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Laticrete Acquires DuPont Surface Care Business   Full Article
Bethany, CT, June 5, 2014 – Latricrete and DuPont said they have reached a definitive agreement for Laticrete to purchase the DuPont Surface Care business.

OW Hospitality Ramps Up Middle East Presence   Full Article
Dubai, UAE, June 5, 2014 -- OW Hospitality announced that the company is developing its management, design staff, and sales support in their Dubai office to provide additional service to the Gulf Countries.

Jobless Claims Remain Near Post-Recession Low   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 5, 2014 -- Initial claims for unemployment benefits remained near a post-recession bottom at 312,000 last week.

Milliken Wins Award for Support of Arts   Full Article
Spartanburg, SC, June 5, 2014 -- Milliken & Company has been recognized by Americans for the Arts, a leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education.

Flooring Association Northwest Plans Golf Outing   Full Article
Renton, WA, June 5, 2014 -- Flooring Association Northwest will hold its annual golf tournament July 17 at the Fairwood Golf & Country Club in Renton.

WFCA Completes Third Leg of Media Tour   Full Article
Anaheim, CA, June 5, 2014 -- The World Floor Covering Association said it has completed the third leg of its largest-yet coast-to-coast media tour.

Milliken Names Hutchison VP Global Design   Full Article
Spartanburg, SC, June 4, 2014 -- Milliken said it has named Bob Hutchison vice president of global design for the Milliken floor covering division.

Private Sector Creates 179K Jobs in May   Full Article
Roseland, NJ, June 4, 2014 -- Private sector employment increased by 179,000 jobs in May, according to the May ADP National Employment Report.

NAHB Seeking Entries for Senior Housing Awards   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 4, 2014 -- The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) 50+ Housing Council is accepting applications for the 2015 Best of 50+ Housing Awards.

Services Sectors Grows More Than Expected   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 4, 2014 -- Growth picked up last month for the U.S. service sector, according to the Institute for Supply Management.