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Quick-Step Dominion Collection Featured Again on Home Made Simple   Full Article
Dallas, TX, May 11, 2015—Quick-Step’s Aged Chestnut planks from the Dominion Collection flooring were selected as the new flooring for a living room refresh on Oprah’s Home Made Simple television show.

Mohawk Reports 4% YOY Increase for Q1 With Sales of $1.9 Billion   Full Article
Dalton, GA, May 8, 2015—Mohawk Industries reports 2015 first quarter net sales of $1.9 billion, a 4% year over year increase, with earnings of $22 million, or diluted earnings per share of $0.30.

Payrolls Increase by 223K in April, Unemployment Essentially Unchanged   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 8, 2015—Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 223,000 in April, and the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 5.4%, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

CBC Americas Will Relocate Headquarters and East Coast Warehousing   Full Article
Commack, NY, May 8, 2015—CBC Americas Corporation will invest $3.5 million to strategically relocate its headquarters and east coast warehousing to North Carolina by summer’s end.

Lowe's to Phase out Vinyl Flooring Products Containing Phthalates   Full Article
Mooresville, NC, May 8, 2015—Lowe’s will phase out vinyl flooring products containing phthalates by the end of 2015, reports the Charlotte Observer.

NWFA Expo Grew in Exhibit Space, Flat in Attendance   Full Article
St. Louis, MO, May 8, 2015—The show floor at the National Wood Flooring Association’s (NWFA) Wood Flooring Expo, held from April 28 to May 1 in St. Louis, Missouri, was sold out, with 29 additional companies compared to the 2014 expo.