The Iris-Group leads the flooring industry in innovative design and technology research around the globe and consists of Iris Ceramica and Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti (FMG). Iris US, a new division of Iris Ceramica, was established in December 2004, as an american division to deliver US made products to the flooring industry and to promote Iris-Group products throughout the nation.
With corporate offices based in Anaheim, CA and production in Tennessee, Iris Us can domestically produce and ship material all over the nation. Selling not only american made products, Iris US also has the ability to sell and promote the diverse majority of Iris-Group products, which enables them to effectively accommodate all requests of sizes, textures, and designs for interior and exterior, residential and commercial applications.
Iris Us: “Satisfaction in product and service.”
IRIS CERAMICA LOGISTICS:
Iris Ceramica was established in 1961, and is the world leader manufacturer of floor and wall ceramics for residential, commercial and industrial projects.
Iris Ceramica exports its ceramic products to over 100 countries. Iris Ceramica commitment is in producing high quality ceramics “avant-garde” design, safe and easy to clean products.
N. of companies: 31
N. of companies listed on the italian stock exchange: 2
N. of employees: over 3,000
N. of plants: 26
Consolidated sales for the year 2002: 570 million e total investments: 36 million euro per year
Investment in research: 5 million euro per year
Yearly production: 70 billion sf
Export rate: 75% of the total production
TENNESSEE PLANT LOGISTICS:
Covered surface: 55,000 m (about 592,000 square feet)
Warehouse length: 640 meters (about 2,100 feet)
Warehouse width: from 32 meters (about 105 feet) to 158 meters (about 520 feet)
Internal factory height: 8 meters (about 265 feet) in the low area, 25 meters (815 feet) in the pressing area, 27 meters (87 feet) in the spray driers area.
This new plant has an expected production of 3,500,000 – 4,000,000 mq/year (37,600,000 – 43,000,000 sf/year)
This new plant produces glazed and unglazed porcelain tile. It is today, the state of the art porcelain and ceramic manufacturer in the U.S.
Iris-Group has job positions available all over the world. Jobs at Iris-Group.