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Larry Shakinovsky interviews Dr Michael Braungart

Larry Shakinovsky interviews Dr Michael Braungart, founder and scientific CEO of EPEA Internationale Umweltforschung GmbH, an international environmental research and consulting institute headquartered in Hamburg: “Cradle-to-cradle is an innovation strategy, which is based on quality. Cradle-to-cradle means that we should celebrate the human footprint, and recycle everything through a biological or technical cycle so that there is no waste."
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Modular SolidFeel Range: FNB @Parkside, Namibia

PentaFloor is proud to have supplied the access flooring for Namibia's first 5-Star Green Star As-Built rated building, FNB Namibia Holdings @Parkside – the first 5-Star As-Built rated building in Namibia and Africa outside of South Africa.
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Shaw Industries acquires Scotland-Based Carpet Tile Manufacturer STS

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw) – which supplies carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile and stone, laminate flooring products and synthetic turf to residential and commercial markets – has acquired Scotland-based carpet tile manufacturer Sanquhar Tile Services (STS).
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Shaw Contract's HAVEN takes a Gold at Neocon!

We shape our places, and our places shape us…
Traditional wisdom tells us there is no place like home. But what if home was not simply a place but a state of mind? Shaw Contract has recently launched the Haven collection. Showcased at Clerkwenwell Design Week 2018 and at NeoCon 2018, Haven reimagines home as a mood or idea intimately tied to our instinctual desire to feel grounded in the world.
GBCSA Offices

PentaFloor Sponsorship at the new GBCSA Offices

When the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) outgrew its offices in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, a call for sponsorships was sent out requesting contributions from industry to assist with the fitout of the new offices in Rosebank. PentaFloor stepped up with a generous contribution of supplying and installing high-end carpeting products.
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Rapid Select launches in South Africa

PentaFloor is proud to announce the launch of the latest offering from Shaw Contract in South Africa – the Rapid Select range. The ideal flooring choice for quick turnaround projects without compromising on quality, performance or design, Rapid Select has been developed specifically by Shaw Contract for the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) region.
Accéntuate Acquisition

Accéntuate acquires PentaFloor

In September 2017, Accéntuate acquired PentaFloor – a milestone that provides Accéntuate with a product category in flooring that is not currently in its repertoire, and will add significantly to the overall business positioning. PentaFloor's CEO, Bianca Shakinovsky, comments that the move allows for a superb synergy as PentaFloor will contribute significantly to Accéntuate's infrastructure ... Read more