Armstrong Flooring Wins Four 2021 Platinum ADEX Awards for Design Excellence
MedinPure PVC-Free Sheet also earns Best of 2020 honors.
LANCASTER, Pennsylvania (February 26, 2021) – – Armstrong Flooring is proud to announce that four products — MedinPure PVC-FreeSheet, Unbound Luxury Flooring, Parallel USA Luxury Flooring, and Empower Rigid Core— received Platinum Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX). Additionally, MedinPure was recognized as a Best of 2020 Product.
ADEX is the largest and most prestigioius awards program for product and project design in the architecture and design industry. Honored for superior design, these awards recognize products across several flooring types (sheet, LVT and rigid core), as well as on both the commercial and residential sides of the business.
“We’re very proud to have been selected again for multiple Platinum ADEX awards,” said Brent Flaharty, Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Experience Officer. “To have four products recognized for exceptional design and performance amidst our ongoing business transformation efforts speaks to the exceptional teams we have in place, and that our hard work continues to head in the right direction.”
Over 600 companies participated in the 2020-21 ADEX Awards. Since 1995 the ADEX Awards has recognized designs demonstrating superior innovation, function and aesthetics.
About MedinPure PVC-Free with Diamond 10 Technology
MedinPure is a PVC-free homogeneous vinyl sheet alternative that uses a patent-pending formulation, including coordinating PVC-free weld rods for aseptic areas. MedinPure is free of Ortho-Phthalates, Halogens, Isocyanates and Red List Chemicals of Concern beating out hundreds of entries to feature two be included
About Unbound Luxury Flooring with Diamond 10 Technology
Unbound is a 5mm LVT product designed for seamless transitions to carpet in adjoining spaces, eliminating the need for transition strips. Unbound features Diamond 10 Technology, to provide category-leading scratch, stain, and scuff resistance. It’s a low-maintenance solution designed to stand up to the wear and tear of commercial settings for floors that look newer, longer.
About Parallel USA Luxury Flooring
Manufactured in the U.S., Parallel USA Luxury Flooring offers a balance of performance, design and price. Its performance has been strengthened with Urethane Plus coating to provide enhanced resistance to scratches, stains and scuffs compared to standard urethane coatings. The curated collection features sophisticated fabric designs in subtle neutral tones on a tile format, and an array of wood species.
About Empower Rigid Core with Diamond 10 Technology
Empower Rigid Core flooring was built using our new and innovative Reinforced Mineral Core (RMC) to provide the best available performance. This new core outperforms traditional rigid core products in both indent and stability while remaining 100% waterproof, and our exclusive Diamond 10® Technology coating provides best-in-class scratch and stain protection to allow maximum flexibility when choosing residential resilient flooring.
Approximately 3,000 internationally renowned industry professionals comprise the ADEX global advisory board. A rigorous classification process ensures that each nomination reach the right audience and compete fairly. One of the first awards to acknowledge sustainability, ADEX is the leader in recognizing projects and products that benefit the environment.
ADEX is sponsored by Design Journal at designjournalmag.com.
About Armstrong Flooring
Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (NYSE: AFI) is
a leading global manufacturer of flooring products and one of the industry’s
most trusted and celebrated brands. The company continually builds on its
resilient, 150-year legacy by delivering on its mission to create a stronger
future for customers through adaptive and inventive solutions. Headquartered in
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Flooring safely and responsibly operates
eight manufacturing facilities globally. Learn more armstrongflooring.com.