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Mannington Mills Announces Another $50-million LVT Expansion   Full Article
Salem, NJ – October 30, 2014 – During a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of its expanded manufacturing facility in Madison, Ga., Mannington Mills announced plans for an additional $50-million expansion.

Mohawk Reports Higher Earnings, Sales in Quarter   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, Oct. 31, 2014 -- Mohawk Industries reported third quarter net earnings of $151 million and earnings per share of $2.06.

Third Quarter GDP Grows 3.5%   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 30, 2014 -- Gross domestic product in the third quarter grew more than economists anticipated.

Bentley Wins Small Booth Award at NeoCon East   Full Article
Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 30, 2014 -- Commercial carpet maker Bentley has been named IIDA/Contract Magazine Booth Design Awards Small Booth Winner at NeoCon East.

DRC Becomes Fuse Alliance Preferred Supplier   Full Article
Aurora, CO, Oct. 30, 2014 -- Fuse Alliance, a member-owned organization of commercial flooring contractors, said that DRC Industries has joined the group as a Preferred Supplier.

Unemployment Applications Tick Up Last Week   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 30, 2014 -- Initial applications for unemployment benefits last week edged higher by 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted total of 287,000.

Tarkett Names Winners of ReStart Award   Full Article
Chagrin Falls, OH, Oct. 30, 2014 -- Tarkett has named the winners of its ReStart Award for recycling.

Fishman To Distribute Novalis LVT   Full Article
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Oct. 30, 2014 – Fishman Flooring Solutions said it will distribute thr NovaFloor luxury vinyl flooring line made by Novalis Innovative Flooring.

Home Ownership Rate Lowest in 20 Years   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 29, 2014 -- Home ownership in the U.S. has dropped to the lowest rate in two decades, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Dixie Group Reports Loss on Higher Sales   Full Article
Chattanooga, TN, Oct. 29, 2014 -- The Dixie Group reported a third quarter net loss of $185,000, compared to net income a year ago of $1.4 million.