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Fuse Alliance Announces HPS Schönox as 2018 Supplier of the Year

Schönox awarded Supplier of the Year second year in a row

FUSE ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES HPS SCHÖNOX AS 2018 SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR Schönox awarded Supplier of the Year second year in a row ORLANDO, FL. – 14 MAR. 2019 Fuse Alliance, a Member-owned organization of professional, commercial flooring contractors, recently announced Schönox, HPS North America as the recipient of the 2018 Supplier of the Year award. This honor was presented at the Fuse Awards Program during the organization’s annual conference in Orlando, Fla., earlier this month.

The Fuse Awards Program was established to recognize excellence and feature best practices among Members and suppliers. Recipients of these awards are chosen based on a survey given to Fuse Members. As described by Fuse, Supplier of the Year is a vendor that has performed above and beyond expectations in terms of product quality, service, and support. This is the 11th anniversary of this award.

“This award, earned two years in a row now, isn’t a reason for us to rest,” said Schönox, HPS North America Principle Thomas Trissl. “This level of customer service isn’t just reserved for Fuse Alliance and its Members. We provide this level of customer service across the industry, and, as much as we appreciate receiving this award, it is our duty to ensure that every flooring installer on every job every day is presented with the best solutions to put down the most perfect floor possible.”

Geoff Gordon, Fuse Alliance Executive Director, said, “Awarded by a survey our entire membership, the Fuse preferred supplier of the year is our most prestigious vendor award that we give each year,” said Gordon. “That HPS Schönox has received this award for two consecutive years is a testament to our partnership and their commitment to our members.”

Before being named Supplier of the Year in 2017 and 2018, Schönox, HPS North America was awarded Best Support for three consecutive years, from 2014 until 2016. The Best Support award recognizes a supplier demonstrating exceptional support of both the Fuse organization and its Members.


Fuse Alliance is a Member-owned organization of professional, commercial flooring contractors. With 97 companies in 154 locations across the United States and Canada, the organization’s Member businesses represent approximately $1.2 billion in sales and services. Fuse Alliance is made up of a unique network of flooring experts with a combined experience that spans across flooring product knowledge, installation expertise, and a keen understanding of meeting the environmental requirements of today’s market. Fuse Alliance’s governing body is an executive Board of Directors made up of 12 Member business owners. Through its Member network, Fuse Alliance is dedicated to serving the North American market and Member businesses can be found throughout the United States and Canada.

About HPS Schönox

Schönox HPS North America, Inc., a business unit of TMT America, Inc., is a customer-oriented, entrepreneurial, high-tech company specializing in subfloor solutions for new construction, as well as renovation and occupied spaces. Innovative products include primers and moisture mitigation systems, subfloor repair products, floor-leveling compounds, adhesives, and waterproofing materials for installing floor coverings. For more information about Schönox products, contact the Marketing Department by emailing moc.s1719025446roolf1719025446busph1719025446@gnit1719025446ekram1719025446, calling toll free 855.391.2649, or visiting