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INSTALL Conducting NeoCon Seminar on Skilled Installer Crisis   Full Article
Chicago, IL, June 16, 2015—INSTALL will offer a seminar today, June 16, at NeoCon from noon to 1:00 p.m. called Skilled Installer Crisis.

FloorTek 2016 Dates Announced   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 16, 2015—The FloorTek Expo will be held at the Dalton Convention Center in Dalton, Georgia on October 18 to 20.

ISSA Named 2015 Safer Choice Partner by EPA   Full Article
Northbrook, IL, June 16, 2015—ISSA was named a 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award winner for the association’s efforts in promoting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Safer Choice Program.

2015 Best of NeoCon Award Winners Announced   Full Article
Chicago, IL, June 15, 2015—The 2015 Best of NeoCon award winners were announced at a breakfast event on the morning of June 15.

Homebuilder Sentiment Rises More Than Expected   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 15, 2015—U.S. homebuilder sentiment rose to 59 in June, its highest level since September, according to the National Association of Home Builders.

Mohawk Completes Purchase of IVC   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, June 15, 2015—Mohawk has completed its acquisition of the IVC Group for $1.2 billion in cash and stock.

Bentley Mills & Universal Fibers Win Booth Awards at NeoCon   Full Article
Chicago, IL, June 15, 2015—Winners of the 20th annual IIDA/Contract magazine Showroom & Booth Design Competition have been announced.

Assoc. for European Producers of Laminate Flooring Updates EPD   Full Article
Bielefeld, DE, June 15, 2015—The Association for European Producers of Laminate Flooring’s generic environmental product declaration for direct pressure laminate (DPL) flooring have been updated and verified by the IBU-Institut.

LL Consolidates Merchandising & Marketing Departments Under Pescara   Full Article
Toano, VA, June 15, 2015—Lumber Liquidators has announced that it is terminating chief merchandising officer William K. Schlegel and consolidating the leadership of its merchandising and marketing departments under Marco Q. Pescara.

Wool Carpet Focus Group Hosts Competition   Full Article
Bradford, UK, June 15, 2015—The Wool Carpet Focus Group is hosting a competition to determine a theme for its marketing efforts. The promotion will focus on what makes wool carpet and rugs the best choice for consumers.