Washington, DC, May 15, 2018—Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose two points to a level of 70 in May after a downwardly revised April reading on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).
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Atlanta, Georgia, May 15, 2018—The Home Depot reported a sales increase of 4.4% for Q1 2018, compared to Q1 2017.
Las Vegas, NV, May 7, 2018—The International Interior Design Association (IIDA)/HD Expo held the Product Design Awards at last week’s HD Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Washington, DC, May 15, 2018—The combined value of distributive trade sales and manufacturers’ shipments for March was estimated at $1,438.3 billion, up 0.5% from February 2018 and was up 6.4% from March 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Washington, DC, May 15, 2018—Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for April 2018 were $497.6 billion, an increase of 0.3% from the previous month, and 4.7% above April 2017, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Tuscumbia, AL, May 14, 2018—Flexco Corporation announces a 4% to 6% price increase across all major product lines, with the exception of its Natural Elements Premium LVT.
Fort Collins, CO, May 14, 2018—Russ Delozier, director of sustainability for J+J Flooring Group, has been named to the 2018 Environmental Leader 75 list.
Chattanooga, TN, May 14, 2018—The Dixie Group has announced the hiring of James Bourgeois as vice president of senior living for commercial brands, including Masland Contract and Atlas, effective immediately.
Burns, TN, May 14, 2018—American OEM is pleased to announce the addition of Carr Newton as executive vice president—sales.
Ann Arbor, NC, May 11, 2018—Consumer sentiment was flat at 98.8 in early May, according to preliminary results from the University of Michigan Survey of Consumers.