The Dixie Group Acquires Burtco

The Dixie Group, Dalton, Ga., reports it has acquired the the assets of Dalton-based Burtco Enterprises Inc. Burtco, doing business as B Carpet, serves the hospitality carpet market. The company specializes in Tapistron® CYP tufted products made using wool or solution-dyed nylon.

The Dixie Group will continue to operate Burtco’s Chickamauga, Ga., tufting plant, and will hire substantially all of Burtco’s employees across the company from operations to sales and marketing. Elizabeth Moore, Burtco CEO, will continue to lead the operation.

To assist Dixie as it integrates the assets of Burtco into its current business, the company has retained the services of former Burtco President and CEO Robert E. Kokoszka.

November/December 2014