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Laticrete Promotes Nash & Boyle To Newly Created Roles

Laticrete Promotes Nash & Boyle To Newly Created Roles

Bethany, CT, October 16, 2019-Laticrete has promoted Ron Nash to the newly formed position of senior vice president of sales and marketing and Sean Boyle to the newly formed position of vice president of market intelligence and channel management.

Builder Confidence Hits 20-Month High in October

Builder Confidence Hits 20-Month High in October

Washington, DC, October 16, 2019-Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose three points to 71 in October, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).

Retail Sales Down 0.3% in September But Up 4.1% YOY

Retail Sales Down 0.3% in September But Up 4.1% YOY

Washington, DC, October 16, 2019-Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for September 2019 were $525.6 billion, a decrease of 0.3% from the previous month, but 4.1% above September 2018, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Tarkett to Open NYC-Based Atelier

Tarkett to Open NYC-Based Atelier

Solon, OH, October 16, 2019-Tarkett has announced the launch of the Tarkett Atelier in New York City, officially opening October 30 with the Circular by Design panel discussion and exhibit.

Jablon and Palmer Join to Form Hero Finishes

Jablon and Palmer Join to Form Hero Finishes

Las Vegas, NV, October 15, 2019-Effective October 1, Hero Flooring’s Reade Palmer and Spartan Surfaces CEO Kevin Jablon have partnered to create Hero Finishes, an umbrella brand encompassing Hero Flooring and Hero Vertical.