International flooring specialist Gerflor has announced its acquisition of US company, Connor Sport Court International in a move that will expand the company’s global market reach and sports product range portfolio.
This acquisition brings together three world-class sports brands; Connor, Sport Court and Taraflex all under one flagship group. The two companies’ combined resources will enhance their ability to offer more innovative solutions and improved services to their customers on a worldwide scale.
Gerflor creates, manufactures and markets innovative design-led sustainable solutions for flooring, wall and interior finishes. The Gerflor Group encompasses a number of well-recognised product brand names including; Taraflex®, Mipolam®, and Tarabus®. With 60 years of experience in the manufacture of Taraflex Sports Flooring, Gerflor has a unique position as a world leader in indoor sports flooring.
Connor Sport Court International is the US market leader in sports surfacing and has built systems for many elite associations including the NBA, NCAA, FIBA, USTA, FIVB, US Youth Futsal, and USA Volleyball.
Both CEO’s have acknowledged that this move capitalizes on each company’s strengths for the benefit of both businesses and customers alike.