Q.E.P. Co., Inc. engages in the provision of flooring and industrial solutions. The firm manufactures, markets, and distributes hard surface flooring and carpet tile, flooring installation tools, adhesives and flooring related products. It operates through the following geographical segments: North America, Europe, and Australia or New Zealand. The North America segment involves operations in the United States and and Canada. The Europe segment consists of operations in the United Kingdom, France, and Germany. The Australia or New Zealand segment markets and sells its products to home improvement retail centers and specialty distribution outlets. It offers its products through the QEP, ROBERTS, Capitol, HarrisWood, Fausfloor, Vitrex, Homelux, TileRite, PRCI, Nupla, HISCO, Plasplugs, Ludell, Porta-Nails, Tomecanic, BÃ©nÃ¨tiere, and Elastiment brands. The company was founded by Lewis Gould in 1979 and is headquartered in Boca Raton, FL.