Business Builder

Wicanders gets NeoCon Green Star

Monday, October 06, 2008

[Hanover, Md.] Amorim and its Wicanders brand of Cork Oak Flooring have received an inaugural NeoCon Green Star Award from Interior Design magazine. The award was granted based on a superior sustainable product and message at NeoCon 2008 held recently in Chicago.

Wicanders Cork Oak Flooring was one of 14 products chosen to receive the award. Contest judges cited Wicanders as "the only cork seller to control the entire process from seedling through harvest and manufacture, key to minimizing the product's environmental footprint." Judges also praised Wicanders Xtreme WRT finish made with ceramic micro beads to protect against abrasion, UV rays, dirt and insects, the company said.

Welcome to Flooring 101


Digital Edition

Digital Edition Cover Image

Calendar of Events

NFA - National Floorcovering Alliance
October 17 - October 18, 2018
Rhode Island
Starnet Fall Meeting
October 19 - October 21, 2018
San Antonio, TX
Total Solutions Plus (NTCA+CTDA+TCNA)
October 27 - October 30, 2018
Grapevine, TX
NAFCD & NBMDA Convention
November 6 - November 8, 2018
Dallas, TX
The International Surface Event
January 23 - January 25, 2019
Las Vegas, NV - Mandalay Bay Convention Center
February 28 - March 2, 2019
Atlanta, GA - Hall A2-A3 Georgia World Congress Center
FloorTek Expo
September 10 - September 12, 2019
Dalton, GA - Northwest Georgia Trade & Convention Center