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  • Wilsonart Debuts the Wilsonart® Quartz Collection

    Versatile. Consistent. Translucent. Ambiguous, Hard, Shiny, Cool to the touch, Modern, Colorful. Resilient. What material has so many natural and manmade characteristics and equally captivates consumers and designers? Quartz, the doppelgänger of stone. This high-tech manmade material is equally suited for the home as it is for a hospital, hotel, office or resort.  As the earth’s second most abundant mineral, quartz offers unlimited opportunities for discovery among homeowners, architects and builders. More
  • Jan 06, 2014

    Wilsonart Partners with Supply Chain Solutions to Service Office Furniture Industry

    Rapidly changing technology, mobile work areas and offices designed to allow people to collaborate in flexible office configurations have spurred the office furniture industry to provide new products and surfaces and to remodel existing offices for the 21st century workforce. Wilsonart, a leading manufacturer and distributor of engineered surfaces with Americas operations based in Temple, Texas, has partnered with Supply Chain Solutions, a third party logistics provider, to meet these service demands for Wilsonart’s Office Furniture accounts in Western Michigan effective mid-December 2013. More
  • Nov 08, 2013

    Wilsonart LLC Completes Purchase of Durcon Incorporated

    Wilsonart LLC said Friday that it has completed the acquisition of Durcon Incorporated. Taylor, TX-based Durcon is well-known for its high performance, epoxy-resin work surfaces and sinks for laboratories and research facilities. The acquisition was first announced on October 14, 2013. More
  • Oct 25, 2013

    Wilsonart LLC Receives U.S. Antitrust Clearance for Acquisition of Durcon Incorporated

    Wilsonart LLC announced today that it has received notice from the Federal Trade Commission granting early termination of the waiting period for U.S. antitrust review under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (“HSR Act”), in connection with the acquisition of Durcon Incorporated that was announced last week. More
  • Oct 15, 2013

    Wilsonart LLC to Acquire Durcon Incorporated

    Wilsonart LLC today announced an agreement to acquire Durcon Incorporated, the world's leading manufacturer of laboratory-grade work surfaces. The Taylor, TX-based Durcon provides laboratory tops, student tabletops, sinks and other work surfaces worldwide, and is best known for its durable epoxy resin surfaces.  Durcon will operate as a new, independent business unit of Wilsonart. More
  • Aug 27, 2013

    Case Study: Wilsonart Earns FSC Certification for Laminates

    Meeting the Demand for FSC Certified Products:
    Wilsonart is a leading manufacturer of High Pressure Decorative Laminate (HPDL), which is used as a decorative surface for countertops, cabinets, furniture, walls and doors. More
  • Aug 19, 2013

    Wilsonart Launches 2013 Solid Surface Collection, Inspired by Cityscapes

    The rich textures, surfaces and sparkle of the urban landscape inspire seven new Wilsonart® Solid Surface designs. The Cityscape Collection’s new patterns add drama and elegance to both residential and commercial spaces in a way that is distinctly fresh, contemporary and on-trend. An affordable alternative to granite and other stone surfaces, this seamless and sparkling surfacing material is sprinkled with quartz-like translucent or glittery chips, and can easily play a starring role in your room or serve as a distant skyline in the cityscape of your classically designed or modernistic space. More
  • Jul 30, 2013

    Wilsonart’s Fletcher Distribution Center Moves Closer Toward Zero Waste to Landfill Goal

    Zero landfill contribution is a daunting sustainability goal, but with its Fletcher Distribution Center also leading the way, Wilsonart is making strides in its waste reduction movement. In just three months, the distribution center went from producing 2,000 pounds of landfill waste per week to less than 150 pounds through greater efforts to recycle, compost and repurpose materials. Wilsonart’s Fletcher Distribution Center is on track to produce less than 500 pounds of landfill waste per month, a reduction of more than 90 percent. More
  • Jun 01, 2013

    Wilsonart Expands AEON Enhanced Performance to Premium Finishes

    Sometimes the simplest solutions are also the best. Basic Black and White. Primary Colors—like Red and Blue. Put an interesting texture on them— stippled paint, textured weaves, candy apple gloss—and you have a whole new use for color. The Go Straight collection takes classic Wilsonart Laminate solids and gives them new life with premium finishes: 01-Gloss and 18-Linearity. More
  • Mar 12, 2013

    Wilsonart Partners with TXU Energy for Cleaner Air for Texans

    TEMPLE, Texas (March 12, 2013) – Texas-based Wilsonart, an innovator in designing beautiful, hard-working surfaces for interiors over more than 50 years, has taken additional steps to improve its energy efficiency and reduce its carbon footprint. The company recently purchased 35 percent Renewable Energy Credits backed by 100 percent Texas wind-fueled electricity. Based on the... More
  • Feb 04, 2013

    Wilsonart Partners with MainStreet America, Revolutionizing Home Improvement Shopping Experience

    TEMPLE, Texas (February 4, 2013) – Texas-based Wilsonart announced today its partnership with the first-of-its-kind home improvement theme park, MainStreet America in Houston. Celebrating its grand opening week February 2-9, the 14-acre park aspires to educate and empower visitors to “move their home projects from inspiration to action,” and features the latest home improvement and product education, shopping experience and entertainment. Wilsonart® HD® High Definition® Laminate and Solid Surface products are featured in the Cape Pointe, Casa Lana, Centennial and Wakefield showcase homes. More
  • Jan 21, 2013

    NSF International and Wilsonart LLC Developing Science–Based Product Category Rule (PCR) for Residential Countertops to Enable Reporting and Comparison of Environmental Attributes

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (January 21, 2013) – NSF International, in cooperation with Texas-based decorative surfacing product producer Wilsonart LLC, is developing a Product Category Rule (PCR) for residential countertops. This PCR will provide a science-based and internationally recognized method for reporting the environmental impact of residential countertop products and materials throughout their entire life cycle. More
  • Jan 04, 2013

    Wilsonart Names Former Sabic Executive Timothy J O'Brien President & CEO

    NEW YORK, NY (January 4, 2013) – Wilsonart International Holdings LLC announced the appointment ofTimothy J. O’Brien as President and Chief Executive Officer effective January 14, 2013.  Mr. O’Brien, a former senior executive at SABIC Innovative Plastics, will also serve as a member of Wilsonart’s Board of Directors.  At SABIC, Mr. O’Brien was responsible for the engineering resins business in the Americas and Europe.  SABIC Innovative Plastics was founded in 2007 with the acquisition of GE Plastics by Saudi Basic Industries Corporation.  He also served as General Manager of GE’s High Performance and Crystalline Polymers businesses, Senior Vice President for commercial finance computer leasing with GE Capital, and numerous management roles with GE Lighting where he began his GE career in 1985. Mr. O’Brien holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Northeastern University and an MBA from Baldwin Wallace College. More
  • Oct 31, 2012

    Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Completes Acquisition of ITW's Decorative Surfaces Business

    NEW YORK - October 31, 2012 - Clayton, Dubilier & Rice ("CD&R") today announced the close of an investment in Wilsonart International Holding, LLC ("Wilsonart"), formerly ITW's Decorative Surfaces business. ITW retains an ongoing ownership stake in the new, independent company. More
  • Jun 04, 2012

    Wilsonart Introduces New 2012 Contract Collection

    Wilsonart introduces urban-inspired patterns, including abstracts, solids, woodgrains, stones and new pure metals as part of its 2012 Contract Collection.  Inspired by the gritty urban landscapes of lower Manhattan’s cobblestone streets and the honey-hued woodgrain flooring of old warehouses along Boston’s waterfront, the 2012 Contract Collection also includes a new “Soft Grain” finish that provides an abstracted matte wood tick to a variety of existing and new designs. More
  • May 19, 2012

    Wilsonart Unveils Student Chair Design Winner at ICFF 2012

    New York, N.Y. (May 19, 2012) – Wilsonart International (www.Wilsonart.com), a leading manufacturer of decorative surfaces for more than 50 years, named Kaii Tu from the California College of The Arts (CCA) as the winner of its 2012 "Wilsonart Challenges..." student design competition at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF). More
  • Mar 01, 2012

    Wilsonart® HD® Gets an Edge on the Competition

    TEMPLE, Texas (March 1, 2012) – Seams, like those that used to run prominently down the back of a lady’s pure silk stockings or visibly along the edge of a laminate kitchen countertop, used to be all the rage.  But times have changed, clean lines are in and seams have vanished from both our stockings and our countertops.  If you are looking for a seamless look and contemporary solution for your kitchen countertop, Wilsonart, the first laminate manufacturer to produce... More
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Since the beginning, Wilsonart has brought unmatched beauty, design and craftsmanship to countertops and walls. First, with laminate that revolutionized what laminate could be. Now, with a full offering of surfaces that are stunning, beautiful , functional, and transformative. So bring your curiosity, bring your imagination, bring your sense of adventure. It's time to explore new surfaces. Explore Wilsonart.