Dalton, GA, November 21, 2017-Mohawk has announced its plans to purchase Australian carpet firm Godfrey Hirst.
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Mooresville, NC, November 21, 2017—Lowe’s Companies has reported net earnings of $872 million for Q3 2017, compared to net earnings of $379 million in Q3 2016.
Dalton, GA, November 21, 2017—The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) presented the Joseph J. Smrekar Memorial Award to Troy Virgo, director of sustainability and product stewardship for Shaw Industries, at the annual membership meeting on November 15 in Dalton, Georgia.
Atlanta, GA, November 21, 2017—The global rug design and manufacturing community gathers in Atlanta for The Atlanta International Area Rug Market, featuring the National Oriental Rug Show sponsored by The Oriental Rug Importers Association (ORIA) January 10 to 14, 2018.
Rome, GA, November 20, 2017—Balta Home USA is moving to a new 330,000 square foot distribution facility in Rome, Georgia, to provide more capacity for its North American business.
Cozumel, Mexico, November 20, 2017— New partnerships, new products and new features were announced during the 2017 QFloors Dive Deeper Users Conference, held on the Norwegian Escape from November 4 to 11.
Dalton, GA, November 20, 2017—Randy Merritt, president of Shaw Industries who will retire at the close of 2017, has written a farewell letter to the industry, within which he has worked for the entirety of his 41-year career.
Washington, DC, November 17, 2017—Privately-owned housing starts in October were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,290,000, the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development jointly announced.
Atlanta, GA, November 17, 2017—Turn-by-turn navigation via mobile phone will be available starting January 1, 2018 only at AmericasMart Atlanta.
Dalton, GA, November 17, 2017—J+J Flooring Group has announced that Ginger Gilbert has been promoted to vice president—design and development. Gilbert most recently served as director of product design.