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Mohawk Unveiled Renovated Showroom at NeoCon   Full Article
Chicago, IL, June 29, 2016—Mohawk Group unveiled a completely renovated showroom (Merchandise Mart space 3-377) designed by INNOCAD at NeoCon 2016, held annually in Chicago.

Fuse Alliance Adds Two Member Partners   Full Article
Laguna Niguel, CA, June 28, 2016—Fuse Alliance has announced that two new service providers have joined the network: GP Land and Carpet Corporation of Brockport, New York and Nevada Contract Carpet of Las Vegas, Nevada.

Personal Income & Disposable Personal Income Rose by 0.2% in May   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 29, 2016—Personal income increased $37.1 billion, or 0.2%, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $33.9 billion, or 0.2%, in May, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

USGBC Names LEED Homes Award Winners   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 29, 2016—The USGBC announced the recipients of its annual LEED Homes Awards.

British TTA Awards Context collection Tile of the Year Award   Full Article
Solihull, UK, June 29, 2016—The Context collection (Firestone by Craven Dunnnil & Co.) won the Tile of the Year award by the British TTA-The Tile Association on the occasion of the TTA Awards 2016.

GDP Revised Up to 1.1% in Third Q1 Estimate   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 28, 2016—Real gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 1.1% in the first quarter of 2016, according to the third estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Home Prices Rose 5.0% in April, S&P/Case-Shiller   Full Article
New York, NY, June 28, 2016—The S&P/Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index reported a 5.0% annual gain in April, down from 5.1% the previous month.

J+J's Kinetex Products Certified as NFSI High Traction Surface   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 28, 2016—J+J Flooring Group has announced that its Kinetex products received National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) certification as a High-Traction Surface.

Spending on the Rise for Kitchen & Bath Renovations, Says Houzz   Full Article
Palo Alto, CA, June 28, 2016—Homeowners are investing larger budgets into their kitchen and bathroom renovation projects, according to the fifth annual Houzz & Home survey of more than 120,000 respondents in the U.S.

Shaw to Open Commercial Design Space in Cartersville, GA   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 27, 2016—On June 25, Shaw Industries broke ground on a new commercial design space, called the Create Centre, in Cartersville, Georgia.