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Armstrong Unveils New LVT with Diamond Coating   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, January 20, 2016—Armstrong has unveiled its new Vivero luxury flooring, featuring patent-pending Diamond 10 Technology.

Brintons Launches Video Series Depicting its Product Lifecycle   Full Article
Worcs, UK, January 20, 2016—Brintons is launching a series of videos that will explore the journey of its carpets from fleece to floor.

Karastan's Myanmar Aquamarine Receives America's Magnificent Carpet Award   Full Article
Sugar Valley, GA, January 20, 2016—Myanmar Aquamarine from Karastan’s Spice Market Collection received the 2016 America’s Magnificent Carpet Award in the machine made category at the Atlanta International Rug Market.

Homebuilder Sentiment Remains Positive in January, NAHB   Full Article
Washington, DC, January 19, 2016—The National Association of Home Builders’ gauge of homebuilder sentiment held steady at 60 in January, after being revised downward in December.

Libby Gillen Promoted to Director of Design Development at Tarkett   Full Article
Solon, OH, January 19, 2016—Libby Gillen has been promoted to director of design development for Tarkett North America’s commercial business.

David Meberg of Consolidated Carpet Elected to BTEA Executive Committee   Full Article
New York, NY, January 19, 2016—David T. Meberg, president and chief executive officer of Consolidated Carpet, was recently elected to the executive committee of the Board of Governors of the Building Trades Employers Association of New York.

Premier Flooring Announces Opening of New Springfield, IL Showroom   Full Article
Springfield, IL, January 19, 2016—Premier Flooring has announced the grand opening of its flooring showroom in Springfield, Illinois, located at 3740 Wabash Avenue, which will take place February 1.

US Floors Enters into Sub-Liscensing Agreements for Coretec   Full Article
Hannover, DE, January 18, 2016—Following swiftly upon the issuance of US Floors’ third Coretec patent, US Floors has entered into sub-licensing arrangements with both Unilin's Flooring Technologies and Bälinge.

Domotex Announces 2016 Carpet Design Award Winners   Full Article
Hannover, DE, January 18, 2016—The 2016 Carpet Design Awards, held at Domotex in Hannover, Germany, took place on January 17, with winners announced in eight categories.

Torlys Enters into Partnership with Microban for Two LVT Collections   Full Article
Toronto, CA, January 18, 2016—Torlys has announced the signing of a partnership with Microban International for North America to include Microban Antimicrobial Product Protection in the production of its EverWood and EverTile luxury vinyl floors.