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Quick-Step Showcasing New LVF Category   Full Article
Dallas, TX, July 16, 2016 — At this week’s CCA convention, Quick-Step is showcasing its new Multi-Category-Flooring-Solution, including its soon-to-launch category, luxury vinyl flooring.

Metroflor Names First Chief Sustainability Officer, Rochelle Routman   Full Article
Norwalk, CT, July 14, 2016—Metroflor Corporation has announced the appointment of Rochelle Routman, LEED AP, O+M, as the first chief sustainability officer for Metroflor and Halstead International.

Swiss Krono Breaks Ground on HDF Mill and Laminate Expansion in SC   Full Article
Barnwell, SC, July 14, 2016—Swiss Krono Group and its American subsidiary, Swiss Krono SC, held a groundbreaking ceremony on July 13 for its $230 million high-density fiberboard (HDF) mill and laminate flooring production expansion.

Producer Prices Rose 0.5% in June   Full Article
Washington, DC, July 14, 2016—The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 0.5% in June, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported. Final demand prices rose 0.4% in May and 0.2% in April.

Mr. David's Flooring Opening Seventh Office, to be Located in Indianapolis   Full Article
Indianapolis, IN, July, 14 2016—Mr. David’s Flooring International has announced plans to expand by opening its seventh office nationwide.

Jaipur Living Offering Series of Talks at Summer Markets   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, July 14, 2016—Jaipur Living will host Chai Talk: Tale of a Million Knots on July 17, 11:00 AM at AmericasMart Atlanta, Georgia.

Vinyl Flooring with 18.9% of Less of DINP Gets Safe Use Determination   Full Article
LaGrange, GA, July 14, 2016— The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment has issued a Safe Use Determination under Prop 65 for diisononyl phthalate (DINP) in vinyl flooring products.

Mohawk Forms Marketing Partnership with Yelp   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, July 13, 2016—Mohawk has announced a partnership that provides Mohawk aligned retailers an enhanced online presence on Yelp, named Mohawk Elevate powered by Yelp.

CARE Announces Dates of 2017 Conference   Full Article
Indianapolis, IN, July 13, 2016—The 2017 Annual CARE Conference will take place May 18 and 19, 2017.

Karel Vercruyssen Departing from Beaulieu   Full Article
Dalton, GA, July 13, 2016—Beaulieu announced today the decision of CEO, Karel Vercruyssen, to leave the company.