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Mohawk Industries to Buy IVC Group for $1.2 Billion   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, Jan. 13, 2015 -- Mohawk Industries announced today that it has reached an agreement to buy the IVC Group for $1.2 billion. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of March.

AmericasMart Names Rug Show Winners   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, Jan. 14, 2015 -- AmericasMart Atlanta named the winners of its annual America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards.

Consumer Spending Declines in December   Full Article
Washington, DC, Jan. 14, 2015 -- U.S. consumer spending last month decreased a seasonally adjusted 0.9% from November, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

Fireclay Tile Names Colando to Board   Full Article
San Francisco, CA, Jan. 14, 2015 -- Greg Colando, founder of Interface's Flor division, has been named to the Fireclay Tile board.

Graves Wins AIA Presidential Citation   Full Article
New York, NY, Jan. 14, 2015 -- Architect Michael Graves is the recipient of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Presidential Citation.

Surfaces' Trends Hub Designed Again by Redshaw   Full Article
Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 14, 2015 -- The Trends Hub at Surfaces next week will feature Tudor Oak from Quick-Step’s Reclaimé Collection.

Phenix Flooring Merges with Pharr Yarns   Full Article
Dalton, GA, Jan. 13, 2015 – Pharr Yarns said it has merged Phenix Flooring LLC into its business.

Distributor Butler-Johnson Goes Out of Business   Full Article
San Jose, CA, Jan. 13, 2015 -- Distributor Butler-Johnson has gone out of business after 54 years.

DFS Flooring Acquires M&M Floor Covering   Full Article
Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 13, 2015 – DFS Flooring said it has acquired the assets of M&M Floor Covering Inc., a privately-owned commercial flooring company located in Gardena, Calif.

Oil Prices Continue To Fall   Full Article
New York, NY, Jan. 13, 2015 -- Oil prices continued to slide Tuesday as West Texas Intermediate for February delivery fell as much as $1.86 to $44.21 a barrel in electronic trading in New York.