Mohawk acquires Wayn-Tex
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, February 7, 2005
CALHOUN, Ga. — Mohawk Industries, Inc. has purchased Wayn-Tex, Inc., a manufacturer of carpet backing materials.
Jeff Lorberbaum, Mohawk chairman and CEO, said, "Wayn-Tex has been a major supplier of carpet backing to Mohawk. They have earned a reputation as a solid manufacturing organization for quality, service and value."
Wayn-Tex operates manufacturing facilities in Waynesboro and Hillsville, Va., and employs approximately 550 individuals.