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Domotex Bringing Back Innovations Event   Full Article
Hannover, Germany, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Domotex is bringing back its Innovations@Domotex for a second season next year.

Shaw Moves Up on Selling Power List   Full Article
Dalton, GA, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Shaw Industries said it has been ranked no. 13 and is the only flooring manufacturer on the latest Selling Power 50 Best Companies to Sell For list.

Bona AB Wins Swedish Export Award   Full Article
Aurora, CO, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Bona AB said it has received the Export Hermes 2014 Award.

Mortgage Applications Up on Rising Refinancing   Full Article
Washington, DC, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Mortgage application volume rose last week as interest rates declined, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Construction Spending Surges in July   Full Article
Washington, DC, Sept. 2, 2014 -- U.S. construction spending hit its highest level in more than 5-1/2 years in July, according to the Commerce Department.

Manufacturing Growth Accelerates in August   Full Article
Tempe, AZ, Sept. 2, 2014 -- U.S. manufacturing growth accelerated in August to its highest level since March 2011, according to the Institute for Supply Management.

Mats Inc. Product Wins Two Awards   Full Article
Stoughton, MA, Sept. 2, 2014 -- Mats Inc. said its PURline botanol flooring product has won two Symposium Distinction Awards 2014.

Multifamily Production Index Remains Positive   Full Article
Washington, DC, Sept. 2, 2014 -- The Multifamily Production Index, an indicator for the multifamily market released by the National Association of Home Builders, posted a gain of five points to a reading of 58 for the second quarter.

Carpet Plus Cork Recycling Yields Tile Flooring   Full Article
Charlottesville, VA, Sept. 2, 2014 -- Carpet Plus said its Re-Cork C’Ville program has collected over 1.1 million cork stoppers from its 60+ participating locations in the Charlottesville area.

Pinnacle Gets New Headquarters in Texas   Full Article
Carrollton, TX, Sept. 2, 2014 -- Pinnacle Interior Elements has moved into a new corporate headquarters in Carrollton.