Flooring Solutions moving into new space
Flooring Solutions, owned and operated by Brian Lamkin of Austin, is due to move to a new space in Austin as part of the company’s overarching plan to expand its presence in Texas and Louisiana.
The new 51,000-sq.-ft. facility will serve as office and warehouse space for the company, which specializes in design, consulting, installation and everything else flooring.
"I can only hope that we are able to continue the path of growth and success we have begun on, and see it through every step of the way," said Lamkin. "Our new facility will go a long way toward making the next step of that dream a reality."
In other expansion news, the company recently opened a granite fabrication workshop that offers custom granite countertops.
WD-40 expands its Specialist line
San Diego-based WD-40 Company is adding three new products to its WD-40 Specialist line — a Dirt & Dust Resistant Dry Lube, Machine & Engine Degreaser and Electrical Contact Cleaner Spray.
Developed at the WD-40 Company Research and Development Center, all of the new WD-40 Specialist products are 50-state VOC compliant, the company said.
“These new products we’ve just added to their arsenal are industrial grade, meet their technical requirements and perform exceptionally well, saving them time and energy, and giving them peace of mind,” said Dr. Ernest Bernarducci, VP research and development at WD-40 Company.
MAX USA Corp. hires West Coast sales manager
Tool manufacturer MAX USA hired Bruce Kennedy as West Coast regional sales manager.
Kennedy’s career includes 21 years experience in sales and operations, most recently in building materials distribution focused on pneumatic tools, compressors and accessories and collated fasteners. In his career he has worked for business-to-business and business-to-consumer companies in inside and outside sales, purchasing and inventory management and other disciplines. He is in the Los Angeles area.
MAX USA Corp. is headquartered in Mineola, N.Y., and is owned by MAX Co, which is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.