Company profile

With more than 20 years experience in the floor acoustic, finish, cleaning and restoration industry, Finitec benefits today from an excellent reputation in its field. Learn more about our company history, always innovating and in perpetual development.

Manufacturer and leader in flooring accessories, Finitec Canada stands out for over 18 years in acoustics, adhesive, finishing, restoration, cleaning and woodvent.

Finitec Canada is continually innovating and developing new technologies that take care of the user's health and the environment.

Its market knowledge combined with high quality products has enabled Finitec Canada to acquire recognition in the industry.

Finitec Canada distributes its products to a broad network of hardware stores, paint stores and wooden flooring specialists. Its distribution network extends across Canada and internationally, from Australia to the United Arab Emirates, where the flooring market tends to grow.

With 40 employees, Finitec Canada is an important employer in the area. Its products are developed and manufactured in Saint-Lambert-de-Lauzon. The family business is therefore building on the talents, knowledge and know-how of people in the region.

History

From 1993 until now, Finitec has evolved a lot and has built its excellent reputation. Always looking for novelty, the company knew how to widen its range of products and develop in its industry. Look at our evolution through our history.

July 26, 1993

Inauguration of Finitec Canada.

In 1994

Finitec Canada becomes a manufacturing company.

In 1995

Through the creation of a Research and Development Department, Finitec Canada develops its own formulations of water based finishes.

Since 1995

Finitec Canada offers cleaning systems under its trademark as well as private labels.

By 1996

Finitec Canada offers restoration systems under its trademark.

In 2000

The establishment of a laboratory permitted Finitec Canada to develop and add to its line of products a better performing and more innovative finishing systems for wood floors.

Since 2000

Finitec Canada provides systems and acoustical solutions under the brand Acousti-Tech.

In 2007

The President announced that the next generation will affirm its place within the company. It was a positive change that will result in the introduction of new products and projects.

In 2008

Finitec Canada launched its LEAD range of products in acoustics.

In 2008

The 15th anniversary was celebrated.

In early 2010

Raynald Rioux, founder of Finitec Canada officially leaves the decision-making power of the company and Marc Rioux officially becomes CEO.

In 2010

Finitec Canada offers a new range of products: wood vents. The company makes a separate division.

In 2010

Finitec Canada separates the adhesive from its acoustic division to create a distinct division. The company now has 6 divisions.

From left to right : Mr Marc Rioux (CEO), Mr Raynald Rioux (Chairman of the board), Mr André Rioux (Sales and Development VP), Miss Caroline Rioux (Board of Directors), Mrs Chantal Gagné (Finances Manager)

Mission and values

Learn more about Finitec mission, the objectifs we attempt to reach and how we work to achieve our goals. Discover our company culture and the values that drive us and motivate us to perform better all the time.

By its passion and innovation, Finitec Canada's team distinguishes itself in the manufacture and marketing of specialty performance products for the residential and commercial housing sectors.

Culture

  • innovate / surprise / create the "wow effect"
  • exceed expectations
  • earn trust
  • be comfortable in discomfort
  • exceed one's own potential at all times
  • always be creative
  • reate one's daily happiness and do not take life too seriously

Finitec Canada's qualities and values

  • Authentic
  • Collaboration
  • Credebility
  • Expertise
  • Pride
  • Honesty
  • Passion
  • Performance

Partnership

Discover various advantages offered when you become a Finitec partner. Our expertise, our market knowledge as well as our high-quality products make us the best choice of partnership in our industry. Learn more about the benefits you can get from us.

A winning partnership!

Finitec Canada offers a winning partnership to its customers. Its market knowledge combined with high quality products has enabled Finitec Canada to acquire recognition in the industry.

The benefits of being a Finitec Canada's partner are numerous:

  • Exceptional customer service
  • Outstanding technical support
  • Excellent quality control
  • Fast shipping
  • Full training program
  • High-performance promotional and marketing tools

Our social commitment

For many years now, Finitec has been supporting the Centraide organization. This organization aims to improve the living conditions of people in vulnerable situations by contributing to community organizations development. Thus, it mobilizes the community and gather the resources needed. Learn more!

Centraide

Centraide acts where it should. For every dollar received, Centraide Québec and Chaudière-Appalaches distributes $0.88 to community organizations in the Québec-Chaudière-Appalaches area. That's why since 2009, Finitec Canada has chosen to support this organization that gives back to various support services in the region.

Centraide Québec - Chaudière-Appalaches's mission is to mobilize the community and gather the resources to contribute to the development of the communities and improve the living conditions of people in vulnerable situations, and this, in partnership with the community organizations.

www.centraide-quebec.com

Agencies in the area supported by Centraide Québec and Chaudière-Appalaches and their amount allocated in 2009-2010:

  • L'Assiettée Beauceronne (45 000$)
  • Association d'entraide communautaire La Fontaine (36 500$)
  • Association des personnes handicapées de la Chaudière (25 500$)
  • Maison de la famille Nouvelle-Beauce (21 800$)
  • Moisson Beauce Inc. (72 000$)
  • and more !

Finitec Canada and Centraide Québec and Chaudière-Appalaches had the pleasure of inviting the population to its first softball tournament "Home run for Centraide ", on June 5th of 2010.

The initiative of Finitec Canada allowed 8 companies in the region to compete in a friendly softball tournament in the St-Lambert-de-Lauzon Park. "We wanted to organize an original activity to raise funds for Centraide while joining together the population and workers in our industry, "says Caroline Rioux, member of the organizing committee.

The public was invited to encourage the participating teams while enjoying the complimentary amenities available throughout the day. Mascots, inflatable games, entertainment, music, food and drinks were available for the pleasure and appetite of children and adults.

This friendly tournament raised $ 2,672 for Centraide Québec and Chaudière-Appalaches.

Centraide

Finitec Canada helps fund Grand Village, because it allows people living with a mental or physical disability to participate in camps and respites. Our donations that go towards the operation fund or capital of the Grand Village, assist in providing services of a higher level to a greater number of people with disabilities. Finitec Canada is proud to donate $ 12 500 over 5 years.

The primary mission of the Grand Village is to offer safe, adapted and enriching outdoor activities to children, teenagers and adults with physical or intellectual disorders, while offering to their families a moment of rest and tranquillity.

www.grand-village.com

Our environmental commitment

We want to contribute to the protection of the environment. This is why we make sure to offer ecological products to our clients. Thus, our products foster the LEED credits acquisition. Learn more about the ecological benefits of our products.

In harmony with Green Buildings

Finitec Canada offers low VOC*, nontoxic, practically odorless and solvent-free products. Whether you need floor, furniture and woodworks finishes, acoustical membranes, adhesives or floor cleaners, be confident that Finitec Canada will always offer green and high-performance solutions.

*VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) are atmospheric pollutants that deteriorate air quality.

Our products qualify you for LEED®point

Catégories LEED®:

  • Materials and Resources (MR)
  • ndoor Environmental Quality (IEQ)

Finishes

  • Low VOC
  • Nontoxic
  • Odorless
  • Water based

Membranes

  • VOC free
  • Recycled fibers
  • Nontoxic
  • Anti-bacterial (ASTM tested)
  • Odorless

Adhésifs

  • Low VOC
  • Nontoxic
  • Solvent-free
  • Practically odorless

Canada green building Council

www.cagbc.org

C-TPAT

Finitec Canada est accredited C-TPAT and PEP. But what do these accreditations mean? Discover the various advantages that these accreditations offer to companies like Finitec.

The Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) is an initiative of U.S. Customs and Border Protections (CBP) that works in voluntary partnership with businesses to secure every aspect of the international supply chain against terrorism when importing merchandise in the United States. This accreditation is given to companies and carriers that show high level of security.

www.c-tpat.ca

What is PIP?

The Partner In Protection (PIP) is the Canadian border services agency, the counterpart of the C-TPAT in the United States.

www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca

What are the advantages?

Those accreditations allow a faster and safer access to the United States and Canadian Customs. They also enable accredited carriers to have confidence in the goods they transport.