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Zack Zehner and Terry Marchetta Discuss Mannington's Growth and New Products for 2020

Zack Zehner and Terry Marchetta Discuss Mannington's Growth and New Products for 2020

February 4, 2020—Zack Zehner and Terry Marchetta, President of Residential and Director of Styling, respectively, and Kemp Harr discuss the recent investment in Phenix and Pharr Yarns, as well as a quick review of the other major investments in the last 12 years along with a quick review of the new products for 2020. Watch the interview, recorded at Surfaces 2020, for more details.

Piet Dossche Discusses Coretec's New Product Focus for 2020

Piet Dossche Discusses Coretec's New Product Focus for 2020

January 31, 2020—Piet Dossche, CEO of US Floors, and Kemp Harr discuss a brief history of the rigid LVT business, his induction into the WFCA Hall of Fame and the new COREtec products for 2020. Watch the video, taped at Surfaces, for more details.

Keith Spano and Cathey Gundlach-Links Discuss the International Design Guild

Keith Spano and Cathey Gundlach-Links Discuss the International Design Guild

January 28, 2020—Keith Spano and Cathey Gundlach-Links, President and VP of Merchandising of International Design Guild, respectively, and Kemp Harr, Publisher of Floor Focus Magazine, discuss the group's focus as an upscale boutique membership group of floorcovering dealers that is part of CCA Global. Listen to the interview, recorded at Surfaces in Las Vegas, to hear more about their business, their focus, and product mix.

Pami Bhullar Discusses His New Year's Resolutions for Flooring Retailers

Pami Bhullar Discusses His New Year's Resolutions for Flooring Retailers

January 23, 2020— Pami Bhullar, Director of Retail Development for Invista, and Kemp Harr, Publisher of Floor Focus Magazine, discuss Pami’s top three new year’s resolutions out of the 20 he publishes every year specifically for flooring retailers. Listen to the interview for more details. To see the complete list, click here.

John Wu Discusses Novalis' Plans to Manufacture LVT in the U.S.

John Wu Discusses Novalis' Plans to Manufacture LVT in the U.S.

John Wu, president and CEO of Novalis and Kemp Harr discuss Navalis’ investment of $30 million on a domestic LVT production facility in the U.S. Listen to the interview to hear more details including the firm's plan to begin production in the third quarter.

Dave Snedeker Discusses Why Bob's Grew in 2019

Dave Snedeker Discusses Why Bob's Grew in 2019

January 20, 2020—Dave Snedeker, EVP with Bob’s Carpet and Flooring, and Kemp Harr discuss the changes that Bob's has made resulting in top line growth at this 16-store family-owned flooring chain based in Tampa, Florida. Listen to the interview for more details and hear Dave’s outlook for 2020.

Karl Scholz Discusses the Launch of Two Ceramic Tile Installation Patents Introduced At Domotex

Karl Scholz Discusses the Launch of Two Ceramic Tile Installation Patents Introduced At Domotex

January 16, 2020—Karl-Heinz Scholz, a German Inventor, and Kemp Harr discuss two new ceramic tile installation systems that were launched at Domotex Germany that are designed to speed up the installation process and make is easier for installers. Listen to the interview to learn more about Drytiling and Ceraclick. These new systems will be available here in the U.S. this year through Lico and potentially other licensees.