Los Angeles, CA — February 16, 2017: Fletco Carpets USA is pleased to announce it is partnering with The Vure Group of Houston, Texas to continue its expansion in the U.S. Fletco Carpets, one of Denmark’s leading carpet manufacturers, launched in the U.S. in November 2016 under the leadership of Anthony Minite. Aligning with The Vure Group supports the company’s expansion efforts by bringing its award-winning commercial and residential carpet products to end users in the Southwestern marketplaces.
“The response we are receiving from end users has been overwhelming and we are thrilled to have Chris Watson and Vure Group on board,” said Minite, managing director. “Chris is a trusted colleague, who has a great reputation for design and service excellence. I have every confidence that Vure and Fletco will have tremendous success in this marketplace.
The Around the World Series, a Los Angeles Gensler event that has been developed by Gensler Senior Associate & Southwest Regional Resource Director Helle Hodjat kicked off on Tuesday evening [Jan. 31] with more than 125 Gensler Los Angeles attendees taking part in Danish Food & Fare.
During the event nine manufacturers, each with Danish background showcased products ranging from furniture to carpet.
Fletco Carpets, represented on the West Coast by Sustainable Surfaces, was a fan favorite featuring the innovative ZigZag-TilesⓇ Monolithic Woven Carpet Tile collections, Fish Scale Woven Tile, as well as the full range of Fletco Woven Broadloom Carpets.
Anthony Minite and Kemp Harr, Publisher of Floor Focus Magazine, discuss the unique products that Fletco Carpets is bringing to the U.S. and Canadian carpet markets. Listen to the interview for more details.
First aired on October 12, 2016.
Minite has long been intrigued by the quality, style and design of the flat woven style product. “It’s something that you don’t really see in the U.S., not in significant quantities anyway. I truly believe our product offerings will invigorate this marketplace.”
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Beginning August 1, 2016, Fletco will use 100% wind energy only. The wind energy comes from for example, the offshore wind farms of Horns Rev I & II, which are placed in the eastern North Sea near the westernmost point of Denmark.
Fletco focuses on environmental issues in all our manufacturing processes. This is one of the reasons why we have decided to use 100% renewable and CO2 neutral energy on the entire factory in the future.
Today, we are thrilled to announce we will be bringing the beautiful line of Fletco Carpet products to the U.S. and Canada. I am excited to join this dynamic team and honored to lead the North American expansion. To expedite these efforts, we have entered into a strategic alliance with two successful consulting organizations here in the U.S. – Spartan Surfaces and Sustainable Surfaces. Their combined experience and knowledge will be instrumental in our entering the U.S. and Canadian markets and achieving rapid growth.
Company will Partner with Spartan Surfaces and Sustainable Surfaces to Expand Brand into U.S. & Canada
Los Angeles, CA — October 10, 2016: Fletco Carpets, one of Denmark’s leading carpet manufacturers, announced today it has named industry veteran, Anthony Minite as Managing Director of its new United States and Canadian operations. Minite, successfully ran Bentley Prince Street (BPS) as President for 11 years and ultimately was part of the team that purchased BPS from its parent company Interface in 2012. Minite will lead a strategic plan for Fletco to expand into the U.S and Canada. The company will be partnering with Spartan Surfaces and Sustainable Surfaces to expedite its expansion in the marketplace. Fletco Carpets will officially launch at NeoCon East in Philadelphia next month.
According to Fletco’s Brian Jensen, “We have been wanting to expand into the U.S.