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Alcoa Exec Appointed President & CEO of Tarkett North America   Full Article
Solon, OH, April 15, 2015—Glen Morrison has been appointed president and chief executive officer of Tarkett North America, effective May 4, 2015.

Dunbarton High School Named 2015 Greenest School by USGBC   Full Article
Washington, DC, April 15, 2015—The Global Coalition for Green Schools, an initiative of the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council, has announced the 2015 Greenest School on Earth: Dunbarton High School of Pickering, Ontario, Canada.

International Design Guild Adds New Member, The Floor Collection Design   Full Article
Scottsdale, AZ, April 15, 2015—The Floor Collection Design has accepted an invitation to International Design Guild, the luxury division of CCA Global Partners.

Coverings Opens In Orlando With 1,100 Exhibitors   Full Article
Orlando, FL, April 15, 2015—Coverings 2015 opened Tuesday morning at the Orange County Convention Center with more than 1,100 exhibitors displaying products in 430,000 net square feet of showroom space.

Shaw Contract Hosts Healthy Building Material Workshop, McDonough Speaks   Full Article
Chicago, IL, April 15, 2015—Shaw Contract Group hosted a healthy building material workshop on March 12 in Chicago in conjunction with global design firm HOK.

Hillis Named President of Beaulieu Commercial   Full Article
Adairsville, GA, April 15, 2015—Beaulieu Group has appointed Steve Hillis president of Beaulieu Commercial, the business unit consisting of Bolyu Contract and Aqua Hospitality Carpets brands.

Custom Building Product Launches New App For Tile Specifiers & Installers   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, April 15, 2015—Custom Building Products has launched a new interactive mobile app that provides easy access to comprehensive product information.

Dal-Tile Relauches Brands to Create Differentiation in Marketplace   Full Article
Dallas, TX, April 14, 2015—Dal-Tile Corporation has re-launched its family of brands to create greater differentiation between the entities in the marketplace.

Wholesale Prices Up For The First Time in Five Months   Full Article
Washington, DC, April 14, 2015—Wholesale prices rose 0.2% in March, the first gain in five months, the Labor Department reports.

Retail Sales Rose Slightly In March   Full Article
Washington, DC, April 14, 2015—Retail sales rose 0.9% in March, after a 0.5% drop in February, reports the Commerce Department. This is the first increase in four months.