The Dixie Group

Today, The Dixie Group is one of America's fastest growing floorcovering companies. We are focused on our core competencies, committed to our brands and the upper-end of the soft floorcovering market. Through a variety of channels, our products are marketed to domestic and international customers in the construction, replacement and retail markets. Homes, restaurants, hospitals, hotels, commercial buildings, luxury motor coaches and yachts all have Dixie products providing beauty and comfort to their environments

Masland Celebrates 150 Years - Apr 2016

By Calista Sprague Few manufacturers survive to celebrate their centennial anniversary, fewer still reach their sesquicentennial, but this year Masland will celebrate 150 years of continuous business...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/masland-celebrates-150-years--apr-2016

Fabrica Expands Sales Management

Santa Ana, CA, December 1, 2006--In a move focused on current and future growth, Fabrica has expanded its sales management structure to include the addition of a third national sales region. Natio...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/fabrica-expands-sales-management

Winter Show Preview: A peek at the 2019 flooring products in two premier shows - Jan 2019

By Jessica York   This winter, there will be two national flooring shows, Surfaces and Domotex USA. Surfaces, part of The International Surfaces Event (TISE), will take place January 22 to th...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/winter-show-preview-a-peek-at-the-2019-floo...

Surfaces 2018 Review: At this year's show, branding and marketing shared center stage - Mar 2018

By Darius Helm, Beth Miller and Anne Harr This year’s show, held in Las Vegas from January 30 to February 1, was busy, colorful and enthusiastic. Attendee traffic was strong, exhibitor booking...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/surfaces-2018-review-at-this-years-show-bra...

Surfaces 2019 Review: Trends and highlights from the 30th annual national flooring expo - Mar 2019

By Darius Helm, Beth Miller and Anne Harr   At this year’s Surfaces show, held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada from January 23 to 25, technical innovations and...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/surfaces-2019-review-trends-and-highlights-...

Elevating Residential Carpet: Elevated design at affordable price points signals a shift - Mar 2019

By Darius Helm The residential carpet market in recent years has taken on the contours of an increasingly bottom-heavy hourglass, as inexpensive PET carpet has swamped the lower price points with an...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/elevating-residential-carpet-elevated-desig...

Rug Market Update - December 2011

By Jessica Chevalier   Many of the area rug manufacturers we interviewed reported good things in the works: busy, lucrative markets; optimistic retailers; the reestablishment of permanent showr...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/rug-market-update--december-2011

Vande Hei Resigns as President of Dixie’s Fabrica

Chattanooga, TN, December 14, 2005--The Dixie Group announced that, effective December 13, 2005, Todd Vande Hei resigned from his positions as President of Fabrica International, Inc. and as Vice Pres...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/vande-hei-resigns-as-president-of-dixies-fa...

Dixie Shifts Some Production to Georgia

Atmore, AL, November 8, 2005--Approximately 60 employees of the Masland Carpet Atmore Division were laid off last week as part of restructuring by The Dixie Group to accommodate future growth of the c...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/dixie-shifts-some-production-to-georgia

Area Rug Report: Suppliers evolve to meet consumers' changing needs - Dec 2015

By Calista sprague The area rug segment is growing, bolstered by the sustained growth of hard surface flooring, but it is also undergoing dramatic changes. Suppliers have been forced to evolve in o...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/area-rug-report-suppliers-evolve-to-meet-co...

AtlasMasland Unveils New Brand Identity

Dalton, GA, May 14, 2020-AtlasMasland revealed a comprehensive new brand strategy that reflects the company’s legacies with a unified voice and identity to the marketplace. Creating the new bra...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/atlasmasland-unveils-new-brand-identity

Wools of New Zealand Adds Partners

Atlanta, GA, July 6, 2007—The number of Wools of New Zealand Brand partners continues to grow as does the demand for environmentally friendly products. Many companies are turning to New Zealand ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/wools-of-new-zealand-adds-partners

Dixie and Atlas, CRI, WFCA and the S600 standard

  By Kemp Harr   As spring arrives and the 2014 floorcovering selling season starts to ramp up, we can only hope that much of the pause in the economy in the last three months is weather ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/dixie-and-atlas-cri-wfca-and-the-s600-stand...

DeOrzio Named Fabrica EVP Sales

Santa Ana, CA, September 26, 2006—Rich DeOrzio has been named to the newly created position of executive vice president of sales a Fabrica. DeOrzio for the past nine years, has held the position...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/deorzio-named-fabrica-evp-sales

Modular Carpet Report: Rewriting the script on sector-specific and product-specific plans - Feb 2019

By Beth Miller An elevated end-use focus by manufacturers is transforming the production and marketing of carpet tile, not simply influencing design, performance and maintenance considerations, but al...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/modular-carpet-report-rewriting-the-script-...

Area Rug Update - April 2013

  By Darius Helm   Area rugs are unique among flooring options because they are the only floorcovering designed to go on top of a finished floor. As such, area rugs can on the one hand be...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/area-rug-update--april-2013

Former Masland Auto Carpet Plant Closes

Carlisle, PA, Oct. 13, 2008--Central Pennsylvania has lost a piece of history with the closing of the International Automotive Components plant.In its heyday under the Masland family, the plant employ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/former-masland-auto-carpet-plant-closes

The Dixie Group Reports Higher Sales

Chattanooga, TN, Apr. 29--The Dixie Group, Inc. today reported income from continuing operations of $1,976,000, or $0.16 per diluted share, for the first quarter ended March 27, 2004, compared with in...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/the-dixie-group-reports-higher-sales

The Dixie Group Posts Loss

Chattanooga, TN, Feb. 17--The Dixie Group reported a loss from continuing operations of $11.7 million, or $0.99 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter ended December 27, 2003, compared with income ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/the-dixie-group-posts-loss

LVT Market Profile: An overview of the dynamic floorcovering category - Feb 2019

By Darius Helm With the advent of rigid products in 2013, the already ascendant LVT category entered a period of relentless growth that has generated huge opportunities and lots of enthusiasm-and a ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/lvt-market-profile-an-overview-of-the-dynam...

Dixie Reports 3rd Quarter Results; Completes Sale

Chattanooga, TN, Nov. 12, 2003--The Dixie Group, Inc. today announced financial results for the three- and nine-month periods ended September 27, 2003. The Company also announced that it has compl...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/dixie-reports-3rd-quarter-results-completes...

Dixie’s 2Q Earnings Beat Estimates

Chattanooga, TN, July 28--The Dixie Group, Inc.reported second quarter income from continuing operations of $3,486,000, or $0.27 per diluted share, compared with income from continuing operations of $...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/dixies-2q-earnings-beat-estimates

Breland Named EVP of Hospitality at Masland Contra

Mobile, AL, November 3, 2006--Mobile area native Paul Breland has returned home to assume duties as executive vice president of Hospitality at Masland Contract. Breland joined Masland in 1986 and ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/breland-named-evp-of-hospitality-at-masland...

Dixie Group (DXYN) Reports Losses for Q2 & First Half of 2018

Dalton, GA, August 2, 2018--The Dixie Group reported a net sales loss of 0.7% in Q2 2018, year over year, and a 0.3% loss for the first half. Earnings losses for the quarter was ($1,815,000), compare...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/dixie-group-dxyn-reports-q2-first-half-earn...

Masland in Partnership With Brink & Chapman

Mobile, AL, July 26, 2010--Masland said it has formed an exclusive partnership with Brink & Campman, a Dutch manufacturer noted for its high-quality woven and handtufted rugs.Under the agreement, ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/masland-in-partnership-with-brink--chapman

Top 250 Design Survey 2006 - October 2006

By Maurie Welsh O'Neill When times are good, people don’t complain as much as they do when times are bad. The nation’s Top 250 designers are certainly more content this year than t...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/top-250-design-survey-2006--october-2006

Dan Frierson, president and CEO of the Dixie Group: Focus on Leadership

  Interview by Kemp Harr   Dan Frierson, president and CEO of The Dixie Group, has been one of the most prominent industry leaders for decades. In 1966, having earned an undergraduate deg...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/dan-frierson-president-and-ceo-of-the-dixie...

TISE 2020 Review: Innovations in design and construction drew large crowds at this year’s national flooring expo - March 2020

By Darius Helm, Jessica Chevalier and Anne Harr Traffic was strong and the energy was high at The International Surface Event-comprising Surfaces, TileExpo and StonExpo/Marmomac-which was held from ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/tise-2020-review-innovations-in-design-and-...

Carpet Tile: 21st Century Flooring - February 2013

  By Jessica Chevalier & Darius Helm   Carpet tile’s unique performance attributes first captured the attention of the commercial market over 30 years ago, but its meteoric grow...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/carpet-tile-21st-century-flooring--february...

Masland Opens Las Vegas Showroom

Mobile, AL, Aug. 13, 2008--Masland Carpets and Rugs has opened a permanent showroom at the Las Vegas World Market Center.Located in space C805, on the eighth floor of Building C, Masland's showroom of...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/masland-opens-las-vegas-showroom