Based in Lexington, N.C., Border Concepts, Inc. was founded in 1990 as a steel landscape edging systems manufacturer. The company introduced a line of quality pottery, which led to the company's acquisition of the International Pottery Alliance. It imports pottery worldwide from manufacturers in Germany, Italy, Malaysia, China, Thailand, and Vietnam. The company has a 100,000 square foot distribution center and offers products , including artificial Christmas trees, wreaths and garlands, tracking trailers, commercial and residential tools, a full line of store display fixtures and environmentally-friendly biodegradable pots to its independent retail customers created by its own designers. Border Concepts continues to carry its nationally recognized reputation as a premier commercial supplier of steel landscape edging into each of its product divisions.