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ABC Carpet & Home Closing Bronx Warehouse Outlet   Full Article
New York, NY, June 22, 2016—In September, ABC Carpet & Home will close its 30 year-old warehouse outlet in the Bronx, according to the New York Post.

J+J Flooring Group Releases 2015 Sustainability Report   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 21, 2016—J+J Flooring Group has released its 2015 Corporate Sustainability Report titled, “It All Adds Up.”

Lennar Reports YOY Increase for Q2   Full Article
Miami, FL, June 21, 2016—Homebuilder Lennar reported net earnings of $218.5 million, or $0.95 per diluted share, in Q2 2016, compared to net earnings of $183.0 million, or $0.79 per diluted share, in Q2 2015.

Ecore Receives Product Patents   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, June 21, 2016—Ecore has received two United States product patents.

Fire Damages Columbia Manufacturing Facility in Danville, Virginia   Full Article
Danville, VA, June 21, 2016—A portion of Mohawk’s Columbia Flooring manufacturing facility in Danville, Virginia will be closed for the several days following a fire Monday night, reports WDBJ7.

World Floor Covering Association Acquires fcB2B   Full Article
Dalton, GA, June 21, 2016—The World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) has purchased fcB2B and all of its assets.

BASF Announces Price Increase on Styrene-butadiene Latex Polymers   Full Article
Florham Park, New Jersey, June 21, 2016—Effective July 15, 2016 or as contracts allow, BASF will increase prices for styrene-butadiene latex polymers sold in North America.

Beaulieu Announces Changes to Leadership   Full Article
Dalton, Georgia, June 20, 2016—The next generation of the Bouckaert family is getting more involved with Beaulieu America and planning the next phase of growth for the business.

Q.E.P. Acquires XPS Foam Limited   Full Article
Boca Raton, FL, June 20, 2016—Q.E.P. Co., Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of XPS Foam Limited.

Rubenstein's Receives Accolades for PDX Carpet Recycling   Full Article
Portland, WA, June 20, 2016—Rubenstein’s Contract Carpet was honored with Starnet’s environment award for the Portland International Airport (PDX) project, and locally, the Seattle-based company has received a great deal of attention for its work.