Excelsior, MN, November 22, 2017—Emser, Mohawk, Shaw and Tarkett North America have all been named to Training Magazine’s 2018 Training Top 125 Award list.
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Ann Arbor, MI, November 22, 2017—Consumer sentiment fell 2.2% to 98.5 in November, from October’s 100.7 rate, according to final results from the University of Michigan.
Chicago, IL, November 22, 2017—Mr. David’s International has named John Bonney as regional vice president of sales.
Washington, DC, November 22, 2017—New orders for manufactured durable goods in October decreased $2.8 billion or 1.2% to $236.0 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau has announced.
Arlington, VA, November 22, 2017—The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), dropped 10 points to 46 in the third quarter of 2017. This is the lowest reading since the second quarter of 2011.
Washington, DC, November 21, 2017—Total existing-home sales increased 2.0% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.48 million in October from a downwardly revised 5.37 million in September.
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.
Dalton, GA, November 21, 2017-Mohawk has announced its plans to purchase Australian carpet firm Godfrey Hirst.