FloorTek Expo Adds Business Focus, Education to Mix

FloorTek Expo 2013 will broaden its offering when it is held September 10–12 at the NorthWest Georgia Trade & Convention Center in Dalton, Georgia. Known for being the premier showcase of machinery and technology in the floor covering industry, the event will also add select seminar topics that are of interest to today’s floor covering manufacturers, according to Wanda Ellis, … Read More

Mannington Press Release

Viken, Sweden, Feb. 7, 2013 — The European Patent Office has published the mention of the grant of the European Patent, part of the patent cooperation between Mannington Mills and Välinge, announced in January 2012. Välinge has the exclusive right to sub-license Mannington’s IP rights relating to LVT locking technology. One of Mannington’s European patent applications, claiming priority from December … Read More

2013 FloorTek Expo: A Must Attend Event

AFA Members Already Planning To Attend 2013 Event DALTON, Georgia (November 05, 2012) – The American Floorcovering Alliance (AFA) Board of Directors officially announced today the 2013 FloorTek Expo to be held October 22-24, at the Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center, in the carpet capital of the world, Dalton, Georgia. Planning is already underway for next year’s FloorTek Expo … Read More

Export Assistance – American Floorcovering

AFA’s Executive Director is a member of the North Georgia Export Council (NGEC), appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce. The 34 member Council was created to assist the U.S. Department of Commerce with the trade promotion efforts with the State of Georgia. Wanda Ellis serves on the Exporters Textile Advisory Committee. Through thiese resources, companies have direct access and … Read More