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Existing-Home Sales At Highest Pace in 8+ Years   Full Article
Washington, DC, July 22, 2015—Existing-home sales increased 3.2% in June to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.49 million, the highest pace in over eight years, according to the National Association of Realtors.

USGBC Announces Top Ten Countries for LEED   Full Article
Washington, DC, July 22, 2015—The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced its international rankings of the Top Ten Countries for LEED: Canada, China, India, Brazil, Republic of Korea, Germany, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Turkey and Sweden.

Corporate Floors Hires Jim Burns as Division President of Installation   Full Article
Grapevine, TX, July 22, 2015—Corporate Floors recently welcomed Jim Burns as division president of its installation business serving Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio and Houston.

Jim's Carpet One of Fort Dodge, Iowa Destroyed by Fire   Full Article
Fort Dodge, Iowa, July 22, 2015—Jim’s Carpet One of Fort Dodge, Iowa was destroyed by fire on the morning of July 21.

American Olean Rolls out New Positioning Through Series of Roadshows   Full Article
Dallas, TX, July 22, 2015—This spring, American Olean hosted a series of distributor roadshows across the country in cities such as Buffalo, Syracuse, Albany, Boise, and Dallas.

New Edition of Tiling Town Scheduled for Cersaie 2015   Full Article
Bologna, IT, July 21, 2015—The fourth edition of Tiling Town will be held at the heart of the Exhibition Centre at Cersaie 2015, which will take place in Bologna, Italy, September 28 to October 2.

Custom Building Products Internally Promotes Two to VP Positions   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, July 21, 2015—Custom Building Products has promoted Garett Shandler to vice president of sales in Canada and Matt Flowers to division vice president of the company’s U.S. South Region.

Online Registration for Surfaces East Opens   Full Article
Dallas, TX, July 21, 2015—Attendee online registration is now open for The International Surface Event East.

Toray Plastics Celebrates 30 Years in U.S.   Full Article
North Kingstown, RI, July 21, 2015—Toray Plastics (America), Inc. is celebrating its 30th anniversary as a U.S.-based innovator and manufacturer.

Steven Fisher Joins His Father in Abbey Carpet & Floor of Harrisburg   Full Article
Harrisburg, PA, July 21, 2015—Abbey Carpet & Floor has announced that Steven Fisher has joined his father, Steve Fisher, as a business partner in their Harrisburg store in early 2015.