Surfaces Attendance Up 7 Percent
Keith Clay Floors is excited to learn about What’s Hot every year in the Flooring Industry. New products for flooring like wine barrel wood, wood vinyl plank flooring, and strand-woven bamboo are just a few of the exciting trends in flooring for homeowners, commercial flooring, and business professionals and installers alike. The latest in green floors, Leeds certifications, and EPA regulations within the flooring professionals is an ever moving target. Demand drives many aspects and specifications for homeowners, commercial applications, and building professionals around the world. Keepping up with what you desire in every location is our goal for 2014.
Keith Clay Floors will be providing more information this year about the nuances of the flooring products available to you as a consumer here in the Dallas region. Regardless of whether you may be looking for flooring as a residential or commercial client, Clay Floors looks forward to a wonderful year in 2014 and hopes that you will choose Keith Clay Floors as your flooring professional and installer in Dallas, Frisco, Plano, and McKinney.
If you are unfamiliar with SURFACES, here is some information that will be of interest:
SURFACES is the largest US event that serves the floor covering industry here in North America and around the globe. This coveted annual event is held in Las Vegas, and brings together buyers and sellers from all over the world. Expectations are high about seeing the latest floor covering products, tools, services and technologies which have been added to the tools of installers around the country.
SURFACES also offers an unrivaled educational programs and networking opportunities for anyone in the industry. These superior seminars, workshops and classes are focused on increasing business opportunities and driving sales.
SURFACES is co-located with StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas and TileExpo to create The International Surface Event, which as become the largest, unparalleled event for the flooring, stone and tile industries around the world. Attendance at The International Surface Event, held Jan. 27-30 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, was up 7 percent over the 2013 show, according to Hanley Wood Exhibitions.
“Comprised of SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas | TileExpo, the event’s success is a strong indicator of the industry’s growth and bright future in a period of continued economic recovery, the company said in a statement. This year’s show attracted exhibitors and attendees from 90 countries with significant representation from Italy, Germany, Spain, China, Canada and Mexico. A total of 706 exhibiting companies showcased their products and services on two floors of the convention center, covering approximately 350,000 total square feet.” says Hanley Wood Exhibitions VP Diana Teague. “The International Surface Event 2014 was one of the strongest in recent history.” “You could feel the excitement throughout the halls, during all three days of the show.”
Statistics reported from many sources indicate that more than 80 percent of this year’s exhibitors signed up for next year’s TISE, slated for Jan. 20-23, 2015. The International Builders’ Show and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show will be held concurrently with Surfaces at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Jan. 20-22, 2015.