Design leadership is limitless, without boundaries or borders. Some of the most innovative companies in the world look to Shaw Contract for their flooring solutions. With projects across the globe, we are the flooring brand of choice from New York to Dubai.


Human & Capital Resources

  • Shaw Contract is a division of Shaw Industries, which employs more than 24,000 individuals worldwide, exporting and offering representation in more than 80 countries.
  • People, including employees and customers, are our greatest asset.
  • Backed by the financial resources of Berkshire Hathaway, Shaw Contract has the capital to sustain innovation and product improvement, even in a down market.

Recognized Leadership

  • Shaw Contract has earned a prestigious Best of NeoCon Award for 11 consecutive years.
  • Rated "Best Overall Business Experience" in most recent Floor Focus survey of facility managers.
  • Ranked #1 in broadloom and #2 in tile in Contract magazine's brand survey, 2004-2011.

The Shaw Contract sales team includes experienced end use and
architectural and design specialists to satisfy any carpet need.

Shaw Contract is a part of Shaw Industries, Inc., the world’s largest carpet manufacturer and a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway.

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Service & Quality

  • Shaw Contract is consistently voted #1 in the Floor Focus Facility Manager Survey.
  • Our dependability is directly related to our vertical integration, meaning we control our product in every step of the process with minimal dependency on outside vendors.
  • Shaw Industries is the largest producer of solution dyed nylon and owns the largest trucking fleet in the industry.
  • Shaw Contract provides training and certification for flooring contractors on the installation of our products.
  • Trained sales professionals with specialized training in specific market segment

Our commitment to Six Sigma quality management has others taking notice: NASA has benchmarked Shaw as an example on how to successfully apply Six Sigma quality measures. To learn more about the Shaw Quality System, Six Sigma, LEAN manufacturing, Safety and Environmental Management Systems, see About Shaw Industries.

From Best of NeoCon awards to our unique Design Is… Award program, Shaw Contract contributes to the expansion of the design community. We believe in the benefits of collaborative and the far reaching results generated during the process.

To learn more, visit our Design section.

Shaw Contract supports the international design community through advocacy, education and charitable donations. We believe in the power of design and the solutions it provides. We are proud to be associated with design and to champion these causes and organizations:

Sustainability through Innovation™

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Shaw Contract is focused on sustainability through innovation. It’s our commitment to creating the most beautiful – and sustainable – flooring in the world.

  • Ensuring safety for human health and the environment, Shaw Contract products are certified through Cradle-to-Cradle, NSF 140 and CRI Green Label Plus.
  • Environmental guarantee for our EcoWorx-backed products ensuring reclamation and cradle to cradle recycling into new EcoWorx material.
  • Only carpet manufacturer to receive the Presidential Green Chemistry Award from the Environmental Protection Agency. Awarded for the development of EcoWorx, the first PVC-free carpet tile in the industry.
  • A leader in carpet reclamation with more than 500 million pounds recycled through our Evergreen Nylon Recycling Facility, Shaw Industries was named 2007 Recycler of the Year, by the Carpet America Recovery Effort.
  • As a division of Shaw Industries, we are committed to create the most beautiful – and sustainable – flooring in the world and to help create a better planet for our customers, our people and our communities in the process.
Sensible carpet recycling