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March Housing Starts Fell 8.8% from February, but Up 14.2% YOY   Full Article
Washington, DC, April 19, 2016— Privately-owned housing starts in March were at a rate of 1,089,000, 8.8% below the revised February estimate of 1,194,000 but 14.2% above the March 2015 rate of 954,000, the U.S. Census Bureau announced.

Jaipur Living Appoints Michael Callaghan VP of Sales   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, April 19, 2016 — Jaipur Living has appointed Michael Callaghan as vice president of sales.

TCNA Bulletin Highlights Ceramic Tile’s Inherent Health & Safety Attributes   Full Article
Chicago, Il, April 19, 2016—Tile Council of North America produced a bulletin to provide information in response to increasing interest in the human health and safety aspects of various building materials, in both commercial and residential construction.

Simon Dutfield, Chairman of Axminster Carpets, Dies   Full Article
Axminster, UK, April 19, 2016—Chairman of Axminster Carpets Simon Dutfield died on April 14, as the result of a heart attack, according to the Midweek Herald.