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

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...

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

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...

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...

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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...

Surfaces Preview: A peek at what Surfaces 2018 has to offer - Jan 2018

By Beth Miller Surfaces, taking place January 30 to February 1, is the biggest residential flooring show in the western hemisphere and part of The International Surface Event (TISE) at the Mandalay ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/surfaces-preview-a-peek-at-what-surfaces-20...

Modular Carpet Report - February 2012

By Jessica Chevalier and Darius Helm   Despite the slow commercial market, carpet tile sales continue to rise and take share from broadloom. Last year, the carpet tile business got an extra boo...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/modular-carpet-report--february-2012

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...

NeoCon 2014: Review of the top Carpet and Hard Surface Intros

By Darius Helm, Heather Osteen, Maurie Welsh O'Neill, Ruth Simon McRae and Frank O'Neill   This year’s NeoCon show was strong and vibrant, and busier than in recent years, despite a fai...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2014-review-of-the-top-carpet-and-ha...

Trends and highlights from the commercial interiors show: NeoCon 2015

By Calista Sprague, Anne Harr, Ruth Simon McRae and Darius Helm   This year’s NeoCon, held annually at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart since 1969, was awash in new design directions an...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/trends-and-highlights-from-the-commercial-i...

Neocon 2010 - July 2010

By Darius Helm, Anne Harr, Fank O'Neill & Maurie Welsh O'Neill The mood at this year’s NeoCon was distinct from the wary, cautious 
atmosphere at NeoCon 2009, when the market was still in f...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2010--july-2010

NeoCon 2017: This year's show was bigger and busier than in recent years - July 2017

By Darius Helm, Beth Miller, Ruth Simon McRae and Anne Harr By every metric, this year’s NeoCon, held at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart from June 12 to 14, was a success. The hallways were cr...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/neocon-2017-this-years-show-was-bigger-and-...

Top 250 Design Survey 2007 - October 2007

By Darius Helm This year’s survey leaves little doubt that the commercial market has remained stronger and more diversified than ever for a third year in a row. But for the first time in...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/top-250-design-survey-2007--october-2007

Dixie Group to Go Upmarket in 2004

Chattanooga, TN, Feb. 18--Dan Frierson, chairman and CEO of The Dixie Group, said Tuesday that the Chattanooga-based carpet maker is starting a new era, according to the Chattanooga Times/Free Press. ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/dixie-group-to-go-upmarket-in-2004

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...