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Hardwood & Softwood Pulpwood Price Indices at Lowest Level in 10 Years   Full Article
Seattle, WA, April 7, 2016— Pulpwood costs have fallen substantially worldwide with the softwood and hardwood pulpwood price indices in the 4Q 2015 being at their lowest levels in over ten years, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly.

Milan Design Week Set to Start Next Tuesday   Full Article
Milan, IT, April 7, 2016—Milan Design Week, the largest annual furniture trade fair in the world, is set to take place April 12 to 17.

Virginia Tile Company Acquires ISC Surfaces   Full Article
Livonia, MI, April 6, 2016—Virginia Tile Company LLC has purchased Interstate Flooring LLC, which conducts business under the brand name of ISC Surfaces.

USGBC Aims to Eliminate Irresponsibly Sourced Materials with New ACP   Full Article
Washington, DC, April 6, 2016—The U.S. Green Building Council announced the quarterly addenda to the LEED green building rating system, which includes a new pilot Alternative Compliance Path.

Shannon Specialty Floors Offers CEU Course on Vinyl Flooring   Full Article
Milwaukee, WI, April 6, 2015—Shannon Specialty Floors, Inc. has released a new continuing education course titled Vinyl Flooring Uncovered.

Daltile Participating in New "He Shed She Shed" Series   Full Article
Dallas, TX, April 6, 2016—Fueling the outdoor living trend, Daltile is participating in FYI’s new original series He Shed She Shed, which premiered on FYI Network on April.

NWFA Offers Customizable Wood Flooring Styles & Trends Guide   Full Article
St. Louis, MO, April 5, 2016—The NWFA has released its first-ever consumer-focused “Wood Floor Styles and Trends” guide.

U.S. Trade Gap Widened by 2.6% in February   Full Article
Washington, DC, April 5, 2016—The goods and services deficit was $47.1 billion in February, up $1.2 billion from $45.9 billion in January, revised, the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis announced.

Armstrong Flooring Announces Executive Team   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, April 5, 2016— Armstrong Flooring, Inc. has announced the executive team for its newly spun-off flooring business.

IDS Announces Designer of the Year Competition Award Winners   Full Article
High Point, NC, April 5, 2016—The Interior Design Society announced award recipients for its sixth annual Designer of the Year competition on Friday evening.