Mannington responds to Lowe’s Stainmaster buy
Salem, NJ – Mannington has released a statement from the Phenix brand regarding the sale of the Stainmaster brand to Lowe’s.
“With Lowe’s purchase of the Stainmaster brand, we know our customers will have questions about how it affects their Phenix product offering,” said Mark Clayton, President of Phenix Flooring. “In short, we are committed to continuing the exceptional service our customers have come to expect from Phenix.”
In the coming weeks, he said, sales representatives will retrofit existing PetProtect displays with a new, patented brand refresh, targeting consumers who own pets. “Phenix intends to continue to support, maintain and warrant these products and will provide a comprehensive list of features and benefits that rival those currently offered,” said Clayton. “In the meantime, we want our customers to know that Phenix is there for them as always by providing industry-leading service along with unsurpassed warranty support. We encourage dealers to continue to sell these products with confidence and look forward to a bright and successful future together. “
Long associated with the Stainmaster brand, Invista recently announced that it had sold the brand, along with certain associated assets, to Lowe’s effective April 21, 2021. The purchase includes all brand-related intellectual property of the parent company, Invista, and all related trademarks and sub-brands. The purchase price has not been disclosed.