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Tarkett Products Win Platinum ADEX Awards   Full Article
Chagrin Falls, OH, June 6, 2014 -- Three commercial flooring products from Tarkett recently received Platinum Awards for Design Excellence (ADEX).

Metroflor LVT Gets Sustainability Certification   Full Article
Emeryville, CA, June 6, 2014 -- SCS Global Services said it has given platinum-level certification to Metroflor's Corp.'s new LVT product, Aspecta, to the NSF/ANSI 332 Sustainability Assessment Standard for Resilient Flooring.

Nuheat President Also Becomes CEO   Full Article
Vancouver, British Columbia, June 6, 2014 -- Nuheat said that Kevin McElroy, Nuheat's current president, has been named president and CEO.

Planned Job Cuts Surge in May as Tech Shrinks   Full Article
Chicago, IL, June 5, 2014 -- Planned job cuts in May climbed to the highest level in more than a year, according to outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.

Laticrete Acquires DuPont Surface Care Business   Full Article
Bethany, CT, June 5, 2014 – Latricrete and DuPont said they have reached a definitive agreement for Laticrete to purchase the DuPont Surface Care business.

OW Hospitality Ramps Up Middle East Presence   Full Article
Dubai, UAE, June 5, 2014 -- OW Hospitality announced that the company is developing its management, design staff, and sales support in their Dubai office to provide additional service to the Gulf Countries.

Jobless Claims Remain Near Post-Recession Low   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 5, 2014 -- Initial claims for unemployment benefits remained near a post-recession bottom at 312,000 last week.

Milliken Wins Award for Support of Arts   Full Article
Spartanburg, SC, June 5, 2014 -- Milliken & Company has been recognized by Americans for the Arts, a leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education.

Flooring Association Northwest Plans Golf Outing   Full Article
Renton, WA, June 5, 2014 -- Flooring Association Northwest will hold its annual golf tournament July 17 at the Fairwood Golf & Country Club in Renton.

WFCA Completes Third Leg of Media Tour   Full Article
Anaheim, CA, June 5, 2014 -- The World Floor Covering Association said it has completed the third leg of its largest-yet coast-to-coast media tour.