Annual tradition included premiere of latest campaign videos highlighting partnership with Susan G. Komen
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Mohawk Industries employees recently gathered at locations in Calhoun, Ga. and Dalton, Ga. for the company’s annual Pink Out awareness events to celebrate their partnership with Susan G. Komen, while also recognizing those who have been touched by breast cancer. The events included pink cupcakes and prizes, as well as the debut of Mohawk Flooring’s latest Cushion the Fight campaign video and Mohawk Group and Durkan’s Specify for a Cure campaign video.
Di Anna Borders, director of design segment at Mohawk Group, shares her personal journey with breast cancer – and why the Specify for a Cure program holds a special meaning to her. Di Anna recently took part in the Susan G. Komen Seattle 3-Day walk while undergoing treatment, with colleagues cheering her on along the way.
Platform enables designers to order samples for next-day delivery from state-of-the-art facility
CALHOUN, Ga. October 7, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Mohawk Group has become one of the first flooring manufacturers to offer a seamless ordering process for samples through Material Bank. Approximately 1,000 Mohawk Group SKUs across hard and soft surface are now available through the platform, including some of the latest featured styles from this summer’s NeoCon showcase in Chicago.
COCOA, Fla. September 30, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Students at Emma Jewel Charter Academy now have a unique hands-on opportunity to study alternative energy and sustainability with the installation of an on-campus smartflower™ solar energy unit. The Mohawk Group initiative is part of the flooring manufacturer’s “handprinting” strategy to give more back to humankind and to the environment than it takes during its manufacturing processes.
The company’s sixth annual golf tournament raised record funds for the non-profit organization
CALHOUN, Ga., September 26, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Every house should feel like home.
That’s why Mohawk Industries has partnered for the past six years with Habitat for Humanity of Gordon County to host a golf tournament that raises money through entry fees, sponsorships, donations and Mohawk’s corporate gift to help the local chapter create safe and comfortable housing options. The September 2019 event, held at Barnsley Gardens in Adairsville, Georgia, raised a record-breaking $107,000 that will help provide a home for a deserving Gordon County family.
A variety of factors influence a designer’s specification process, from a client’s wish list to the environmental impact of a given material. But it’s a rare moment when product choice lends itself to charitable contributions.
Georgia unit is flooring manufacturer's first in the state as part of handprinting strategy
GRIFFIN, Ga., September 24, 2019 /3BL Media/—As part of its sustainability efforts to leave more handprints than footprints, Mohawk Group has partnered with the Griffin-Spalding County School System (GSCS) and SUNCATCH ENERGY to install a smartflower™ solar energy unit in Griffin, Ga. The smartflower technology was unveiled at a special ribbon-cutting event and reception earlier today at Griffin Region College and Career Academy (GRCCA).
Seattle presence included showroom kickoff event for design community
SEATTLE, September 20, 2019 /3BL Media/ —Mohawk Group and Durkan renewed their commitment to the fight against breast cancer at the Susan G. Komen 3-Day in Seattle which concluded earlier this week. Both divisions increased their presence and involvement over last year, officially kicking off the popular fundraiser with a special showroom event for the local design community. The event showcased the mission and lifesaving work of Susan G.