Tarkett partners with Reader’s Wholesale
Solon, Ohio—Tarkett has entered into a distribution partnership with Reader’s Wholesale Distributors. Effective immediately, Reader’s represents the company’s resilient product portfolio for both commercial and residential customers in South Texas, South Louisiana, and the central and southern Mississippi markets.
The agreement expands Tarkett’s distribution network, empowering the company to effectively respond to the needs of commercial and residential customers in these key geographies, the company said.
“This partnership between Tarkett and Reader’s supports our continued focus on driving long-term sustainable growth through a strong and robust distribution network, while continuing to deliver an excellent customer experience in all markets we serve,” said Jeff Fenwick, president, commercial business , Tarkett North America.
Jason Surratt, president of Tarkett Residential, said Tarkett is delighted to be working with the Reader’s team. “We are confident that our customers will benefit from the great quality, service and product knowledge and availability that the Readers team is known for in the market,” said Surratt.
The team inventories Tarkett LVT, commercial and residential vinyl records, rubber tiles, standard and premium wall bases, finishing accessories and more. Tarkett also said the company will help them serve customers in all major segments, including education, workplace, healthcare, multi-family and single-family homes.
“Reader’s Wholesale is delighted to join forces with a leading brand like Tarkett,” said Adam Burke, president and CEO of Reader’s Wholesale. “We are proud of our 106-year history and look forward to combining it with Tarkett’s 140 years. Working together, we are confident in our ability to continue to provide great service to the flooring community in Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi.”