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Durable Goods Orders Rose 2.6% in March

Durable Goods Orders Rose 2.6% in March

Washington, DC, April 26, 2018—New orders for manufactured durable goods in March increased $6.4 billion or 2.6% to $254.9 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau announced.

Mortgage Applications Fell 0.2% Last Week

Mortgage Applications Fell 0.2% Last Week

Washington, DC, April 25, 2018—Mortgage applications decreased 0.2% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending April 20.

FcB2B Meeting Slated for October in Atlanta

FcB2B Meeting Slated for October in Atlanta

Dalton, GA, April 25, 2018—The World Floor Covering Association will hold the next annual fcB2B meeting October 16 to 18 at the Embassy Suites Hotel located adjacent to Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson Airport.

Crossville-Sponsored Design Team Honored at Design Mix

Crossville-Sponsored Design Team Honored at Design Mix

Crossville, TN, April 25, 2018—Crossville Inc., D&B Tile Distributors, and ID & Design International recently partnered to design and create a stunning runway dress constructed of Crossville tile for the annual IIDA South Florida Design Mix.

Dal-Tile Conducts Energy Treasure Hunt

Dal-Tile Conducts Energy Treasure Hunt

Dallas, TX, April 25, 2018—Use of energy is inevitable in the manufacturing industry. However, Dal-Tile Corporation has taken action to reduce the amount of energy used by their production facilities to make a positive impact not only in the towns where their factories are located, but also for the planet.

Home Prices Rose 6.3% YOY in February

Home Prices Rose 6.3% YOY in February

New York, NY, April 24, 2018—Home prices rose 6.3% annual gain in February, up from 6.1% in the previous month, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index.