Mohawk Industries, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of flooring products that enhance residential and commercial space. The company manufactures carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. It has a global presence with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States. The company has reorganized its business into 3 segments: Global Ceramic, Flooring North America and Flooring Rest of the World. Some of the brands under its umbrella, are American Olean, Daltile, KAI, Kerama Marazzi, Aladdin, Bigelow, Durkan, Horizon, IVC, Karastan, Lees, Mohawk, Portico, SmartStrand, Moduleo, Quick-Step and Unilin. The company sells its products through independent distributors, home centers, floor covering retailers, ceramic specialists, commercial contractors, commercial end users, mass merchandisers, department stores, shop at home, buying groups, retailers, and wholesalers, as well as private labeling programs.