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Producer Prices Up Most in 18 Months   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 14, 2014 -- Producer prices recorded their largest increase in 18 months in April, according to the Labor Department.

Fuse Alliance Names Marazzi Preferred Supplier   Full Article
Aurora, CO, May 13, 2014 -- Fuse Alliance said that tile maker Marazzi USA is its newest preferred supplier.

Dixie Stock Falls but Firm Issues 'Strong Buy'   Full Article
New York, NY, May 13, 2014 -- Analyst Raymond James issued a "strong buy" on the stock of the Dixie Group Tuesday, a day after the stock took a sharp tumble.

Jumbo Mortgage Market Relatively Healthy   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 13, 2014 -- Jumbo mortgage loans are thriving compared to other kinds of mortgages.

Retail Sales Growth Falls in April   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 13, 2014 -- Retail sales growth fell sharply in April, according to the Commerce Department.

Southern Backing Moves to Larger Warehouse   Full Article
Dalton, GA, May 13, 2014 -- Southern Backing has relocated to a larger warehouse.

Carpet Designer Icon Jack Mishkin Dies   Full Article
Cartersville, GA, May 12, 2014 -- Jack Leonard Mishkin, founder of the JMish carpet firm, died May 9.

Dixie Group Plans Public Stock Offering   Full Article
Chattanooga, TN, May 12, 2014 -- The Dixie Group said it plans to make a public offering of 2,500,000 shares of its common stock.

Builder Confidence in Senior Market Rises   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 9, 2014 -- Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market for the first quarter is up year over year, according to the National Association of Home Builders 55+ Housing Market Index.

Gerflor Launches Employee Training School   Full Article
Chicago, IL, May 12, 2014 -- Resilient firm Gerflor said it has launched the Gerflor Training School.