Carpet & Flooring - Leading UK Distributor of Floor Covering Products
Carpet & Flooring was established in 1992 and has grown into one of the largest distributors of floorcovering products - stocking and distributing products from Europe’s leading manufacturers, as well as its own domestic and contract floorcovering brands. Vanguard Carpets and CFS Carpets, Carpet & Flooring, now have seven nationwide distribution centres with the recent opening of Carpet & Flooring Gateshead.
Carpet & Flooring, London has recently relocated to new premises in Camberley, having outgrown its former Ash Vale distribution centre. Extra capacity and state of the art logistics facilities will drive Carpet & Flooring, London to even more success.
Landsdon’s fifth distribution company distributes throughout the North East.Carpet & Flooring, Gateshead is the latest company to unfold. Even though it is still in its infancy, Gateshead is showing signs of great success.
In December 06, the Central Distribution and Logistics facility completed a move to purpose built premises in Redditch. The 100,000 sq ft warehouse has capacity for over 1 million square metres of carpet and ½ million square metres of carpet tiles – This capacity has enabled the Group to stock over 100 ranges within its domestic carpet brand, Vanguard and to carry large stocks within its contract carpet brand CFS. This facility houses the Landsdon's administration centre and the central distribution operation.
April 2008 saw the acquisition of Wood Floor Sales Ltd, a long established specialist in the Hardwood and Laminate distribution market. The business moved to the central distribution hub bringing expertise, stock and support services under one roof. The range includes hardwood and laminate floors suitable for environments from residential through to heavy commercial. Our hardwoods meet important ‘eco- friendly’ demands and many floors hold FSC or PEFC environmental certification.
SIG Acquires Kent Flooring Supplies
Lisa Tomlin, MD Carpet & Flooring, with Ian Cartledge and Bob Neal of KFS
SIG plc is pleased to announce the acquisition of Kent Flooring Supplies (KFS) Limited from Faithdean plc. KFS is now a wholly owned subsidiary of the FTSE250 European distribution giant, SIG plc.
Formed in 1983, KFS is a specialist supplier of flooring products into the industry, and operates from Chatham in Kent. KFS will be integrated into SIG’s Carpet & Flooring business, which has a Nationwide presence in the UK flooring market.
Ian Cartledge, Director, KFS comments ‘We are thrilled to be a part of Carpet & Flooring. We’re all very excited by the opportunity of joining a larger, specialist Group and the potential for growth.’
Lisa Tomlin, Managing Director, Carpet & Flooring adds ‘Having KFS on board will help to broaden our product offer to customers, while enabling us to service the Kent & South East regions through greater geographical coverage. I am delighted to have Ian, Bob Neal and the team on board, and look forward to leveraging the synergies we share.’
Carpet & Flooring adds KFS to its 11 branches and National Distribution Centre based in the Midlands.