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ASID Releases June Interior Design Billings Index Report   Full Article
New York, NY, September 4, 2015—The June reading for the American Society of Interior Designers’ Interior Design Billings Index was 57.1, indicating that billings were essentially unchanged from the 57.7 recorded in March.

M S International Opens Detroit Showroom & Launches Video Tool   Full Article
Detroit, MI, September 4, 2015—M S International has opened a new showroom and distribution center just outside of Detroit, Michigan.

GRESB Releases 2015 Report on the Greening of Global Real Estate   Full Article
Amsterdam, NL, September 4, 2015—GRESB has released its 2015 data and industry report, which is based on an assessment of 707 property companies and private equity real estate funds, representing 61,000 assets and $2.3 trillion in asset value.

Ambassador Floor Company of St. Louis Celebrating 30th Anniversary   Full Article
Chesterfield, MO, September 4, 2015—On Labor Day, Ambassador Floor Company of St. Louis, Missouri is celebrating its 30th year of business.

U.S. Trade Gap Narrowed in July   Full Article
Washington, DC, September 3, 2015—The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose.

Dixie Group Execs to Participate in Housing Summit   Full Article
Chattanooga, TN, September 3, 2015—The Dixie Group, Inc. has announced that company executives Kennedy Frierson and Jon Faulkner will be participating in the Zelman & Associates Annual Housing Summit.

Milliken Acquires Assets of Australian Firm Ontera Modular Carpets   Full Article
Spartanburg, SC, September 2, 2015—Milliken & Company announced its acquisition, through its subsidiary Milliken (Australia) Pty Ltd, of the assets of Ontera Modular Carpets Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Cavalier Corporation Limited.

UK-based Recofloor Announces Winners of its Recycling Contest   Full Article
Worcester, UK, September 3, 2015—Recofloor has named the winners of its Love2shop Promotion, held throughout August, with the goal of encouraging more flooring companies to recycle their waste vinyl flooring.

JohnsoniteArcade Rubber Sheet Achieves C2C Bronze Certification   Full Article
Solon, OH, September 3, 2015—Tarkett has announced its JohnsoniteArcade Rubber Sheet flooring has achieved the Cradle to Cradle (C2C) Bronze Certification under Version 3.1.

July Home Prices Up 6.9% YOY, CoreLogic   Full Article
Irvine, CA, September 2, 2015—U.S. home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased by 6.9% in July 2015 compared with July 2014, according to CoreLogic’s July 2015 Home Price Index.