Jebsen Building Products Expands Floor Covering Portfolio As Tarkett’s New Hong Kong Channel Partner

Jebsen Building Products was recently appointed as new Channel Partner in Hong Kong of Tarkett, a global leader in flooring and sports surface solutions. This allows both companies to draw upon their respective years of expertise and experience in the Hong Kong market.

The partnership expands Jebsen’s floor covering portfolio that will now include Tarkett’s carpet, luxury vinyl tiles, and other flooring solutions (except Tarkett homogeneous and heterogeneous vinyl solutions for hospital and education sectors). It also strengthens Jebsen’s coverage of both government and commercial sectors and will allow it to better serve the building and construction industry, as well as individual customers.

As a market leader, Tarkett sells over 1.3 million square metres of flooring in more than 100 countries daily. Its vast product portfolio includes vinyl, linoleum, carpet, rubber, wood, laminate, synthetic turf, and running tracks, serving clients such as hospitals, schools, hotels, and offices. Its partnership with Jebsen earns Tarkett a strong partner with a significant understanding of the market in Hong Kong with a proven track record.

“Working with a diverse customer base means we have to ensure that we provide them with widely varied and high quality products for their flooring requirements. Our partnership with Tarkett makes this possible, and we’re proud to be working with a principal with their reach and heritage,” said Mr. Wilson Wong, General Sales Manager of Jebsen Building Products.

Tarkett was founded 135 years ago and today has 13,000 employees and 35 industrial sites while Jebsen Building Products traces its roots to the Jebsen Group founded in 1895. Both have evolved over the past century and now share a common thrust towards people empowerment and environmental sustainability.

“With our partnership with Jebsen, not only will we strengthen our foothold in the local market, we’re happy to provide Jebsen’s customers with more choices when it comes to high quality flooring and sports surface products for practically every need and application,” according to Mr. Olivier DECLEMY, Managing Director Asia – except China of Tarkett.

About Tarkett

With a history stretching back 135 years, Tarkett is a worldwide leader in innovative flooring and sports surface solutions, with net sales of more than €2.8 billion in 2018. Offering a wide range of products including vinyl, linoleum, rubber, carpet, wood and laminate flooring, artificial turf and athletics tracks, the Group serves customers in over 100 countries across the globe. Tarkett has 13,000 employees and 35 industrial sites, and sells 1.3 million square meters of flooring every day, for hospitals, schools, housing, hotels, offices, stores and sports fields. Committed to “Doing Good. Together.”, the Group has implemented an eco-innovation strategy based on Cradle to Cradle® principles and promotes circular economy, with the ultimate goal of contributing to people’s health and wellbeing, and preserving natural capital. Tarkett is listed on Euronext Paris (compartment A, ISIN: FR0004188670, ticker: TKTT) and is a constituent of the SBF 120 and CAC Mid 60 indexes.