Opportunity knocks on Floorworx door
Local flooring solutions provider, FloorworX, expands their business into the carpets and carpet tiles business by partnering with Tarkett for the DESSO® brand products.
FloorworX Africa, the only vinyl flooring manufacturer of semi-flexible and fully-flexible vinyl sheeting and tiles and supplier of the leading brands in laminate and engineered wood in South Africa today announced it would be expanding its product offering by including a complete range of carpet tiles, broadloom, woven and custom made carpets and carpet tiles. The company, which envisions to provide a one-stop solution to its customer’s every day, as well as special flooring needs, will tie up with Tarkett for the DESSO® brand products to manufacture and ship its products to South Africa.
“We are thrilled to partner with Tarkett for DESSO® products and to bring their local agent, Doret Botha, on board to showcase their products as part of a holistic FloorworX offering to user segments which include corporate, Government and private education and healthcare, leisure, residential homes, airlines and sports facilities”, says FloorworX MD, Dr. Donald Platt. “DESSO® products aim at delivering a much improved indoor environment, helping to maximise people’s health and wellbeing. This is driven by DESSO® innovation programme based on the three pillars of Creativity, Functionality and Cradle to Cradle design which underpins the shift to the regenerative circular economy.”
DESSO® products are sold in more than 100 countries. Design excellence is a priority for DESSO® teams. They are inspired by the latest trends in areas such as fashion, architecture, art and interior design. Next to that, they want to stimulate co-creation of new designs either via their Circles of Architects® platform or by successful partnerships with leading architects and designers.
Innovations such as AirMaster® and SoundMaster® carpets that reduce the amount of fine dust in the indoor atmosphere and unwanted noise are just some of the pioneering solutions that lead to healthier and happier living and working conditions.
FloorworX is passionate about supplying products that have a positive impact on people’s health as well as contribute to a more sustainable business model in the future. They believe that this newfound partnership is the link that will give substance to FloorworX corporate vision.
Doret Botha, South African’s agent for DESSO® products had this to say, “I am delighted with the partnership with FloorworX. There is a synergy between the two brands that I feel will result in a profitable relationship. . DESSO® brand products will be integrated into FloorworX sales tools and will begin scheduling appointments as a unified team, with me supporting DESSO® products expansion in South Africa as of May 2017.”