Shaw Floors

Shaw is a full-service flooring company with more than $4 billion in annual sales and approximately 25,000 employees. The employees' daily efforts illustrate their commitment and their determination to stay on top in an ever-changing and highly competitive marketplace.

Brand Report 2019: Flooring manufacturers discuss the evolution of branding and the role brands play in the buying process – Nov 2019

By Beth Miller In an industry where manufacturer brand has always been somewhat invisible at the consumer level, marketing thought leaders are looking to new tools to take their names and messages t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/brand-report-2019-flooring-manufacturers-di...

Shaw Floors Announces Its 2017 Color of the Year: Lush

Dalton, GA, October 6, 2016—Shaw Floors announced Lush as its 2017 Color of the Year. Described as an array of greens inspired by nature, Lush speaks to today’s desire for heath, well-bein...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-floors-announces-its-2017-color-of-the...

New Products 2020: A sneak peek at new productions to the residential market - Jan 2020

By Beth Miller This year kicks off with two premier flooring shows, The International Surface Event (TISE) and Domotex USA. TISE will take place January 27 to 30 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Cente...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/new-products-2020-a-sneak-peek-at-new-produ...

Shaw Supplies Flooring for St. Jude Dream Homes for 7th Year

Dalton, GA, April 19, 2018-Shaw Floors is proud to continue its support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as a national sponsor and the exclusive flooring provider of the 2018 St. Jude Dr...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-supplies-flooring-for-st-jude-dream-ho...

Shaw Introduces "The Style Board" Blogger Network

Dalton, GA, May 10, 2017-Shaw Floors has announced the launch of a network of eight tastemakers and influencers known as The Style Board. Over the past several months, each Style Board member has bee...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-introduces-the-style-board-blogger-net...

Shaw National Sales Meeting Now Underway in Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN, December 11, 2019-Shaw’s national sales meeting started the evening of December 10 and runs through the 13th. This year’s show features a Transcend theme.  The event...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-national-sales-meeting-now-underway-in...

Shaw Names Gold Rush its 2018 Color of the Year

Dalton, GA, October 5, 2017-Shaw Floors has announced its 2018 Color of the Year: Gold Rush. The warm neutral celebrates the return of gold to the home after grays and other cool palettes have owned t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaws-names-gold-rush-its-2018-color-of-the...

Shaw Putting Products to Test in Grand Central

New York, NY, Nov. 18, 2013 -– Shaw Floors is restoring the Grand Central Terminal and is unveiling more than 14,000 square feet of its carpet, hardwood and resilient floors during a ribbon-cutt...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-putting-products-to-test-in-grand-cent...

Focus on Leadership: Tim Baucom shares his thoughts on how Shaw will stay relevant - May 2019

Interview by Kemp Harr It may seem like fate that the man once nicknamed “Tim Shaw-com” was recently named president of Shaw Industries, but Tim Baucom doesn’t take his appointment...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/focus-on-leadership-tim-baucom-shares-his-t...

Shaw Floors to Directly Supply Anderson Hardwood Products

Dalton, GA, February 29, 2016—Shaw has announced its plans to directly supply Anderson Hardwood products to its retail and builder customers. From now until May 31, flooring dealers may pur...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-floors-to-directly-supply-anderson-har...

NeoCon 2013 - July 2013

By Darius Helm, Anne Harr, Ruth Simon McRae, and Jessica Chevalier   There was a relaxed but upbeat mood at this year’s NeoCon contract design expo, and the return to color along with t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2013--july-2013

Will the new tax reform law extend the cycle of economic growth? Strategic Exchange - Jan 2018

By Kemp Harr So, we now have a reformed tax law, and it will have an impact on the flooring business. Let’s get to that in a minute. But first, we need to compare this new tax law with Reagan&r...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/will-the-new-tax-reform-law-extend-the-cycl...

Shaw Floors Used in Southern Living Idea Homes

Dalton, GA, Sept. 18, 2009--Shaw floors were selected for both 2009 Southern Living idea houses this summer.One home, in Dahlonega, Ga., featured Shaw carpet, hardwood, and tile and stone- and also fe...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-floors-used-in-southern-living-idea-ho...

Carpet, the economy, and Shaw in Grand Central: Strategic Exchange

By Kemp Harr   Brian Beaulieu with the Institute for Trend Research is a perennial speaker at the annual NAFCD (North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors) meetings. He is an e...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/carpet-the-economy-and-shaw-in-grand-centra...

Shaw Unveils Whisper as 2019 Color Palette of the Year

Dalton, GA, October 3, 2018-For the first time, Shaw Floors has announced a full palette of colors for its 2019 Color of the Year: Whisper.  The palette of five hushed neutrals will be embodied ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-unveils-whisper-as-2019-color-palette-...

Shaw Named Vendor of the Year by Sherwin-Williams

Dalton, GA, March 27, 2018-Shaw Floors recently received the 2017 vendor of the year award from Sherwin-Williams. Presented at the Sherwin-Williams National Sales Meeting in Orlando, Florida, the fif...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-named-vendor-of-the-year-by-sherwin-wi...

David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface – Part 3 (14:01)

February 11, 2007—David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface in the third part of a four-part series, discusses the variety of products in the company’s new engineered, hardwood flooring ...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-podcasts/david-wilkerson-vp-marketing-shaw-ha...

David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface – Part 3

February 14, 2007—David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface in the third part of a four-part series, discusses the variety of products in the company’s new engineered, hardwood flooring ...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-podcasts/david-wilkerson-vp-marketing-shaw-ha...

Shaw Receives St. Jude's Proprietary Campaign of the Year Award

Dalton, GA, April 27, 2017—Shaw has been selected as the recipient of the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 2017 Proprietary Campaign of the Year award. This award issued by St. Jude ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-receives-st-judes-proprietary-campaign...

Beyond Las Vegas: Product introductions from flooring firms not exhibiting at Surfaces - Jan 2018

By Beth Miller Each year, flooring firms have the option to attend multiple shows, including Surfaces, in order to reveal new products. And each year, some firms choose to go their own way. While Sh...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/beyond-las-vegas-product-introductions-from...

David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface – Part 1 (11:43)

February 11, 2007—David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface, in the first part of a four-part series, talks about the company’s efforts, growth in the hard surfaces arena, industry-wide ...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-podcasts/david-wilkerson-vp-marketing-shaw-ha...

Beyond Las Vegas: New introductions from companies not exhibiting at Surfaces - Jan 2017

By Darius Helm and Jessica Chevalier Not every flooring firm exhibits at Surfaces. This year, Shaw will show its products through its regional dealer conventions, as it has since 2003. Other prominen...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/beyond-las-vegas-new-introductions-from-com...

Shaw Floors To Offer Retailers LED Lighting

Dalton, GA, Dec. 11, 2014 – Shaw Floors said it has formed a new vendor partnership with MSi Lighting.MSi Lighting will provide a “national upgrade to LED” program for members of the...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-floors-to-offer-retailers-led-lighting

Shaw Floors Wins PR Award for HGTV HOME

Dalton, GA, July 31, 2012 –- Shaw Floors said it has received a 2012 Bronze Anvil Award of Commendation from the Public Relations Society of America.The award recognizes tactical excellence in p...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-floors-wins-pr-award-for-hgtv-home

Shaw Named Flooring Provider for Property Brothers

Dalton, GA, December 13, 2018--Shaw Floors has been selected as the exclusive flooring solutions provider for season 13 of ​Property Brothers​ and season seven of ​Property...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-named-flooring-provider-for-property-b...

Shaw Names Its 2015 Color of the Year

Dalton, GA, Dec. 15, 2014 -- Shaw Floors has named Lady in Grey as its 2015 Color of the Year.“As we looked toward 2015 and our recent visits to design shows around the world, we couldn’t ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-names-its-2015-color-of-the-year

Shaw Floors' Website Named 2015 Kentico Manufacturing Site of the Year

Dalton, GA, March 22, 2016—Shaw Floors’ consumer facing website, ShawFloors.com, has been named the 2015 Kentico Site of the Year in the industry and manufacturing category.  Kent...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-floors-website-named-2015-kentico-manu...

David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface – Part 2 (12:02)

February 11, 2007—David Wilkerson, VP, Marketing, Shaw Hard Surface in the second part of a four-part series, discusses the company’s new engineered hardwood flooring plant in South Pittsburg, T...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-podcasts/david-wilkerson-vp-marketing-shaw-ha...

Shaw Expands Floorté Brand into the Commercial Market

Dalton, GA, June 2, 2017-Shaw Floors has announced the launch of its newest collection in LVT, Floorté PRO-which the company claims is the industry’s first direct glue rigid core LVT prod...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaw-expands-floort-brand-into-the-commerci...

Shaw's LifeGuard Backing Wins Edison Awards Silver

New York, NY, April 9, 2019-Shaw Floors’ LifeGuard Spill-proof backing won silver at the April 4 Edison Awards ceremony in New York City for offering unprecedented accident protection and a worr...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shaws-lifeguard-backing-wins-edison-awards-...