September 23, 2014
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Peter Spirer Discusses the Name Change from Max Windsor to Max Woods
Ralph Grogan Named President and CEO of BPS
City of Industry, CA, Jan. 15, 2013 -- Bentley Prince Street has named Ralph Grogan president and chief executive officer, effective immediately.
Grogan brings more than 30 years of experience in the carpet industry, having served in senior management positions with several carpet manufacturers, including chief operating officer of Tandus Flooring, where he led the integration of Tandus' three product brands.
Most recently, Grogan served as vice president of business development and strategy for Antron, the carpet fiber brand for Invista Surfaces. He also served as president of Monterey Carpets, president of Burlington House Floor Accents and vice president and general manager of Lees Carpets.
Dominus Capital is the majority owner of Bentley Prince Street. Grogan and Dominus Capital board member Mac Bridger worked together at Tandus from 2002 to 2006, when Grogan served as COO and Bridger as CEO and president.
Other Archived Articles
Unemployment Falls but August Job Gains Muted
Washington, DC, Sept. 5, 2014 -- Employers in the U.S. added 142,000 jobs in August, the lowest monthly total of the year, according to the Labor Department.
Horizon Floors Signs Denver Hardwoods
New York, NY, Sept. 5, 2014 -- Horizon Floors has a distribution agreement with Denver Hardwoods.
Invista Surfaces Makes Executive Promotions
Kennesaw, GA, Sept. 5, 2014 -- Invista Surfaces has promoted Maggie Bidlingmaier to vice president of its residential business.
Gerflor Becomes Starnet Approved Vendor
Chicago, IL, Sept. 5, 2014 -- Resilient flooring firm Gerflor said it has attained approved vendor status in Starnet.
USG Signs Private Label Agreement With Powerhold
Chicago, IL, Sept. 5, 2014 -- USG Corporation said it has entered a private-label agreement with Powerhold, the largest flooring accessories distributor network in the country.
Shaw Ranked Fourth on E-learning List
Dalton, GA. Sept. 5, 2014 -- Shaw Industries ranked fourth on E-learning! magazine’s Learning! 100.
H.B. Fuller Acquires ProSpec Construction Products
St. Paul, MN, Sept. 4, 2014 -- H.B. Fuller Company said it has acquired ProSpec Construction Products, a provider of tile and stone installation products.
Builder Hovnanian Says Income Doubled
Red Bank, NJ, Sept. 4, 2014 -- Homebuilder Hovnanian Enterprises reported third quarter net income of $17.1 million, or $0.11 a share, up from $8.5 million, or $0.06 a share, a year earlier.
Services Sector Expands at Faster Pace in August
Tempe, AZ, Sept. 4, 2014 -- Growth in the services sector of the economy accelerated in August to the highest level since 2005, according to the Institute for Supply Management.
Initial Jobless Claims Still Near Eight-Year Low
Washington, DC, Sept. 4, 2014 -- Initial claims for unemployment benefits last week ticked up although claims remain near an eight-year bottom.
Private Sector Job Growth Remains Steady
Roseland, NJ, Sept. 4, 2014 -- Private sector employment increased by 204,000 jobs from July to August, according to the August ADP National Employment Report.
CRI's Mendez Named SGAC Board President
Dalton, GA, Sept. 4, 2014 -- Carpet and Rug Institute vice president for government relations Jennifer Mendez was named president of the board of directors of the State Government Affairs Council.
Royal Adhesives Acquires Toronto-Based Chemque
South Bend, IN, Sept. 4, 2014 -- Royal Adhesives & Sealants said that its subsidiary Royal Adhesives & Sealants Canada will acquire polyurethane foams and adhesives maker Chemque.
Domotex Bringing Back Innovations Event
Hannover, Germany, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Domotex is bringing back its Innovations@Domotex for a second season next year.
Factory Orders Increase by Record Amount
Washington, DC, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Factory orders rose by a record amount in July, mostly on the strength of commercial aircraft.
Shaw Moves Up on Selling Power List
Dalton, GA, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Shaw Industries said it has been ranked no. 13 and is the only flooring manufacturer on the latest Selling Power 50 Best Companies to Sell For list.
Floor Focus Plans to Honor Young Professionals
Chattanooga, TN, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Floor Focus Magazine plans to recognize young professionals in the flooring industry who are under 40 years old.
Bona AB Wins Swedish Export Award
Aurora, CO, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Bona AB said it has received the Export Hermes 2014 Award.
Rug Market Schedules Set Through 2018
Atlanta, GA, Sept. 3, 2014 -- AmericasMart has set the dates for its January and July markets, including its rug markets, through 2018.
Toll Brothers' Profit, Revenue Surge
Horsham, PA, Sept. 3, 2014 -- Luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers Inc. reported third quarter net income of $97.7 million, or $0.53 a share, up from $46.6 million, or $0.26 a share, a year ago.
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