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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.

Mishkin Memorial Tournament Raises Over $300K   Full Article
Tarzana, CA, Jan. 13, 2015 -- The first annual Jack Mishkin Memorial Golf Tournament benefiting Tower Cancer Research Foundation raised more than $300,000, organizers said.

Job Openings Surge in November   Full Article
Washington, DC, Jan. 13, 2015 -- The number of job openings rose in November to 4.97 million, according to the latest Job Openings and Labor Turnover survey from Labor Department.

Swiff-Train Names Jonathan Train CEO   Full Article
Houston, TX, Jan. 12, 2015 -- Distributor Swiff-Train Company said it has made several management changes.

Nourison To Acquire Hagaman Carpet   Full Article
Saddlebrook, NJ, Jan. 12, 2015 -- Nourison said it is acquiring high-end wool flooring manufacturer Hagaman Carpet, based in Ft. Oglethorpe, Georgia.

Carlisle Enters Prefinished Hardwood Business   Full Article
Stoddard, NH, Jan. 12, 2015 -– Carlisle Wide Plank Floors is getting into the prefinished flooring business.

Unemployment Falls in December on 252K New Jobs   Full Article
Washington, DC, Jan. 9, 2015 -- The unemployment rate fell to 5.6% in December as the economy created 252,000 jobs to close out the year, according to the Labor Department.