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Inalco Wins Best of Show Recognition at Coverings   Full Article
Chicago, IL, April 21, 2016-- Inalco was awarded the Best in Show at Coverings 2016.

Shaw Completes Expansion of Hardwood Facility in South Pittsburg, TN   Full Article
South Pittsburg, TN, April 20, 2016—Shaw Industries Group, Inc. has completed the expansion of its hardwood flooring manufacturing facility in South Pittsburg, Tennessee, to meet the growing demand for its engineered hardwood flooring products.

Existing-Home Sales Rebound in March, Rising 5.1%   Full Article
Washington, DC, April 20, 2016—Existing-home sales bounced back 5.1% in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.33 million from a downwardly revised 5.07 million in February, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Coverings Announces Winners of 5th Installation & Design Awards   Full Article
Chicago, IL, April 20, 2016—Fifteen outstanding projects demonstrating spectacular craftsmanship and creativity in the use of tile and stone materials were recognized in the fifth annual Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards.

Tarkett Partnering in Cradle to Cradle Education Series for A&D   Full Article
Solon, OH, April 20, 2016—Tarkett, along with other Cradle to Cradle sponsor companies, will initiate a new education series for architects and designers that focuses on regenerative design.

Sarmazian Brothers Joins Armstrong Flooring Elite Dealer Program   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, April 20, 2016—Sarmazian Brothers Flooring will be adding their two award-winning showrooms in Guelph and Cambridge Ontario, Canada to the Armstrong Flooring Elite Dealer family.

Floor To Ceiling Group Joins Floors & More, Operator of Big Bob's   Full Article
Auburn, MA, April 20, 2016—Effective April 1, the Floor To Ceiling group, with more than 60 members nationwide, became part of the Floors & More buying group, which operates the Big Bob's Flooring Outlets and Floors & Kitchens Today group.

Atlas Concorde to Open U.S. Tile Plant in Franklin, Tennessee in June   Full Article
Franklin, TN, April 19, 2016—Atlas Concorde has launched Atlas Concorde USA, a ceramic and porcelain tile brand created to blend true American heritage and tradition with Italian cutting-edge design and excellence.

Del Conca USA to Double Capacity   Full Article
Chicago, IL, April 19, 2016—In just two years since it opened its U.S. production facilities, Del Conca USA has put in motion plans to double its capacity of porcelain tile production from 32 to 65 million square feet per annum.

Starnet Announces Winners of its Design Awards   Full Article
Darien, CT, April 19, 2016—Starnet has announced the winners of its Design Awards.