, robust distribution networks and innovation to continue to be the leader in this category.”
Shaw Floors started manufacturing LVT in this state-of-the-art facility in 2016. The company’s latest SPC flooring expansion will come online in Q1 2021 with an additional phase of expansion being fully realized by Q1 2022.