Washington, DC, November 15, 2017—The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers rose 0.1% in October on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. Over the last 12 months, the all items index rose 2.0%.
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Washington, DC, November 15, 2017—Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for October 2017 were $486.6 billion, an increase of 0.2% from the previous month, and 4.6% above October 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Orlando, FL, November 15, 2017—Mohawk Group’s Lichen modular plank carpet system captured two Nightingale Awards at the Healthcare Design Expo & Conference: best of competition and gold in the carpet category.
Atlanta, GA, November 14, 2017—Beginning in July 2018, AmericasMart Atlanta’s July Market will operate on a seven-day schedule.
Atlanta, GA, November 14, 2017—The Home Depot reported sales of $25.0 billion for Q3 2017, an 8.1% increase from Q3 2016 when sales were $23.2 billion.
Washington, DC, November 14, 2017—The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 0.4% in October, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.
South Jordan, UT, November 14, 2017—Two technology leaders of flooring software, QFloors and MeasureSquare, are now tied together in a formal partnership.
San Antonio, TX, November 14, 2017—Each year at its national conference, FEI Group recognizes one company from each division that embodies the FEI Group vision, supports the group's efforts and goes that extra mile to be an active participant in all things FEI.
Irvine, CA, November 14, 2017—CoreLogic has released its monthly Loan Performance Insights Report, which shows that, nationally, 4.6% of mortgages were in some stage of delinquency (30 days or more past due including those in foreclosure) in August 2017.
Chicago, IL, November 14, 2017—The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors and the North American Building Material Distribution Association have announced their annual convention will bring together more than 800 distribution professionals representing the leading flooring and building product distribution companies in the U.S. and Canada.