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Durkan Promotes Dale Vaughn to Senior VP of Hospitality Sales   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, July 29, 2015—Hospitality industry veteran Dale Vaughn has been promoted to senior vice president of hospitality sales at Durkan.

New Inland Terminal in Chatsworth Will Serve North GA, TN, AL & KY   Full Article
Chatsworth, GA, July 29, 2015—Governor Nathan Deal, the Georgia Ports Authority, Murray County and CSX Transportation have signed a Memorandum of Agreement to establish the Appalachian Regional Port in Chatsworth, Georgia.

D.R. Horton Reports Increased 3rd Quarter Income   Full Article
Fort Worth, TX, July 29, 2015—D.R. Horton, the largest home construction company in the U.S., reported that fiscal third-quarter net income increased to $221.4 million, or 60 cents a share, for the three months that ended June 30.

Philadelphia Floor Store Taking Online Orders Again Following May Fire   Full Article
Conshohocken, PA, July 29, 2015—The Philadelphia Floor Store, which was destroyed by fire in May, is again accepting online orders and shipping throughout the continental U.S, according to Pennsylvania Business Daily.

Dancik International Acquired by Kerridge Commercial Systems   Full Article
Cary, NC, July 28, 2015—Dancik International is now a part of Kerridge Commercial Systems, a global provider of ERP software for the distribution and retail markets.

Mohawk Releases Sixth Sustainability Report Online   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, July 28, 2015—Mohawk’s sixth annual sustainability report details how the company has honed its ability to grow profitably and responsibly, while acquiring and integrating 30 businesses in the past three decades.

Crown Polymers Now Part of Polycoat Products   Full Article
Santa Fe Springs, CA, July 28, 2015--Polycoat Products has acquired Crown Polymers, LLC., a privately held floor coatings company based in Huntley, Illinois.

Home Prices Continued to Rise Nationally Over Last 12 Months   Full Article
New York, NY, July 28, 2015—Home prices continued their rise across the country over the last 12 months, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices for May 2015.

Stifel Has Positive Outlook for Flooring Industry in Second Half of 2015   Full Article
St. Louis, MO, July 28, 2015—Stifel has released its outlook for the second half of 2015 and views the macro environment as more positive heading into the back half of the year.

Crossville Sponsors 2015 Hampton Designer Showhouse   Full Article
Crossville, TN, July 28, 2015—Crossville, Inc. is a sponsor and product supplier for the 2015 Hampton Designer Showhouse presented by Traditional Home Magazine and benefiting Southampton Hospital.