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Profit Warning Sends Tate and Lyle Shares Tumbling   Full Article
London, England, Sept. 23, 2014 -- Tate and Lyle stock fell 16% after it issued a profit warning, saying income this year would likely be about 20% lower than analysts expected.

Existing Home Sales Fall in August   Full Article
Washington, DC, Sept. 22, 2014 -- Home resales fell in August for the first decline in five months, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Greenberg Charity Golf Outing Raises $140K   Full Article
Adairsville, GA, Sept. 22, 2014 -- The 12th Annual Alan Greenberg Charity Golf Tournament hosted by CCA Global Partners raised $140,000 for charity.

Greenbuild 'Leadership Jazz' Set Oct. 22-24   Full Article
Dallas, TX, Sept. 22, 2014 -- The 2014 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, scheduled for Oct. 22-24, will take place at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.

ITC Cracks Down on Imported Laminate Flooring   Full Article
Dallas, TX, Sept. 19, 2014 -- Seizure and forfeiture orders were issued by the U.S. International Trade Commission against multiple California companies attempting to import laminate flooring that infringes on Unilin’s patents.

Leading Economic Indicators Up Less Than Expected   Full Article
New York, NY, Sept. 19, 2014 -- The Conference Board's index of leading economic indicators increased 0.2% in August.

Karndean Designflooring Makes Executive Promotions   Full Article
Export, PA, Sept. 19, 2014 -- Karndean Designflooring said it has made changes to its executive management team.

Bonar Begins Construction of Factory in China   Full Article
Changzhou, China, Sept. 19, 2014 -- Low & Bonar's division Bonar, specializing in high performance technical textiles, held its Foundation Ceremony to start the construction of the new factory in Changzhou.

Housing Starts, Permits, Decline in August   Full Article
Washington, DC, Sept. 18, 2014 -- U.S. housing starts and permits both declined in August, according to the Commerce Department.

Initial Jobless Claims Hit 14-Year Low Last Week   Full Article
Washington, DC, Sept. 18, 2014 --Initial claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to 280,000, a 14-year low.