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Floor & Decor to Open First North Carolina Location   Full Article
Greensboro, NC, May 21, 2015—Atlanta-based Floor & Decor will open its first North Carolina location in Greensboro on June 11.

Formulators Announces Patent on Waterproof Adhesive Technology   Full Article
Santa Ana, CA, May 21, 2015—Formulators has announced patent protection for its waterproof adhesive technology.

Daltile Launches Blog, From the Floor Up   Full Article
Dallas, TX, May 21, 2015—Daltile has launched a blog called From the Floor Up for both homeowners and professionals.

Architectural Billings Index Down in April   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 20, 2015—The Architecture Billings Index fell to 48.8 in April, says the American Institute of Architects.

Lowe's Quarterly Earnings Up 7.8% YOY   Full Article
Mooresville, NC, May 20, 2015—Lowe's reported net earnings of $673 million for the quarter ended May 1, a 7.8% increase over the same period a year ago.

Artist Giacon, Father of Modern Italian Comics, To Speak at Cersaie   Full Article
Bologna, IT, May 20, 2015—This year’s Lesson in Reverse at Cersaie will be given by Massimo Giacon, a multidisciplinary artist who is considered one of the fathers of modern Italian comics.

Foam Producers Agree to Pay Combined $275.5 Million in Antitrust Suit   Full Article
Toledo, OH, May 20, 2015—Six foam producers have agreed to pay a combined $275.5 million to settle lawsuits accusing them of conspiring to fix prices of polyurethane foam, according to Reuters.

Surya Named to 2015 Georgia Fast 40 List for Fast Growth   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, May 20, 2015—Surya has been named to the 2015 Georgia Fast 40 by ACG Atlanta, the Atlanta Chapter of The Association for Corporate Growth.

Domotex 80% Booked Eight Months Out   Full Article
Hannover, DE, May 20, 2015—Though Domotex is still eight months away— scheduled for January 16 to 19, 2016—early signs indicate that the show will be strong and highly international.

USGBC's Campus Conservation Nationals Results in 6 GWh of Energy Savings   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 20, 2015— More than 343,000 students across 125 campuses participated in the USGBC's Campus Conservation Nationals 2015, which saved the schools more than $290,000 in electricity and water in just three weeks.