Marazzi USA

Making beautiful tile is in our DNA. Marazzi has been a premier U.S. manufacturer for over 30 years, continually pushing the envelope on tile capabilities. Leading edge design, exceptional quality and ready availability distinguish the brand. A total tile package – porcelains, glazed ceramics, glass mosaics, natural stones and metallics – addresses the myriad aesthetic and performance requirements of homeowners, designers and architects.

Ceramic Tile Report - April 2013

By Jessica Chevalier   Ceramic tile was the fastest growing product category in 2012, according to estimates by Market Insights, LLC. The category grew by 6.5%; hardwood, the next fastest gro...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/ceramic-tile-report--april-2013

Mohawk To Acquire Marazzi for $1.5 Billion

Calhoun, GA, Dec. 20, 2012 -- Mohawk Industries said it will acquire Italian tile maker Marazzi Group for $1.5 billion in cash and equity.Following the acquisition, Mohawk would be the worldwide leadi...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/mohawk-to-acquire-marazzi-for-15-billion

Ceramic Tile Report - April 2014

By Jessica Chevalier Last year marked another strong period of growth in the ceramic market. Though the tile industry has seen steady increases since 2010, several of the manufacturers with whom we...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/ceramic-tile-report--april-2014

American Marazzi Buys Centers from Interceramic

Sunnyvale, TX, Feb. 9, 2011 -- American Marazzi Tile said it has acquired six wholesale centers  from Interceramic Group.The centers are located in Phoenix, Anaheim, San Diego, Denver, Las Vegas,...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/american-marazzi-buys-centers-from-intercer...

Strategic Exchange - January 2013

By Kemp Harr   With the pending acquisition of Marazzi, there’s no denying that Mohawk, which was already the world’s largest flooring manufacturer with annual revenue of $5.6 bil...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/strategic-exchange--january-2013

Marazzi IPO to Raise Some $455 million

Modena, Italy, January 30, 2006--Marazzi Gruppo Ceramiche SpA, Europe's largest maker of ceramic tiles, plans to raise as much as 375 million euros ($455 million) in initial public offering next m...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/marazzi-ipo-to-raise-some-455-million

TCNA Names Marazzi Tile Person of Year

Dallas, TX, May 22, 2013 -- Marazzi USA said that Filippo Marazzi was honored as 2013 Tile Person of the Year by the Tile Council of North America in an award ceremony during Coverings 2103.Prior to h...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tcna-names-marazzi-tile-person-of-year

Marazzi Group Mourns Loss of Filippo Marazzi

Modena, Italy, Nov. 30, 2012 -- The Marazzi Group is mourning the loss of Fillippo Marazzi, chairman of the board and president of Marazzi Group. Flippo Marazzi was the grandson and namesake of the f...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/marazzi-group-mourns-loss-of-filippo-marazz...

Ceramic: Industry Overview - April 2012

By Darius Helm & Jessica Chevalier   The single most important thing to know about the U.S. ceramic tile industry is its share of the flooring market. Currently, about 9% of U.S. flooring...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/ceramic-industry-overview--april-2012

Marazzi's IPO Fully Subscribed on Retail Side

Milan, Italy, February 10, 2006-- The initial public offering of Marazzi Group SpA, the Italian ceramic tile maker, is more than fully subscribed on the retail side, a person familiar with the situati...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/marazzi39s-ipo-fully-subscribed-on-retail-s...

Coverings 2013 - June 2013

By Jessica Chevalier   Coverings 2013 was held in Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center. This year’s show floor was actually two show floors joined by escalators and a connector...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/coverings-2013--june-2013

Interceramic Adjusting To Industry Changes

Dallas, TX, Oct. 13--Increased competition and declining prices are bombarding traditional players in the fast-growing U.S. ceramic floor tile industry, spurring Garland-based tile maker Interceramic ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/interceramic-adjusting-to-industry-changes

Marazzi Controlling Shareholder To De-list Firm

Milan, Italy, May 14, 2008--The controlling shareholder of the Italian ceramic tile producer Marazzi SpA said he plans to de-list the company, two years after its initial public offer.Fintiles -- whic...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/marazzi-controlling-shareholder-to-delist-f...

Equity Firms Buy 33% Stake in Marazzi Group

Milan, Italy, November 17 -- Permira Europe II and Private Equity Partners Funds have acquired 33% ownership of Marazzi Group, the world's largest manufacturer of ceramic tiles. Permira Europe ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/equity-firms-buy-33-stake-in-marazzi-group

Fuse Alliance Names Marazzi Preferred Supplier

Aurora, CO, May 13, 2014 -- Fuse Alliance said that tile maker Marazzi USA is its newest preferred supplier. "Having Marazzi USA as a Fuse Alliance Preferred Supplier allows our members to specif...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/fuse-alliance-names-marazzi-preferred-suppl...

CTA's design of Scentsy's Idaho headquarters: Designer Forum

By Randi Thomas Heidi and Orville Thompson launched Scentsy, now a well known flameless candle business, out of a shipping container on their farm in 2004. Over the years, the company has grown exp...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/ctas-design-of-scentsys-idaho-headquarters-...

Ceramics Technology & Design - March 2011

By Darius Helm & Jessica Chevalier   The last decade has seen an explosion in ceramic tile design, with ultra-realistic faux looks, incredible textures and a range of abstract visuals entir...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/ceramics-technology--design--march-2011

Daltile Changes Reflect Marazzi Integration

Dallas, TX, Sept. 23, 2013 -- Daltile has informed customers that is has made organizational changes as part of its integration of tile maker Marazzi with Daltile.Gianni Mattioli, who was previously p...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/daltile-changes-reflect-marazzi-integration

Hector Narvaez Discusses Marazzi's Focus for 2013 Post Acquisition

May 6, 2013—Hector Narvaez, Executive VP of Sales and Marketing at Marazzi USA, and Kemp Harr, discuss the early stages of integration, now that the Marazzi Group is part of Mohawk Industries. L...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hector-narvaez-discusses-marazzis-...

Coverings 2008 - June 2008

By Darius Helm Coverings, held this year in Orlando from April 29 to May 2, featured 1,200 exhibitors from over 50 countries showcasing cutting edge ceramic tile and stone design. About 35,000 ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/coverings-2008--june-2008

Hector Narvaez Discusses Marazzi's New 3D Technology

May 3, 2010—Hector Narvaez, VP of Sales and Marketing for Marazzi USA, and Kemp Harr discuss Marazzi's recent investments in ink-jet technology and other enhancements in its Florence, Alabama pl...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hector-narvaez-discusses-marazzis-...

Mohawk Completes Marazzi Acquisition

Calhoun, GA, April 3, 2013 -- Mohawk said it has completed the acquisition of the Marazzi Group for approximately $1.5 billion with a combination of cash and equity.Mohawk said it now has a leading po...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/mohawk-completes-marazzi-acquisition

Gianni Mattioli Discusses Marazzi's Tornado Relief Gift and Current Market Conditions

May 11, 2011—Gianni Mattioli, President and CEO of Marazzi USA, and Kemp Harr discuss Marazzi's recent gift to the North Alabama Red Cross to help victims of the recent tornados in the area arou...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/gianni-mattioli-discusses-marazzis...

Marazzi Initiates Plan to Go Public

Sassuolo, Italy, October 14, 2005--The executive board of Marazzi Group has approved a plan to go public. Procedures to obtain the approval of CONSOB watchdog and Borsa Italian are being started. ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/marazzi-initiates-plan-to-go-public

Report: Mohawk in Talks To Acquire Marazzi

New York, NY, Nov. 26, 2012 -- Mohawk Industries is reportedly in advanced talks to buy Italian ceramics maker Marazzi Group, Reuters reported, citing two sources familiar with the deal.According to a...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/report-mohawk-in-talks-to-acquire-marazzi

Hector Narvaez Discusses Marazzi's Coverings Experience and the New Tennessee Factory

May 2, 2014—Hector Narvaez, VP of Sales with Marazzi, and Kemp Harr, discuss Mohawk, Daltile, Marazzi's relative size in the U.S., the new factory in Dickson, Tennessee, and some of Marazzi's tr...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hector-narvaez-discusses-marazzis-...

Sustainability: Market Update - Aug/Sep 2013

By Darius Helm   It’s likely that 2013 will turn out to be a pivotal year in the development of sustainable manufacturing and the greening of the built environment. But even though sign...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/sustainability-market-update--augsep-2013

Coverings 2010 - June 2010

By Jessica Chevalier With over 1,000 vendors from 50 countries, the Coverings 2010 showroom floor reverberated with innovation, color and conversation in a variety of languages. Following its 2009 st...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/coverings-2010--june-2010

Marazzi Readying for IPO

Sassuolo, Italy, January 26, 2006--Italian ceramics group Marazzi is preparing to list on the Milan stock exchange. Once final approval is obtained from market regulator Consob, meetings with inst...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/marazzi-readying-for-ipo

Hector Narvaez, Executive VP, Sales & Marketing, American Marazzi on USA Expansion

August 6, 2008—Hector Narvaez and Kemp Harr discuss Marazzi's decision to aggressively expand their manufacturing capacity here in the U.S. Listen to the interview to hear Marazzi's overall stra...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hector-narvaez-executive-vp-sales-...