Wood flooring

30% growth in US hardwood flooring imports in 2015

US imports of wood flooring increased again in 2015, following a year of significant growth in 2014.    [...]

Danzer increases sales in 2015; especially in the hardwood flooring segment

Danzer closes its business year with a considerable increase in sales of 9.5 percent compared to the previous year [...]

Mohawk Industries announces record earnings in Q4/2015

Mohawk Industries announced Q4/2015 net earnings of $192 million and diluted earnings per share of $2.57. Excluding restructuring [...]

Lumber Liquidators’ sales drop after CDC announces cancer risk

US regulators announced that some of Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. laminate flooring has a great risk of causing cancer. The [...]

EGGER opens up new market segment for plastic edging at Brilon

The EGGER Group is investing in the Brilon (Germany) plant by developing polypropylene edging production. Through this second edging facility [...]

Kährs Group achieves higher profits in 2015

Net sales of the Swedish wood flooring manufacturer Kährs totalled SEK 667 million in the fourth quarter of 2015 [...]

EU tropical wood flooring imports driven up by France

There was significant growth in EU import value of tropical wood flooring (+18.7% to €89.7 million) in the [...]

KKR buys half of Swedish Välinge

KKR, a global investor, has announced the signing of three agreements to ultimately acquire a combined 50% stake in V [...]

EGGER launched new flooring system at Domotex 2016

The Austrian wood-based materials manufacturer EGGER has taken Domotex trade fair as an occasion to celebrate the 20th anniversary [...]

DOMOTEX 2016-A successful event for the flooring industry

With 1,441 exhibitors from 59 countries and 45,000 trade visitors from more than 100 nations, DOMOTEX delivered fresh [...]