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FloorFolio Industries Nearing Completion of LVT Plant   Full Article
Edison, NJ, Nov. 24, 2014 -- FloorFolio Industries said it has nearly completed construction of its new luxury vinyl tile plant in Edison.

Tarkett Plant in Canada Wins Safety Award   Full Article
Chagrin Falls, OH, Nov. 24, 2014 -- Tarkett said its Waterloo, Canada commercial plant is the Silver winner of Canada’s Safest Employers Award.

Distributor Haines Completes Integration of CMH   Full Article
Glen Burnie, MD, Nov. 24, 2014 -- Ten months after acquiring CMH Space, Haines says that effective today the integration of the two companies has been completed and the new Haines is being launched.

Mortgage Rates Fall Again This Week   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 21, 2014 -- Fixed mortgage rates declined again this week, according to Freddie Mac.

IICRC, FCICA Form Partnership   Full Article
Vancouver,WA, Nov. 21, 2014 -- The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Flooring Contractors Association.

Multifamily Production Index Still Shows Improving Conditions   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 21, 2014 -- The Multifamily Production Index reached 54 in the third quarter, four points below the previous quarter’s reading, according to the National Association of Home Builders.

Mohawk Home Recalls Shag Rugs Over Fire Hazard   Full Article
Calhoun, GA, Nov. 21, 2014 -- Mohawk Home has recalled 103,800 shag rugs made in India that were sold exclusively at Home Depot Inc. stores over a potential fire hazard.

Leading Economic Indicators Jump in October   Full Article
New York, NY, Nov. 20, 2014 -- The index of leading economic index jumped 0.9% in October, the Conference Board said, after a gain of 0.7% in September.

Existing Home Sales Highest in Over a Year   Full Article
Washington, DC, Nov. 20, 2014 -- U.S. home resales hit their highest level in more than a year in October, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Philly Manufacturing Expands Most Since 1993   Full Article
Philadelphia, PA, Nov. 20, 2014 -- Manufacturing activity in the Philadelphia-region in November expanded at the fastest rate since December 1993, according to the Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index.