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Exciting News: Stay Updated with Floyd in East Austin, TX

Carl Heinrichs, owner of Quagga Designs.
Written by,

Carl Heinrichs

CEO of Quagga

Floyd, the leading furniture brand, is thrilled to announce its expansion into East Austin, Texas. This exciting news brings an array of opportunities for both Floyd and the Austin community. As we embark on this new journey, we would like to take a moment to share with you our vision for this expansion, our commitment to the community, and our dedication to social responsibility.

Important Announcement

We are proud to introduce our Texas expansion, which marks an important milestone in the growth of our company. With the vibrant city of Austin as our new home, we are excited to connect with a diverse community and bring our innovative furniture solutions to the heart of Texas.

As we embark on this new chapter, we want to share more about our Texas expansion and what it means for our customers and the community. Read on to discover the exciting details!

Introducing Our Texas Expansion

At Floyd, we believe that great furniture should be accessible to all, which is why we are thrilled to bring our products to the residents of East Austin. Our expansion into Texas allows us to reach a wider audience and provide them with high-quality, sustainable furniture that will stand the test of time.

With our Texas expansion, we aim to create a space where customers can experience our furniture firsthand. Our showroom in East Austin will showcase our signature designs, allowing visitors to see and touch the craftsmanship that sets Floyd apart.

But that's not all! In addition to our showroom, we are also opening a production facility in East Austin. This move not only brings job opportunities to the community but also allows us to minimize our carbon footprint by sourcing materials locally and reducing shipping distances.

By manufacturing locally, we can ensure that our furniture is made with care and attention to detail. We are excited to contribute to the local economy and support the growth of the Austin community.

Our Commitment to the Community

As we become part of the Austin community, we are committed to giving back and supporting local initiatives. We understand the importance of community involvement, and we will actively seek partnerships with local organizations that align with our values.

Furthermore, we are dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe that a diverse team fosters creativity and innovation, which in turn allows us to better serve our customers. Our Texas expansion provides an opportunity to prioritize diversity and inclusivity in all aspects of our operations.

We also look forward to participating in local events and engaging with the community through workshops and collaborations. Building relationships within Austin is a priority for us, and we are excited to contribute to the fabric of this vibrant city.

At Floyd, we believe that a strong community is the foundation for success. We are committed to supporting local causes and making a positive impact in the lives of those around us.

Social Responsibility at Our Company

At Floyd, we understand that with growth comes a responsibility to the environment and society. Our commitment to social responsibility extends beyond our product offerings and includes sustainable manufacturing practices and ethical sourcing.

We strive to minimize waste and use sustainable materials in our production processes. By investing in durable materials and timeless designs, we aim to create furniture that can be cherished for years to come. Additionally, we actively seek partners and suppliers who share our commitment to sustainability.

As part of our social responsibility initiatives, we also prioritize fair labor practices and ethical sourcing. We work closely with our suppliers to ensure that the materials used in our furniture are responsibly sourced, and that the people involved in its production are treated fairly and with dignity.

Furthermore, we promote transparency and accountability within our supply chain, working to create a sustainable and ethical ecosystem for all parties involved.

At Floyd, we believe that by making conscious choices, we can make a positive impact on the world. Our Texas expansion is an opportunity for us to further our commitment to social responsibility and create a better future for all.

Thank you for your continued support as we embark on this exciting journey. We look forward to serving the Austin community and bringing our innovative furniture solutions to Texas!

Exploring the Beauty of Texas

While our expansion is an exciting step for Floyd, we also want to take a moment to appreciate the beauty of Texas itself. With its vast landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture, Texas offers endless opportunities for exploration and discovery.

Let's delve into the diverse landscapes that make Texas such a captivating destination. From the stunning beaches of Galveston, where you can feel the warm sand between your toes and listen to the soothing sound of crashing waves, to the breathtaking landscapes of Big Bend National Park, where towering mountains meet the vast expanse of the Chihuahuan Desert, Texas is a treasure trove of natural wonders.

For outdoor enthusiasts, there are numerous state parks and wildlife refuges to explore, offering opportunities for hiking, camping, birdwatching, and more. Imagine immersing yourself in the peaceful serenity of the Hill Country, with its rolling hills, clear rivers, and charming small towns.

If you're a history buff, Texas has a rich and fascinating past that is deeply intertwined with the history of the United States. From the Spanish colonial era to the fight for independence, the state has played a significant role in shaping the nation's identity. By visiting historical sites such as the San Jacinto Monument, where Texas won its independence from Mexico, or the historic missions in San Antonio, visitors can gain a deeper understanding of the state's rich cultural heritage.

But Texas is not just about its natural beauty and historical significance. It is also a hub of vibrant culture and creativity. The cities of Texas offer a plethora of experiences for visitors to enjoy. Let's take a closer look at some must-visit destinations:

  • San Antonio: Visit the iconic Alamo, where you can step back in time and learn about the legendary battle that took place here. Afterward, take a leisurely stroll along the picturesque River Walk, lined with charming shops, restaurants, and vibrant foliage.
  • Austin: Known as the Live Music Capital of the World, Austin is a haven for music lovers. Explore the state capital's vibrant music scene, with live performances happening in venues big and small throughout the city. And don't forget to indulge in delicious Tex-Mex cuisine, a fusion of Mexican and Texan flavors that will tantalize your taste buds.
  • Houston: Immerse yourself in the city's world-class museums, such as the Museum of Fine Arts and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. These cultural landmarks house an impressive collection of art and artifacts, providing a glimpse into the diverse history and heritage of Texas.
  • Dallas: Discover the thriving arts district, where you can admire stunning works of art at the Dallas Museum of Art and the Nasher Sculpture Center. Dive into the rich history of the Kennedy assassination at the Sixth Floor Museum, located in the former Texas School Book Depository.

Furthermore, Texas is home to a thriving arts scene, with renowned museums, theaters, and galleries. Exploring these cultural landmarks allows visitors to appreciate the creativity and talent that defines the state's artistic identity.

In conclusion, Floyd's expansion into East Austin, Texas, brings exciting opportunities for both the company and the community. Our commitment to providing accessible, sustainable furniture remains at the core of this expansion, as we seek to connect with the vibrant Austin community. Additionally, we are dedicated to social responsibility and will actively support local initiatives. As you explore the beauty and history of Texas, we invite you to visit our showroom in East Austin and experience the world-class furniture that Floyd has to offer. Stay updated with us as we embark on this thrilling journey in the heart of Texas.

As you embrace the innovative spirit of Floyd's expansion in East Austin, don't miss the opportunity to discover the unparalleled simplicity and eco-conscious craftsmanship of Quagga Designs. Our easy-to-assemble, MADE IN CANADA bed frames, including the versatile No-Fuss Plus and the elegant Tic-Tac-Toe, redefine convenience, taking less time to assemble than to unbox—often under 10 minutes. Experience the adaptability of the No-Fuss Plus bed, which expands to accommodate your changing needs, or the Accordion bed's flexibility across multiple mattress sizes. Crafted with natural soy-based glue from Columbia Forest Products and FSC Certified Maple and Mahogany woods, Quagga bed frames are a testament to environmental stewardship and sustainable living. With no formaldehyde, high customizability, and a commitment to local economies and charitable partnerships, Quagga Designs offers the most environmentally clean bed frames on the market. Plus, enjoy the benefits of a 100 night sleep trial, a 5-year warranty, and fast shipping throughout Canada and the continental United States. Check out our products and join us in supporting a greener, more innovative future for furniture.

Carl Heinrichs

CEO of Quagga
Carl Heinrichs is the Founder of Quagga, Canada's most innovative furniture design solutions that are easy to assemble and playfully made.

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