The Innovations4Flooring (I4F), a group of companies providing patents and technologies to the flooring industry, has signed a license agreement with Tarkett. As part of this agreement, Tarkett grants I4F with licensing rights for 167 Tarkett patents covering locking, decor and surface performance technologies for floor covering products.
I4F also has partnership agreements in place with Kronospan, Classen, Ulrich Windmöller Consulting, Kowon, CFL Flooring and KingdomFlooring.
John Rietveldt, I4F’s CEO said: “Tarkett is one of global flooring’s heavy weights, with 135 years of experience in providing high quality flooring products worldwide to customers. This agreement with Tarkett underpins our strategy to work with the best and adds to agreements already in place with global players in manufacturing and flooring solutions. This strengthens I4F’s ability to deliver powerful platforms that enable accessibility to open and meaningful innovations.”
Tarkett is a worldwide leader in innovative flooring and sports surface solutions.