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FORBO FLOORING SYSTEMS

The Flooring Systems division is a global provider of premium commercial and residential floor coverings. With an extensive and attractive range of environmentally friendly linoleum, high-quality vinyl flooring, entrance flooring systems for cleaning and drying shoes, carpet tiles, needlefelt floor coverings and Flotex – the washable textile flooring – as well as building and construction adhesives, we play a key role in shaping how people experience an environment.

Creating better environments

Floor coverings create rooms and set the scene in terms of how they are used and the ambience and level of comfort they offer.

Education sector: library with red Forbo linoleum floor.

Why our customers choose us

  • Worldwide, unique, broad and sustainable product offer for commercial and residential applications

  • Total solutions for every building from «entrance to back door», from «basement to boardroom»

  • Specialized flooring solutions for high-tech and professional environments

  • Outstanding design and superior quality in floor products for commercial and residential applications

  • Product offer available in sheet, tile and plank formats, loose lay or click variations for easy installation

  • Reliable, knowledgeable, dedicated and market driven sales and service organizations world wide

  • Global superior supply chain performance

Key figures

Financial year 2016First half-year 2017
Net sales: CHF 818.0 millionNet sales: CHF 415.9 million
EBIT: CHF 122.7 millionEBIT before one-off costs: CHF 52.3 million*
EBIT margin: 15.0%EBIT margin before one-off costs: 12.6%
Employees: 3,110 FTEsEmployees: 3,225 FTEs
* EBIT factoring in the provision for the
one-off costs resulting from the antitrust
proceedings against Flooring Systems
in France: CHF -32.7 million.

Worldwide market presence

15 production sites in 6 countries
Distribution companies in 25 countries
Sales organizations in Europe, North, Central and South America as well as Asia/Pacific

World map with an overview of the locations of Forbo Flooring Systems.

Production sites floor coverings

Production sites building and construction adhesives

France
Château-Renault
Reims

Netherlands
Assendelft
Coevorden
Krommenie

Russia
Kaluga

Switzerland
Giubiasco

United Kingdom
Bamber Bridge
Cortonwood
Kirkcaldy
Ripley
Telford

Germany
Erfurt

Netherlands
Wormerveer

Russia
Stary Oskol