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2007 Hardwood Update - October 2007

2007 Hardwood Update - October 2007

Like other segments of the floorcovering industry, U.S. hardwood manufacturers are bracing themselves for a rough ride the rest of this year and probably for most of 2008.

Best Practices - October 2007

Best Practices - October 2007

A ten step formula has been instrumental in Frank DiFiglia’s success in building a 20,000 square foot showroom in Howell, New Jersey into a $5 million business.

Distribution Evolution - October 2007

Distribution Evolution - October 2007

In the last issue I reported that Home Depot got lucky because I thought it managed to sell HD Supply before the credit markets collapsed. But I was wrong.

Wood Cuts - October 2007

Wood Cuts - October 2007

One of the first decisions a wood floor customer has to make is between a site finished and factory finished floor.

Laminate Update 2007 - August/September 2007

Laminate Update 2007 - August/September 2007

It probably comes as no surprise that the slump in the housing market has sent sales of laminate plummeting in the last year, with the biggest drop-off in the first half of this year.