Beaulieu was originally founded in Belgium in 1959 by Roger De Clerck. The company rapidly expanded in Europe and the United States through its distribution of raw materials. Beaulieu's name first appeared in Canada in Stratford, Ontario, in 1981. Initially an area rug manufacturer, Beaulieu then acquired two Canadian carpet manufacturers, Coronet Carpets, in 1990, and Peerless Carpet Corporation, in 1998. As an affiliate of Beaulieu America, Beaulieu Canada offers a unique selection of flooring products and programs that benefit the Canadian market