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Little Sign of Consumer Inflation in February   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 18, 2014 -- Consumer inflation remained tame in February, according to the Labor Department.

Factory Output at Six-Month High   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 18, 2014 -- Factory output in February increased by the most in six months, according to the Federal Reserve.

Marble World Owner Gets Institute Award   Full Article
Cleveland, OH, March 18, 2014 -- Jesús González III of Marble World in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico has been awarded the 2013 Migliore Award for Lifetime Achievement by the Marble Institute of America (MIA).

The Dixie Group Acquires Atlas Carpet Mills   Full Article
Chattanooga, TN, March 14, 2014 -- The Dixie Group said it will acquire Atlas Carpet Mills, a high-end manufacturer and marketer of commercial flooring in Los Angeles, in an all cash transaction.

Builder Confidence Edges Up in March   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 17, 2014 -- Homebuilder confidence in March rose one point to 47 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.

UK's Recofloor Honors Award Winners   Full Article
Birmingham, England, March 17, 2014 -- Recofloor members celebrated their vinyl flooring recycling achievements at the program’s third annual awards event.

Nominations Made for NWFA Board of Directors   Full Article
St. Louis, MO, March 17, 2014 -- The National Wood Flooring Association has made nominations for its board of directors.

Tennant's Scrubber Wins Good Design Award   Full Article
Minneapolis, MN, March 17, 2014 -- Tennant Company said that its T12 compact rider scrubber has won a 2013 Good Design Award.

Kaloutas Painting Acquires Epoxy Flooring Firm   Full Article
Peabody, MA, March 17, 2014 -- Kaloutas Painting said its has acquired Clean World and its sister company, Res-Stone Industrial Flooring.

Manufacturing Improves in New York Area   Full Article
New York, NT, March 17, 2014 -- Manufacturing in the New York area showed modest improvement in March, according to the New York Fed.