Stunning Visuals and Large Formats Both Highlights of Daltile’s Newest Collections

New products continue to inspire the industry to design with confidence

DALLAS (November 26, 2013) – Texture, dimension and visual movement are dominating the market and Daltile’s newest product lines have it all. From intricate linen visuals to sleek stone looks and natural textures, each new line adds to the infinite range of design possibilities available to meet the needs of residential and commercial audiences alike. New additions include three ColorBody™ Porcelain collections – Imagica™, Exhibition™ and Pietra Jura™ – a dynamic wall tile, Composition™ Glazed Porcelain, as well as an outstanding array of colors and sizes added to the popular Keystones™ Unglazed Mosaic collection.

“Daltile’s latest launch is reflective of our ongoing commitment to ensure we have depth in our product offerings and continue to deliver product innovation,” said Lori Kirk-Rolley, vice president, brand marketing, Dal-Tile. “Each new line offers a unique variety of visuals, textures, sizes and finishes for ultimate design freedom, with the promise of quality only Daltile can offer to the industry.”

New Product Introductions:

Imagica™ ColorBody™ Porcelain:
For powerful performance coupled with ultimate luxury, look no further than Daltile’s Imagica ColorBody Porcelain. Inspired by modern architecture and European design, Imagica’s sophisticated visuals are a striking emulation of stained concrete, stone and fabric.  Sure to make a statement in both residential and commercial spaces requiring bold design, the line is offered in a wide range of large, linear sizes, perfectly suited to make a stunning impact.

Imagica is offered in a neutral color palette that is classic yet contemporary, including Vision (Cream), Cosmo (Beige), Haze (Grey) and Midnight (Brown). Six popular, large format and linear sizes are available for broad pattern options, including 4”x48”, 6”x48”, 8”x48”, 12”x24”and 24”x24.”

Exhibition™ ColorBody™ Porcelain:
Inspired by the world’s most stylish galleries is Exhibition, a new ColorBody™ porcelain that transforms any space into a true work of art. The line offers two modern looks, an intricate linen fabric visual and sleek cement look, offering distinct and expressive style. When combined, these two visuals complement each other effortlessly. Warm and cool color tones supplement the most diverse of palettes. Exhibition is the ultimate option for rich aesthetics with unmatched durability.

Exhibition boasts eight on-trend cement surface colors (Stark White, Grey, Trend Grey, Dark Grey, Black Mode Beige, Tailor Beige and Modern Tan) and four neutral fabric looks (Twill, Fray, Borrel and Ecru). Its artistic personality, paired with a large format size offering is well suited for projects and spaces of any scale.

Pietra Jura™ ColorBody™ Porcelain:
Pietra Jura mirrors the natural beauty of Limestone, coupled with the long-lasting durability and ease of maintenance of porcelain tile. Unpolished and honed surfaces resemble natural textures, while neutral tones and grand sizes add to the line’s modern presence. Well-suited for high-traffic spaces and exteriors, Pietra Jura’s versatile, yet elegant look is sure to turn heads.

Choose from three neutral colors (Beige, Grigio and Multicolor) that complement an echo-chic style and unpolished or honed surfaces for a natural look and feel. Pietra Jura’s large-format modular size package is perfect for large spaces requiring a sleek, seamless look and high-end feel.

Composition™ Glazed Ceramic
Composition is a contemporary glazed ceramic wall tile that offers the modern look of sleek, seamless walls. With ample design options, neutral tones and grand sizes, Composition allows walls to blend seamlessly with any décor. Matte and glossy neutral colors attract architects, designers, builders and homeowners alike. Installation is also a breeze for this durable and low-maintenance line thanks to Tru-Edge formatting.

Keystones Unglazed Mosaic Tile (Line Update)
It's a celebration of new colors and sizes with Daltile’s Keystones unglazed mosaics. Daltile is pleased to introduce brand new shades and sizes to offer fresh options and even more design flexibility to this best-selling product. From floors and walls to countertops, patios and pools, there’s no limit on the custom design options available.

These new product lines bring even greater design flexibility to Daltile’s residential and commercial audiences, a testament to the brand’s constant focus on its customers. To view all of Daltile’s new product offerings, visit www.daltile.com.

About Daltile

Daltile is an industry-leading brand of ceramic, porcelain, glass, metal, manufactured stone and natural stone tile products.  Daltile products are distributed through over 250 company-owned sales service centers, stone slabyards and gallery design centers that service a robust network of trade customers.  Dedicated to innovative product development and distinguished style, Daltile provides a rich palette of quality products created to inspire residential and commercial designs. For more information, visit www.daltile.com and follow Daltile on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

About Dal-Tile Corporation
Dal-Tile is the largest manufacturer and marketer of ceramic tile and natural stone products used in residential and commercial design and construction across North America. The company, a division of Mohawk Industries, was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. As a leader in the industry, Dal-Tile delivers advancements in product innovation with its Reveal Imaging™, Outstand Technology™ and Proadvanced™ Protection Program. The company is committed to incorporating environmentally friendly materials, processes and products throughout its organization. Dal-Tile has more than 7,500 employees in North America, and sells its products through a network of more than 250 company-owned sales service centers, stone slabyards, gallery design centers, independent distributors and leading home center retailers nationwide. For more information on Dal-Tile and its brands, visit www.dal-tile.com or call 1-800-933-8453.