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Press Releases

31 March 2014

Tandus Centiva Announces Green Innovation Grant 2014

Tandus Centiva has allocated Green Innovation grant funds in the amount of $3,000 to be awarded to a K-12 school. The grant is intended to encourage schools to develop creative, innovative, cost effective environmental projects that improve the environment; make schools a healthier place to learn, play, and work; and save money through reduced use of natural resources.

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14 May 2013

Centiva Receives ADEX Awards for Made in the USA Products

Centiva now has three new Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX) to add to its repertoire. All three of these products are from the Contour Series, which is made in the USA.

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7 May 2013

Centiva Awards Green Innovation Grant

Centiva is pleased to announce Delores T. Aaron Elementary in New Orleans, Louisiana as our “Centiva Green School Innovation Grant” recipient for the 2013-2014 school year.

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21 January 2013

Centiva Promotes Doug Young to Vice President of Sales

Centiva has promoted Doug Young to Vice President of Sales effective immediately. Following an announcement that Centiva will join forces with Tandus Flooring, Young was appointed to lead the Centiva sales team. Young joined Centiva in 2008 as Midwest Regional Sales Manager and later became responsible for the northern United States.

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19 November 2012

WARNING:  Intense Color Ahead, BRITES by Centiva

Introducing BRITES by Centiva. These seven new electric hues include three fluorescent and four bright colors with names like: Shock Me Pink, Dazzlberry, and Ablaze. Special effect pigment combines with Centiva’s exclusive handcrafted process in a style where no two tiles are alike.

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20 August 2012

Centiva Is A Finalist For A Green Corporate Citizen Award

The City of Florence, AL honored Centiva by nominating them for a Green Corporate Citizen Award, sponsored by Greenstar Recycling. Rachel Mansell, Education Outreach Coordinator for the City of Florence stated, “We nominated Centiva because they are a forward thinking company that realizes that sustainability and “being green” aren’t just ways to market their brands; they are ways to cut costs, boost profits, and help the environment along the way.”

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18 June 2012

Centiva’s New Website Is A Window Inside Of The Company

Centiva has taken a defining step in its goal to have rich and transparent customer dialogs with the launch of its new website that communicates with stakeholders like never before. The site incorporates a host of new features including a platform called C•Media that serves up video posts all about the company, its customers, and products. This user-friendly site provides a wealth of information on the company’s environmental efforts, customer experiences, and technical data. These and other sections of the site are built to steadily grow and expand over time.

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22 May 2012

Centiva Exhibits At Neocon Booth 8-6118.Come See Our New Products!

In a conscientious effort to maintain its high design and product excellence standards, Centiva is introducing five remarkable new products at NeoCon this year.

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9 May 2012

Centiva Awarded Two Platinum Awards For Design Excellence (ADEX)

Centiva has been awarded two Platinum Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX) for Atlantis Metal and their new Coral Reef and Magics colorations. This is the twelfth consecutive year that Centiva has been awarded the prestigious platinum award.

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30 April 2012

Centiva Announces The Launch Of A New Video On The Centiva Green Way

Luxury vinyl tile manufacturer Centiva announces the launch of a new video on The Centiva Green Way. This is the second in a series of video pieces on Centiva and its products. The video features company employees as they discuss its environmental initiatives and their importance to the brand and its future. The video campaign furthers Centiva’s commitment to social media and reaching customers through new media channels.

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2 April 2012

Centiva Announces Sustainability certification for contour & victory series

Centiva announced today the certification of its Contour and Victory Series products to the NSF/ANSI-332 Sustainability Assessment for Resilient Floor Coverings. These products achieved the silver level certification in the NSF 332 Assessment process conducted by UL Environment.

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23 March 2012

centiva announces green innovation grant

Centiva has allocated Green Innovation grant funds in the amount of $3,000 to be awarded to a K-12 school.

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16 January 2012

centiva featured on “extreme makeover: home edition”

Centiva donated products to Extreme Makeover: Home Edition to help rebuild 7 homes in 7 days in Joplin, Missouri.

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22 November 2011

centiva featured in “i hate my bath”

Centiva’s, Stria was requested by DIY Network’s I Hate My Bath and is being featured in upcoming episodes.

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4 October 2011

spotlight on centiva at greenbuild 2011

Centiva will be exhibiting at GreenBuild this week in Toronto (booth #1421). GreenBuild is important for Centiva as they continue the growth of The Centiva Green Way. Showcasing in their booth will be the latest advances in their products, processes, and people.

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6 September 2011

centiva homogeneous victory series is now phthalate free!

Centiva announces that its homogeneous Victory Series products are now phthalate-free. Using a new variety of plasticizer, the homogeneous Victory Series was the first target for integration as it contains the lowest amount of recycled content in the Centiva product line.

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19 August 2011

centiva achieves ISO 14001 certification

Centiva announced today the certification of the Environmental Management System (EMS) at its facility in Florence, AL. Earlier this month, external auditors evaluated the EMS at the manufacturing facility, which produces Centiva tiles and planks, and certified that it meets ISO 14001 standards.

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29 July 2011

the city of florence, al has received 400 recycling bins, courtesy of centiva

As part of their Earth Day commitment, Centiva has donated 400 recycling bins to citizens of Florence, AL who have taken a pledge to recycle. The recycling bins were available at the WC Handy Music Festival to residents who were willing to take a pledge to make the world a better place by living a litter free lifestyle. They were asked to make recycling and waste reduction a habit for life, and pledged to be an example to family, co workers, and friends by recycling in their home, school, or workplace.

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15 June 2011

centiva first step iphone and ipad applications launch at neocon

Centiva announced the launch of its Centiva First Step iPhone and iPad application at the 2011 NeoCon show in Chicago. The apps can be downloaded starting immediately from the Apple iTunes store. Centiva is taking advantage of the iPhone and iPad’s mobility and exceptional screen resolution to present their products in a way that will help designers and architects make faster decisions wherever their projects take them.

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5 April 2011

floor focus announces winner of 2011 vision awards

Floor Focus announced the winners of its second annual Vision Awards, which celebrate the dynamic integration of flooring and architecture. The Vision Awards featured five categories—corporate, healthcare, education, retail, and hospitality—and yielded an abundance of quality entries in all segments. Floor Focus partnered with industry design leaders Bentley Prince Street, Crossville, Centiva, and Johnsonite in sponsoring the competition.

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8 March 2011

centiva’s environmental views encourage local action

Centiva announced its renewed sponsorship of Shoals Earth Month Inc., a group that raises environmental awareness with a number of programs throughout the year. Thomas Trissl, Centiva’s president, spoke at the group’s Green Tie Gala, an event that raises funds to support Shoals Earth Month’s operations.

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14 January 2011

centiva renews sponsorship for second annual vision design awards

Centiva announced its renewed sponsorship of the second annual Vision Design Awards. Participating interior designers and architects are invited to submit entries for projects they completed between January 1, 2009 and December 31, 2010.

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11 September 2010

centiva finds common ground with vision design awards

The first annual Vision Design Awards wrapped up the contest recently in South Beach, FL with a celebration of the winners and a lot of great conversation about design. Centiva was one of the sponsors and participated in the Florida event. “When Centiva was contacted about being an inaugural sponsor of the Awards, it was an easy decision,” commented Thomas Trissl, Centiva’s President. “Centiva’s history of ground breaking design pairs well with the creative spirit of the architects and designers that participate in events such as the Vision Design Awards.”

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28 May 2010

centiva wins a product design award for the hospitality industry!

Centiva, a US manufacturer of green flooring products, is proud to announce that their product Rays has won an award for representing the best of hospitality design in the resilient flooring category.

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