Plyboo Hires New Manufacturer’s Reps for London Market
Birmingham, United Kingdom - Plyboo, the world’s leading manufacturer of Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified bamboo flooring and plywood, has acquired Rob Haynes and Angie Haynes as manufacturing representatives. Rob and Angie work at IQ Modular Industries, of Birmingham, UK, which services the architectural and design communities of London, Manchester and Birmingham. markets. Plyboo products will continue to be distributed through CF Anderson Timber Products.
Rob Haynes believes that FSC certified bamboo has an excellent future in the UK and on the continent. "IQ Industries is delighted to be working closely with Plyboo in the UK. Their commitment to continually explore new ways to innovate and inspire have a direct synergy with our commitment to deliver a sustainable, resource efficient, engaging bamboo product for commercial work and living space in the UK." said Rob Haynes.
"We are very excited about the great potential for Plyboo interior surfaces in the UK. Our new relationship with Plyboo heralds a fantastic opportunity for both Plyboo and IQ Industries in Europe,” said Angie Haynes.
Mr. Haynes has extensive experience in the carpeting and flooring industry, having worked on large projects such as the carpet and flooring contract for Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 5 and the Apple‘s UK headquarters.
Angie Haynes has worked with the construction industry for over thirteen years, including flooring projects with Heathrow Airport and the Radison, Marriot and Hilton hotels.
“We have looked long and hard to find the right manufacturer’s representative to support our distribution efforts with CF Anderson,” said Angus Stocks, President of Plyboo. “Rob and Angie are the perfect fit for Plyboo.”
Founded in 1989 and headquartered in San Francisco, Smith & Fong Co. is the first U.S. company to manufacture bamboo flooring in China for sale in North America, offering its products under the brand name Plyboo in 1993. In 1996 the firm began producing bamboo plywood, followed by coconut palm flooring and plywood products in 2000. Plyboo is committed to sustainability through innovation. For information call 866-835-9859 or visit www.plyboo.co.uk