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Jaipur Partners with Aviva Standoff for Rug and Textile Product Lines   Full Article
Atlanta, GA, June 2, 2016—Jaipur Living has partnered with designer and master textile artist Aviva Stanoff for a three-year license agreement that will include a line of rugs and premium textile products exclusive to the global lifestyle brand.

Metroflor Launches First CEU, Sustainable Attributes of LVT Flooring   Full Article
Norwalk, CT, June 2, 2016—Metroflor Corporation’s first continuing education unit (CEU) course has become available online at

Fuse Launches Experius Distribution Contractor's eCommerce Site   Full Article
Laguna Niguel, CA, June 1, 2016—Fuse Alliance announced the launch of Experius Distribution Contractor's eCommerce website.

W.F. Taylor Names Steven S. Williams as CFO   Full Article
Fontana, CA, June 1, 2016—W.F. Taylor has announced that Steven S. Williams has joined the company’s leadership team as its new chief financial officer, effective immediately, and has named two vice president appointments as well.

Construction Spending Rose 8.7% YOY in First Four Months of 2016   Full Article
Washington, DC, June 1, 2016—Construction spending during April 2016 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,133.9 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced.

CARE Names 2016 Award Winners   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 1, 2016—The Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), which develops new processes, products, equipment and markets that reuse the valuable raw materials of post-consumer carpet, awarded Aquafil USA the CARE Recycler of the Year.

Florida Tile Partners with Microban to Provide Antimicrobial Protection   Full Article
Huntersville, NC, June 1, 2016—Microban International has announced its partnership with Florida Tile to include Microban antimicrobial product protection in a number of their ceramic tile lines.

Purchasing Managers Index Records Gain in May   Full Article
Tempe, AZ, June 1, 2016—The May Purchasing Managers Index registered 51.3%, an increase of 0.5 percentage point from the April reading of 50.8%.

Milliken Opens Distribution Center in LaGrange, GA   Full Article
Spartansburg, SC, June 1, 2016—Milliken has announced the opening of the Milliken Distribution Center in LaGrange, Georgia, in its former administrative and design building.

Sergenian's Floor Coverings Moves Operations & Warehousing   Full Article
Madison, WI, June 1, 2016—Sergenian’s Floor Coverings announces the move of its distribution center and warehouse, commercial sales division and administrative offices to a new east side location in Madison, Wisconsin.