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Laticrete Names Vice President of Finance   Full Article
Bethany, CT, June 27, 2014 -- Latricrete has promoted Janet Brunwin to vice president of finance.

Nourison Names Director of Marketing   Full Article
Saddle Brook, NJ, June 27, 2014 -- Nourison has named Giovanni Marra director of marketing and digital strategy.

Personal Spending Tepid in May   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 26, 2014 -- Personal spending rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in May from April, according to the Commerce Department.

European Firms Develop Sustainable Carpet Technology   Full Article
Venlo, The Netherlands, June 26, 2014 -- Royal DSM and Niaga said they have formed a partnership to develop and commercialize sustainable technology for recyclable carpet.

Rug Market America Expanding in California   Full Article
Los Angeles, CA, June 26, 2014 -- The Rug Market America said it will expand its Culver City, California-based design department and add four new designers.

NAFCD Names Gammonley Executive Director   Full Article
Chicago, IL, June 26, 2014 -- The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors has named Kevin Gammonley executive director.

Initial Jobless Claims Edge Lower Last Week   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 26, 2014 -- Initial jobless claims declined by 2,000 last week to 312,000, according to the Labor Department.

Daltile To Distribute Imagine Tile Products in NY   Full Article
New York, NY, June 26, 2014 -- Imagine Tile, a leader pioneering the use of high-resolution imagery in commercially-rated ceramic tile, is partnering with Daltile.

Omnova Solutions Reports Lower Sales, Income   Full Article
Fairlawn, OH, June 26, 2014 -- Omnova Solutions reported net income of $3.4 million, or $0.07 per share, for the second quarter of 2014, compared to net income of $2.9 million, or $0.06 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2013.

Revenues Surge, Income Flat for Builder Lennar   Full Article
Miami, FL, June 26, 2014 -- Lennar, the second-largest homebuilder, said second quarter revenues rose 28% although net income was flat.