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New Jobless Claims at Three Month Low   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 13, 2014 -- Initial claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell to a three-month low last week, according to the Labor Department.

All Holdings Acquires Carpet Cushions & Supplies   Full Article
Elk Grove Village, IL, March 13, 2014 -- All Holdings, Inc., the parent company of All Tile, Inc., will purchase Carpet Cushions & Supplies, Inc.

QEP Names Stepp Senior VP of Sales   Full Article
Boca Raton, FL, March 13, 2014 -– Q.E.P. Co. has named industry veteran Jamann Stepp senior vice president of sales.

Invista Launches Antron Search Tool   Full Article
Kennesaw, GA, March 13, 2014 -– Invista is launching a new carpet search tool called Find Carpets with Antron, on the Antron brand website.

Mortgage Application Volume Drops   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 12, 2014 -- Mortgage application volume fell 2.1% on a seasonally adjusted basis last week as interest rates rose from the prior week, the Mortgage Bankers Association said.

WFCA Training Workshop Set For Wichita   Full Article
Anaheim, CA, March 12, 2014 -– The World Floorcovering Association's third weeklong installation-training workshop will take place in Wichita, Kansas beginning March 18.

Senate Committee Outlines Fannie, Freddie Bill   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 12, 2014 -- Senate banking committee leaders released the outline of a plan to dismantle mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

NAHB Study Details Ethnic Housing Preferences   Full Article
Washington, DC, March 11, 2014 -- The National Association of Home Builders has released the results of a new study, What Home Buyers Really Want: Ethnic Preferences.

Florida Tile Marks 60th Anniversary   Full Article
Lexington, KY, March 11, 2014 -- Florida Tile is celebrating its 60th anniversary.

Daltile Featured in 'Property Brothers' Show   Full Article
Dallas, TX, March 11, 2014 –- Daltile has signed on as tile provider for the upcoming season of HGTV’s series Property Brothers.