A floor with added value

High-quality textile flooring Made in Germany - passionate about carpets for the past 140 years. Infloor-Girloon is your flooring specialist for any challenge and especially for heavily frequented areas in buildings. This company, which is based near Bielefeld, has always been managed by the owner and has around 110 employees who work every day on improving for you.


  • Carpets and carpet tiles Made in Germany
  • Self-adhesive textile design modules (format 25 x 100 cm)
  • Unique and individual designs
  • Maximum contour precision and colour diversity
  • State-of-the-art digital printing technology
  • Products with Blue Angel certification
  • No bitumen, EVA, PVC or other pollutant heavy coatings are used
  • Acoustically effective underlining
  • Unique modular principle
  • Fulfilment of all project-specific requirements (e.g. acoustic, easy to remove etc.)

Our history, our company

For the past 140 years, we have been doing what we love and do best – i.e. making high-quality woven and tufting carpets as a specialist and forerunner in the carpet industry. We deliver market and brand-oriented carpets in the best quality throughout Europe. This is the basis for the Girloon brand’s successful journey. You can follow it here.

Ulrich Dresing founds Infloor with a tufting plant 
and three employees at the Rheda location

Foundation of the company by Kfm. Johannes Girmes as a production company for high-quality velvets

Move to the current location in Herzebrock-Clarholz

Expansion of production to 200 mechanical looms and 430 employees

Commissioning of the latest Color-Tech tufting machine

Acquisition of various companies as independent subsidiaries: • Samtfabrik Edm. Corty & Co. GmbH, Krefeld • Plüschweberei Grefrath AG, Grefrath • Niedieck & Co. Aktiengesellschaft, Lobberich • J.L. de Ball & Cie. Nachf. mbH, Lobberich

New construction of 2 production halls (dyehouse & print shop)

Introduction of the GIRLOON carpet brand, which is still successful today

Acquisition of GIRLOON (Girmes)

Girmes - Werke AG assumes a pure holding function. The main part of the operating business is distributed among three domestic legal entities: • Johs. Girmes & Co. AG, Grefrath – Oedt • Grefrath Velour AG, Grefrath und • Niedieck AG, Nettetal – Lobberich

Installation of a heat recovery system for the ovens in the print shop, dye works and coating shop

Acquisition of the velvet, furniture velour and woven carpet production areas from the Herbert Reichel Textilwerke GmbH & Co. KG

Commissioning of the latest LCL tufting machine

Takeover of many employees and assets of the former Girmes AG by the newly founded Girmes GmbH

Introducing the industry's first self-adhering carpet tile that requires no additional fixation

Capital increases and acquisition of the companies • Walraf Textilwerke GmbH & Co., Mönchengladbach • AIRTEX GmbH & Co. KG Textile Luft-, Gas- und Klimatechnik • Verseidag AG

Commissioning of the latest scroll tufting machine

Girmes takes over 52% of the shares of GIRMES Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH, Wels, Austria. Girmes GmbH founds the GIRMES ProMa – Tex GmbH based in Grefrath - Oedt and takes over all shares in the company

Commissioning Colaris digital printing production line

Takeover of Girloon GmbH by Mr. Ulrich Dresing & Stefanie Ritterbach and foundation of the new Girloon GmbH & Co. KG with headquarters in Herzebrock

Merger of the companies Girloon and Infloor to form 
Infloor-Girloon GmbH & Co. KG - 2 strong brands under one roof

Our Partners

Paul Geißler GmbH
Rothwiesenstr. 12 a
80995 München
Tel. 089/ 32 71 47 15
Fax 089/ 32 71 47 16

Schönox GmbH
Alfred - Nobel - Str. 6
48720 Rosendahl
Tel.: 02547/910-0
Fax: 02547/910-101

Wersener Str. 3
49504 Lotte
Tel. 05404/ 881-0
Fax 05404/ 881-849

Henkel KGaA / Bautechnik Deutschland
Henkelstrasse 67
40191 Düsseldorf
Tel. 0211 / 797 - 0
Fax 0211 / 798 - 23 18

SEBO Stein & Co. GmbH
Wülfrather Strasse 47 - 49
42553 Velbert
Tel. 02053 / 89 81
Fax 02053 / 89 85

Vogl Verspanntechnik
Inh. Luis Vogl
Landsberger Straße 336
80687 München
Tel. 089/ 46 20 06 55
Fax 089/ 46 20 06 54