Beazer Enters a National Exclusive Agreement with Mohawk to Include All Flooring Categories
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 17, 2017--
Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE: BZH), one of the nation’s largest home
builders, today announced Mohawk Industries (NYSE: MHK) as its exclusive
product supplier across all flooring categories, including carpet,
ceramic tile, hardwood, laminate and resilient flooring. The newly
expanded relationship reflects both Georgia-based companies’ focus on
creating sustainable and beautiful interior environments for home buyers.
“Beazer is committed to building homes with a dedication to
craftsmanship and quality,” explained Allan Merrill, President and CEO
of Beazer Homes. “In selecting our trade partners, we seek out companies
like Mohawk that exemplify a similar commitment to operational
excellence, sustainability and product innovation. We look forward to
working with Mohawk as our exclusive flooring partner.”
Mohawk began supplying Beazer Homes with award-winning carpeting and
tile in 2010. Now, the builder will exclusively rely on Mohawk for all
of its hardwood, laminate and resilient flooring needs, as well.
“We are honored that Beazer Homes has chosen to partner with us for all
of its flooring needs,” said Brian Carson, President, Mohawk Flooring
North America. “Partnering with top-notch companies like Beazer is very
important to us, and we are excited about growing this valuable
relationship which showcases the breadth of our product portfolio.”
Beazer Homes has operated in the U.S. for more than 30 years and has
been publicly traded since 1994. Since then, the builder has delivered
more than 190,000 homes across their footprint. As a reflection of the
company’s dedication to sustainability, all of Beazer’s homes are built
to ENERGY STAR® standards. Mohawk is known for creating
environmentally-friendly products like its Everstrand® and Smartstrand®
carpeting and recently received the flooring industry’s top
sustainability recognition as the GreenStep Pinnacle Environmental
Leader of the Year for a record fourth time.
To learn more about Beazer Homes, visit www.Beazer.com.
For more information about Mohawk and its products, visit www.MohawkFlooring.com.
Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that
creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the
world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution
processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet,
rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, hardwood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our
industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that
differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling
and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most
recognized in the industry and include Mohawk, American Olean, Daltile,
Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Pergo, Unilin and Quick-Step. During the
past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet
manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations
in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New
Zealand, Russia and the United States.
About Beazer Homes USA, Inc.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Beazer Homes is a geographically
diversified homebuilder with active operations in 13 states within three
geographic regions in the United States. The Company’s homes meet or
exceed the benchmark for energy-efficient home construction as
established by ENERGY STAR® and are designed with Choice Plans to meet
the personal preferences and lifestyles of its buyers. In addition, the
Company is committed to providing a range of preferred lender choices to
facilitate transparent competition between lenders and enhanced customer
service. The Company’s active operations are in the following states:
Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland,
Nevada, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
Beazer Homes is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker
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Beazer Homes USA, Inc.
David I. Goldberg, 770-829-3700
President of Treasury and Investor Relations