Dixie Group Completes Acquisition of Robertex

Chattanooga, TN, July 2, 2013 -- The Dixie Group said it has completed the acquisition of Robertex Associates, Inc. from Bob Rothman.

Dixie has retained Rothman's services under a five-year contract.

"The acquisition allows Dixie to further extend its leadership position in servicing the wool markets with the addition of the Robertex and Carousel product lines," said CEO Daniel K. Frierson.

The Dixie Group is a marketer and manufacturer of carpet and rugs to higher-end residential and commercial customers through the Fabrica International, Masland Carpets, Dixie Home, and Masland Contract brands.

Robertex Associates., known for its "Carpet Artistry in Wool", is a producer of  wool floorcovering products under its Robertex and Carousel brands.