Lexmark Carpet Mills Announces Combination with Northwest Hospitality Carpets
Dalton, GA – June 30, 2015 – Lexmark Carpet Mills, Inc. ("Lexmark"), a leading manufacturer of broadloom carpet for hospitality, residential and niche commercial applications, has acquired Northwest Carpet, Inc. ("Northwest").
The combination brings together two long-standing businesses in the hospitality segment and will create the innovative leader in the hospitality carpet sector. The combined business has decades of design and manufacturing expertise and will focus on continuing to provide best-in-class quality, customer service and design capabilities to the hospitality community.
Todd White, CEO of Lexmark, commented, "The combination Of the two industry leaders will serve To expand our product offerings, design capabilities, And enhance our customer service experience. Northwest Hospitality Carpets has had a Long And successful history under the Coker family dating back To the 1970's, and we will be sure to serve as great stewards of the business going forward."
Randy Coker, President of Northwest, added, "We are excited To partner With Lexmark. The combination will allow us To expand our product offerings And custom options, reduce our lead time, And ultimately better serve our customers."
About Northwest Hospitality Carpets Founded in 1977 by Randy Coker and his father, Edward Coker, Northwest Hospitality Carpets is a leading manufacturer of solution-dyed, broadloom carpet exclusively focused on the hospitality end-market. Northwest’s manufacturing operations are located in Dalton, GA. For more information, visit www.northwestcarpets.net.
About Lexmark Carpet Mills Founded in 1993, Lexmark Carpet Mills is a leading producer of broadloom carpet for hospitality, residential and niche commercial applications. The Company’s vertically-integrated manufacturing capabilities, state-of-the-art equipment and unsurpassed customer service distinguish Lexmark as a leading specialty mill that is capable of producing quality custom, highly-styled nylon and polyester carpet with industry leading turnaround times. For more information, visit www.lexmarkcarpet.com.
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