Galleher LLC (Santa Fe Springs, Calif.) and Schönox HPS North America (Florence, Ala.) announced a strategic partnership to provide subfloor products in the West Coast, encompassing 15% of the U.S. flooring market.

Galleher, one of the largest U.S. flooring distributors, services California, Nevada and Arizona.

“We have been aggressively returning to our roots as a leader in the commercial flooring market,” Galleher President Jeff Hamar said in a statement. “Schönox will provide us with best-in-class subfloor products paired with their team’s strong reputation for delivering creative solutions to all manner of subfloor challenges. We were further attracted to their commercial presence and service-oriented, on-site approach along with the synthetic and hybrid technology; with our growth mandate and renewed focus on commercial, it’s a perfect fit.”

“Galleher and its management team led by Jeff Hamar are so highly regarded throughout the U.S. flooring industry making this strategic partnership an enormous value to both of our business models,” stated Thomas Trissl, principal, Schönox HPS North America. “The relationship will help both companies satisfy the rapidly growing demand for our products in California, Nevada, and Arizona with Galleher’s exceptional company reputation, broad coverage, and superior customer service.”