Breaking Flooring News
Washington, DC, October 15, 2018—The combined value of distributive trade sales and manufacturers’ shipments for August was estimated at $1,461.9 billion, up 0.5% from July 2018 and was up 7.8% from August 2017.Read more
Lancaster, PA, October 15, 2018-Armstrong Flooring’s Amy Costello, sustainability manager, will lead two discussions as both a speaker and moderator at GreenBuild 2018 in Chicago.Read more
Florence, AL, October 15, 2018—In order to grow an even more customer- and project-specific focus, Kris Day, HPS Schönox national account manager, will assume a new role beginning November 1.Read more
Calhoun, GA, October 15, 2018—Durkan has announced that its new Camélia Rose hospitality carpet collection by designer Virginia Langley will support Susan G. Komen with a donation for every yard sold under its Specify for the Cure program.Read more
Toano, VA, October 12, 2018-A settlement was approved this week in district court for Lumber Liquidators to pay $36 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of 760,000 customers who bought its Chinese-made laminate flooring between 2009 and 2015, reports CNBC.Read more
Boca Raton, FL, October 12, 2018-Q.E.P. reported a net sales increase of 10% for Q2 2018, compared to Q2 2017. Net income for the quarter was $580,000, compared to $2,402,000 in the prior year period.Read more
New York, NY, October 11, 2018-Forbes has released its The World’s Best Employers 2018 list.Read more
Recent Industry Events
Jay Smith, FEI president, leads a roundtable discussion.
FloorExpo Members participate in a breakout session.
Over 500 guests attend the Welcome Session, breaking previous conference attendance records.
Dave Gheesling, FEI CEO, welcomes guests to the 20th annual FEI Group National Conference.
Randy McNatt, FEI CFO, and Andy Hogan, FEI chief product officer, take the stage.
Tonya Land, FEI Executive Assistant, is recognized as the Rock the Boat award winner.
The FEI team.
Graham Howerton with members at SupplyConnect.
Members attend SupplyConnect.
Bravo Group shows up in force for the SupplyConnect trade show.
Spouses and guests attend dinner and enjoy dueling pianos.
Standing room only in the General Session.
Brian Penabad, vice president of kitchen and bath for FEI, Jay Smith and Graham Howerton present during the General Session.
Graham Howerton leads a breakout on culture, a popular topic among members.
The group throws an epic party on the USS Midway located at Navy Pier in San Diego.
Natalie Jones Discusses Her New Healthcare Role with Shaw ContractRead more
Donna Busse Discusses the Domotex USA World Tour PromotionRead more
Jamie McCurry Discusses the Georgia Ports Authority's Trade Volume with ChinaRead more
John Wisenbaker Discusses the Benefit of Membership in FloorExpoRead more
Larry Barr and Wayne Joseph Discuss the Growth of Artisan Design GroupRead more