Tarkett

With net sales of more than €2.8 billion in 2017, Tarkett is a worldwide leader of innovative flooring and sports surface solutions. Offering a wide range of products including vinyl, linoleum, carpet, rubber, wood, laminate, synthetic turf and athletic tracks, the Group serves customers in more than 100 countries worldwide through its major brands: Tarkett, Desso, Johnsonite, Tandus Centiva, Tarkett Sports, FieldTurf and Beynon. With approximately 13,000 employees and 34 industrial sites, Tarkett sells 1.3 million square meters of flooring every day, for hospitals, schools, housing, hotels, offices, stores and sports fields. Committed to “Doing Good. Together”, the Group has implemented an eco-innovation strategy based on Cradle to Cradle® principles and promotes circular economy, with the ultimate goal of contributing to people’s health and wellbeing, and preserving the natural capital. Tarkett is listed on Euronext Paris (compartment A, ISIN: FR0004188670, ticker TKTT) and is included in the following indices: SBF 120, CAC Mid 60. www.tarkett.com

Tarkett's Jeff Fenwick: Focus on Leadership

  Interview by Kemp Harr   Last October, when Tarkett North American named Jeff Fenwick president and COO of the Tarkett-branded hard surface business in the U.S. and Canada, many in the ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarketts-jeff-fenwick-focus-on-leadership

Distribution Evolution - May 2007

By Frank O'Neill If I were a betting man, I’d give you odds that Kohlberg, Kravitz & Roberts and Tarkett will be the new owners of Armstrong World Industries before the trees in Lanca...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/distribution-evolution--may-2007

Focus on Leadership - November 2012

Interview by Kemp Harr   Tarkett recently made the biggest deal of the year in the flooring industry when it purchased commercial carpet maker Tandus. That gave Tarkett its first carpet produ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/focus-on-leadership--november-2012

Tarkett on the Move - August/September 2006

By Frank O'Neill Just last month, Tarkett S.A. bought out its minority shareholders for 19.50 euros a share. It was just the latest in a long series of moves by the Paris headquartered company...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-on-the-move--augustseptember-2006

Tarkett Attracts Private Equity Funds

Paris, France, July 5, 2006---The majority shareholder of German floor-covering maker Tarkett AG is seeking a financial partner to help buy out minority shareholders, people familiar with the matter t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-attracts-private-equity-funds

Tarkett Exceeds Environmental Standards

Houston, TX, October 25, 2005 – Tarkett Commercial continues to do its part to help keep the environment cleaner and greener. Tarkett Commercial holds the distinct honor as one of the first flooring m...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-exceeds-environmental-standards

Starnet Design Award Winners Announced

Darien, CT, April 20, 2015—The 15th Annual Starnet Design Awards were held April 17 in Tucson, Arizona as part of the Starnet Worldwide Commercial Flooring Partnership’s Annual Meeting. E...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/starnet-design-award-winners-announced

Shareholders Approve Amalgamation Of Domco Tarkett

Farnham, Québec, Oct. 30--At a Special Meeting of Shareholders of Domco Tarkett Inc. held in Farnham, Québec, today, shareholders approved a resolution to amalgamate Domco Tarkett with 4158148 Canada ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/shareholders-approve-amalgamation-of-domco-...

Tarkett Commercial Announces Azrock Distributor Aw

Houston, TX, February 7, 2006--Tarkett Commercial announced today the winners of the Azrock by Tarkett 2005 Distributor Awards. Awards included Best Performance New Distributor, Highest Premium Sales,...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-commercial-announces-azrock-distrib...

Mattsson Resigns From Tarkett

Farnham, Quebec, Feb. 27--Tarkett announced today that Ulf Mattsson has resigned as President and CEO of Tarkett Inc. to pursue other interests. Mattsson will leave his executive position effectiv...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/mattsson-resigns-from-tarkett

Tarkett's Resilient HQ: An up close look at U.S. headquarters

By Kemp Harr   In 1898, the Ohio Pail Company, which would later become Johnsonite, started manufacturing wooden dairy pails in the Amish town of Middlefield, Ohio. As the company progressed,...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarketts-resilient-hq-an-up-close-look-at-u...

FieldTurf Tarkett Ribbon Cutting at Navy-Marine Co

Annapolis, MD, August 23, 2006--A special ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on the new FieldTurf at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on August 29th at 2:00pm. This event celebrates the new Fie...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/fieldturf-tarkett-ribbon-cutting-at-navymar...

Tarkett Sports to Defend its Rights

Frankenthal, Germany, March 23--Over the last ten years, Tarkett Sports has established itself among the leaders in the sports flooring sector - progress driven by innovation, and underpinned by the s...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-sports-to-defend-its-rights

Commercial Resilient: Industry Update - Feb 2013

By Darius Helm   It wasn’t too long ago that the U.S. resilient flooring industry was run by a handful of U.S. producers along with a small group of importers. But over the last few yea...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/commercial-resilient-industry-update--feb-2...

Azrock Receives Gold ADEX Award

Houston, TX, May 24, 2007--Azrock by Tarkett recently received a 2007 Gold ADEX award for ColorWorks and a Silver ADEX award for its new homogeneous commercial tile, SolidAir. An award program that ho...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/azrock-receives-gold-adex-award

Design Tech Named Tarkett Commercial Resilient Dis

Houston, TX, July 21--Design Tech Commercial Distributors LLC, an experienced Texas flooring distributor and management team, is now offering Azrock by Tarkett, Marley by Tarkett and Tarkett Commercia...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/design-tech-named-tarkett-commercial-resili...

Vinyl: State of the Industry - February 2010

By Darius Helm Over the last several years, the vinyl flooring category has been incredibly dynamic. On the product side, luxury vinyl and glass-backed sheet goods have helped boost the industry whil...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/vinyl-state-of-the-industry--february-2010

Azrock Receives ACE Award

Houston, TX, December 15, 2005--Azrock by Tarkett was recently awarded Architectural Magazine’s Architect's Choice For Excellence (ACE) Award in the resilient flooring category making this the thi...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/azrock-receives-ace-award

Distribution Evolution - July 2006

By FRANK O'NEILL, Publisher Tarkett has been making dramatic changes lately. In the past year alone, the $2 billion Paris based firm has acquired Johnsonite and the British firm Marley, sold i...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/distribution-evolution--july-2006

Bolick to Distribute Tarkett Commercial

Houston, TX, June 22--Tarkett Commercial announced today that Bolick Distributors of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has joined the Tarkett distribution family. Bolick’s product offering will include Tark...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/bolick-to-distribute-tarkett-commercial

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

Tarkett Names J.F. Bellini New Distributor

Houston, TX, June 6, 2007--Tarkett Commercial announced that J. F. Bellini Co. of Las Vegas, Nevada, has joined the company’s distribution network and will begin distributing the complete line o...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-names-jf-bellini-new-distributor

NeoCon 2016: Bold colors and innovative designs at this year's show - July 2016

By Darius Helm, Calista Sprague, Ruth Simon McRae and Anne Harr By all accounts, this year’s NeoCon commercial interiors show was a success, with bigger crowds than last year, more bold designs...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2016-bold-colors-and-innovative-desi...

Laminate Update 2008 - August/September 2008

By Brian Hamilton Today’s laminates are better looking than ever and many have outstanding performance characteristics comparable to more expensive hard surfaces. Manufacturers have gotten more...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/laminate-update-2008--augustseptember-2008

Tarkett Introduces Material Health Statement

Solon, OH, September 15, 2016—Tarkett has announced the implementation of its Material Health Statement. In response to the market demand for transparency and aligned with Tarkett’s missio...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-introduces-material-health-statemen...

FieldTurf Tarkett Appoints Bob Monica as South Flo

Montreal, Canada, October 26, 2006--FieldTurf Tarkett is excited to announce that Bob Monica has become the new South Florida representative for the industry's leading sports surfacing manufacture...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/fieldturf-tarkett-appoints-bob-monica-as-so...

Vinyl: Building Marketshare - February 2011

By Darius Helm   Vinyl is resilient in more ways than one. Over the last decade, in the face of a long-term slide in marketshare, the category has elevated its profile with the development of t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/vinyl-building-marketshare--february-2011

Tarkett Dealers Win In-Store Appearance of "Tradin

Houston, TX, September 29, 2005--Three lucky dealers recently won an all-day appearance by Frank Bielec, one of the top designers on TLC's hit show "Trading Spaces." Dealers who displayed Nafco by...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-dealers-win-instore-appearance-of-t...

Tarkett Commercial Demonstrates its Commitment to

Houston, TX, June 15--Tarkett Commercial demonstrated its continuing commitment and dedication to the environment recently when the company salvaged more than 35,000 pounds of material destined for a ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tarkett-commercial-demonstrates-its-commitm...

desAutels to Head Tarkett’s Laminate Business

Farnham, Quebec--June 6—Tarkett has named Jean desAutels to the post of Business Centre Manager of the company’s North American Laminate Division and General Manager of the AT Clarion Group - a ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/desautels-to-head-tarketts-laminate-busines...