Olympia Tile acquires Milwaukee based Lexco Tile & Stone

Plymouth, MN, January 18, 2012: Olympia Tile & Stone USA, Inc. is proud to announce their expansion in the Wisconsin market with the asset acquisition of Lexco Tile & Supply, L.L.C., a tile distributor located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Lexco Tile & Supply has been serving the tile industry needs since 1970 as both a stocking distributor and importer of leading edge materials for both commercial and residential specifications. Long recognized for their high standards in customer service and quality products, Lexco Tile & Supply is a natural fit for the Olympia Tile network.

“We are excited to welcome Lexco Tile & Supply into our family of associated tile distributors in the United States,“ says Ray Marron, Senior Vice President of Kate-Lo Tile & Stone, a division of Olympia Tile USA, Inc. “Lexco Tile & Stone is an established distributor with exceptional standards and is highly-regarded in Wisconsin. Their exciting synergy will enhance our distribution model.”

This acquisition extends Olympia Tile’s reach into Wisconsin, providing a key distribution point for servicing the Upper Midwest market. Lexco will continue to operate with their current staff and manager Sam Lemieux. For any comments, questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Lemieux at: 1-800-242-2249.
For additional information about Kate-Lo Tile & Stone, please visit http://www.katelotile.com or for more
information about Olympia Tile & Stone International please visit: http://www.olympitile.com.