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Registration for 2016 Wood Flooring Expo Now Open   Full Article
Madison, WI, December 7, 2015--Online registration for the 2016 National Wood Flooring Association Wood Flooring Expo is now open.

Domotex Announces Finalists for Carpet Design Awards 2016   Full Article
Hannover, DE, December 8, 2015—The finalists of the Carpet Design Awards 2016 have been named.

Construction Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.2% in November   Full Article
Arlington, VA, December 7, 2015—Construction firms added 46,000 workers in November, as the industry's unemployment rate declined to 6.2%, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Bostik Opens Dallas, Texas Plant   Full Article
Dallas, TX, December 7, 2015—Bostik has announced the opening of its new Dallas, Texas plant, one of many being built around the globe. This site will produce ceramic tile adhesives and floor preparation products.

Tandus Centiva Takes Home Best in 10 Award for Full Volume   Full Article
Dalton, GA, December 7, 2015—Tandus Centiva, a Tarkett company, has been presented with a Best in 10 award by Interior Design Magazine for its Full Volume soft surface product.

Floorcovering Best of Year Awards Announced in New York   Full Article
New York, NY, December 3, 2015—Interior Design magazine hosted its tenth annual Best of Year (BOY) Awards last night, recognizing the top products and projects in the commercial interiors market.

J+J's Bill Crosley Retires   Full Article
Dalton, GA, December 4, 2015 –Bill Crosley, industry veteran and corporate vice president of sales for J+J Flooring Group, has retired after nearly 37 years of service.

U.S. Trade Deficit Up 3.4% in October   Full Article
Washington, DC, December 4, 2015—The goods and services deficit was $43.9 billion in October, up $1.4 billion from $42.5 billion in September, the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis have announced.

Unilin Wins Court Case Against Innovations 4 Flooring   Full Article
Dallas, TX, December 4, 2015—On November 27, the Court of The Hague in the Netherlands issued a first decision in favor of Unilin in the patent battle between Unilin and Innovations 4 Flooring (I4F).

Global Alliance for Buildings & Construction to Fight Climate Change   Full Article
Paris, FR, December 4, 2015—Eighteen countries and over 60 organizations have launched Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction to reduce its emissions and literally build greater climate resilience into future cities and infrastructure.