Dalton, GA, Oct. 25, 2016—The Dixie Group has reported net sales of $100,297,000, 7.9% below third quarter of 2015 sales of $108,908,000, for the third quarter 2016. Earnings were $573,000 versus $84,000 for Q3 2015.
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Philadelphia, PA, October 25, 2016—On November 9 and 10, NeoCon East will transform the Pennsylvania Convention Center into a hub for the commercial interiors industry, attracting over seven thousand top professionals across the workplace, healthcare, education, public space, hospitality, retail and government sectors.
Atlanta, GA, October 25, 2016—In celebration of its diamond anniversary, AmericasMart Atlanta assembles designers from coast to coast in Atlanta for its latest designer vignette gallery, Diamonds of Design, which premiers at The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market, January 10 to 17, 2017.
Arlington, VA, October 24, 2016—Thirty-five states added construction jobs between September 2015 and September 2016 while construction employment increased in only 21 states and the District of Columbia between August and September, according to analysis of Labor Department data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.
New York, NY, October 24, 2016—As the holiday season nears, retailers and mall operators are employing more flexible shopping strategies to compete with e-commerce giants, reports NREI Online, and industry analysts predict a better performance this Black Friday than last year—though not a blockbuster.
Ashburton, NZ, October 24, 2016—Carrfields Primary Wool of New Zealand (CPW) is gearing up for increased expansion into the U.S. and Canada with the announcement that Krista Eliason is its new managing director, Carrfields Primary Wool, North America.
Dalton, GA, October 24, 2016—Propex Global honored five of its customers using its Artis woven primary backing for modular tile carpet by framing its products as “modular masterpieces” and putting them on display at the FloorTek Expo held last week in Dalton, Georgia.
Wyandotte, MI, October 21, 2016—BASF will begin increasing prices for Caprolactam and polyamide (PA) polymer by $0.05 per pound in North America, effective November 1, 2016 or as contracts allow.
Fitzgerald, GA, October 21, 2016—Shaw Industries will shutter its yarn manufacturing facility in Fitzgerald, Georgia and shift production to other plants in the southeast, according to WTVM9 news.
High Point, NC, October 21, 2016—The Fall High Point Market opens tomorrow in High Point, North Carolina and runs through Wednesday, October 26.