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Groz-Beckert Acquires Carding Activities of Belgian Bekaert Group   Full Article
Albstadt, DE, May 13, 2015—Groz-Beckert has acquired the worldwide carding activities of the Belgian Bekaert Group.

Orcon Awards Prizes to High-Achieving Apprentices   Full Article
Santa Fe Springs, CA, May 13, 2015—At the Southern California Floor Covering JATC meeting, Fernando Arellano, an apprentice, was awarded with over $1,500 of Orcon carpet installation tools in recognition of his exceptional academic achievements.

Small Business Index Increased in March, Still Below Historical Average   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 13, 2015—The Small Business Optimism Index increased 1.7 points from March to 96.9, in spite of a quarter of virtually no economic growth, according to the National Federation of Independent Business.

Ecore Sponsors Build-A-Bike Event for Starnet Betterhalves   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, May 13, 2015—Ecore was the main sponsor of the Starnet Betterhalves' philanthropic and networking event Build-A-Bike at the 2015 Starnet spring meeting in Tucson, Arizona.