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Jul 82010

Pallas wins 2010 Best of NeoCon Gold, Healthcare Fabrics

On October 20, 2009, Laura Guido-Clark designed a new fabric collection called “Entwined”. The goal of the collection was to entwine us with nature’s artistry, employing weaving methods reminiscent of embroidery to create simple lines of varying weights, intricate patterns and delicate shapes such as a leafy trellis or delicate spider web.

Jun 102010

Introducing Tai Ping Carpets

ALKS is proud to welcome another manufacturer to our flooring family!

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May 212010

Introducing Pallas

Pallas Textiles joins the ALKS manufacturer family!

Apr 282010

Sustainability – The Green Carpet Standard (CEU Credit Event)

On April 26th, we hosted a Happy Hour and CEU credit qualifying class. The turnout was great and everyone enjoyed the evening of education and mingling!

Mar 232010

Fit Club & Happy Hour – Spring Into Action!

On March 23rd we hosted another Fit Club Happy Hour at The Sports Club LA at the Ritz Carlton in Washington, DC! You can view photos from the event in our Facebook album!

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Mar 222010

“Glow in the dark” Flooring astounds Cevisama Trade Fair

ALKS manufacturer “TAU Advanced” astonishes the Cevisama Trade Fair with its Afterdark project, the first intelligent, photo-luminescent and highly resistant ceramic material designed for architecture, urban development and avant-garde interior design projects.

Feb 192010

December Fit Club Photos

For the designers who joined us in December for our Fit Club event at LA fitness, checkout event photos on ALKS and Associates Facebook page.

Jan 292010

Introducing Pure and Tau

ALKS is excited to welcome two new manufacturers to our innovative flooring family: Pure and Tau!