REPRINTED FROM FLOOR COVERING WEEKLY–June 18, 2015–NOX Corporation president Dan Koh announced the company will open a state-of-the-art luxury vinyl tile (LVT) manufacturing facility in Fostoria, Ohio by the end of 2015, as the first domestic LVT facility by an Asian LVT company.
“We are looking forward to this opportunity to better serve current customers in the United States and to commit to continue to be the best OEM/ODM manufacturing in LVT industry,” Koh stated.
Koh explained that this new facility signals NOX Corporation’s growing commitment to the U.S. market and to vertically integrated manufacturing. According to the company the primary benefits to customers are:
- The investment in a U.S. location will improve production and delivery timing as well as service for North American customers, along with NOX manufacturing facilities in South Korea.
- As the only OEM/ODM LVT plant in the U.S., customers will have access to quality diverse products.
- NOX U.S. is fully equipped to produce finished goods as well as the layered sheet segments that comprise the finished products. This enables the company to fit the specific needs of various markets and customers.
NOX’s integrated Vertical Production (VP) system has enabled the company to commit to its customers with consistent quality standard and innovative products such as the first-to-market LVT click in 2005. “The new facility will also reflect NOX philosophies of reliability, possibility and discipline,” said Koh.
NOX Corporation has been a leading manufacturer of luxury vinyl tile since 1994 by providing its quality products to customers in 50 other countries including Japan, Germany, France and many other European countries. Based in South Korea, the family-owned company focuses on advanced technology to produce innovative designs that meet and surpass the requirements of customers worldwide.