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Greenbuild Adds Speakers to 2019 Lineup

Greenbuild Adds Speakers to 2019 Lineup

Washington, DC, October 10, 2019-Greenbuild has announced additional speakers for its 2019 show line-up; the show takes place November November 19 to 22 in Atlanta, Georgia at the Georgia World Congress Center.

Job Openings Ticked Down Slightly in August

Job Openings Ticked Down Slightly in August

Washington, DC, October 9, 2019—The number of job openings was little changed at 7.1 million on the last business day of August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. In July, the rate was 7.2 million.

Wholesaler Sales Flat in August

Wholesaler Sales Flat in August

Washington, DC, October 9, 2019—August 2019 sales of merchant wholesalers were $499.1 billion, virtually unchanged from the revised July level, but were down 0.7% from the August 2018 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Producer Prices Down 0.3% in September

Producer Prices Down 0.3% in September

Washington, DC, October 8, 2019—The Producer Price Index for final demand decreased 0.3% in September, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

Dal-Tile Extends Warranty on Trowel of Excellence Installations

Dal-Tile Extends Warranty on Trowel of Excellence Installations

Dallas, TX, October 8, 2019—Dal-Tile Corporation is currently launching a program nationwide to benefit tile contractors who have earned the Tile Contractors Association of America (TCAA) “Trowel of Excellence” certification level of achievement in their craft, offering end-users a five-year ceramic tile warranty and a ten-year warranty on porcelain products installed by a TCAA Trowel of Excellence certified contractor.