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Durable Goods Orders Dropped in February   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 25, 2015—New orders for durable goods fell $3.2 billion or 1.4% to $231.3 billion in February, the U.S. Census Bureau announced.

Consumer Price Index February Increase Is First Since October   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 25, 2015—Consumer prices rose 0.2% in February and were flat compared to the prior year, according to the Labor Department.

Fuse Partners with Software Provider C/F Data Systems   Full Article
Laguna Niguel, CA, March 25, 2015—Fuse Alliance has announced that C/F Data Systems, based in Weymouth, Massachusetts, is the organization’s newest network service provider.

Campbell and Davis Honored at FCIF Gala in New York   Full Article
New York, NY, March 23, 2015—Two-hundred-seventy floorcovering industry professionals gathered at a black tie benefit in New York City to raise funds for the Floor Covering Industry Foundation.

New Home Sales Surged Last Month   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 24, 2015—New home sales rose at the fastest pace in seven years in February, reports the Commerce Department, increasing 7.8% last month to a seasonally adjusted rate of 539,000.

Existing Home Sales Rose in February   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 24, 2015—Existing home sales rose 1.2% in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.88 million, the National Association of Realtors reports.

Shaw Targets the New Digital Consumer with Website   Full Article
Dalton, GA, March 24, 2015—Shaw Industries has launched a new consumer facing website, shawfloors.com, built to appeal to today’s digital consumer.

Division 9 Flooring Donates to Mission   Full Article
Woodinville, WA, March 24, 2015—Specialty flooring contractor Division 9 Flooring recently donated 575 square feet of soft surface flooring to Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission.

Homebuilders Expect Sharp Rise in Demand This Spring   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 23, 2015—U.S. homebuilders are gearing up for a sharp rise in demand this spring as Americans become more confident about keeping their jobs and are encouraged by easing access to credit, reports Reuters.

Longust To Distribute Novalis   Full Article
Toronto, Canada, March 23, 2015—Hard surface distributor Longust Distributing, Inc. is now a distributor for Novalis Innovative Flooring.