When you choose a Feltex carpet you can rely on over 100 years of manufacturing experience and expertise in Australia and New Zealand. With a palette of gorgeous colours and irresistible textures, Feltex carpets is a flooring must-have.
Feltex started as a clothing and footwear company, trading under the name ‘Felt and Textiles of Australia’.
Feltex expanded into New Zealand.
Feltex opened production in South Africa making slippers.
The first woven carpet manufactured in Australia was a Woven Axminster in Sydney.
Feltex was making military boots and other miscellaneous items including special hard felt shell casing for ammunition in World War II.
Feltex had installed 10 woven looms in Lower Hutt in New Zealand.
Feltex products were being sold to 49 countries across the world.
Feltex was aquired by Shaw Industries.
1900 people were employed for Feltex, 1000 being from New Zealand & 900 in Australia.
Feltex Carpets was acquired by Godfrey Hirst Pty Ltd, retaining it’s strong unique brand and identity.
Feltex Carpets and Godfrey Hirst commercial divisions merged.
Feltex becomes a part of Mohawk Industries family, one of the worlds largest flooring companies.
The GH Commercial brand was born, commercially representing Godfrey Hirst, Feltex, Mohawk Group, iVC Commerical.
Feltex and Godfrey Hirst become the first Australian carpet manufactures to be Climate Active accredited organisational status.
At Feltex Carpets we are designers and technical specialists armed with a passion for interiors. Our expert team are at the forefront of cutting-edge designs, bringing the latest colour and style trends to floors all over the world. Our carefully curated Interior Trends highlight new and emerging trends, and how these can be bought to life in the home with Feltex carpet.view our latest trend
Our future depends on the work we to today. Our commitment to our planet extends beyond just products and processes: it’s how we challenge ourselves to do and be better every day; how we make decisions; how we reinvest in our people and our planet; how we define what matters most as we work to deliver value for generations to come.
Our approach to sustainability is all about making the world better. We capture this in three powerful pillars of People, Performance and Planet in everything we do.