Washington, DC, September 10, 2020—In the week ending September 5, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 884,000, unchanged from the previous week's revised level, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Mountville, PA, September 9, 2020—AHF Products has announced it will increase prices on hardwood products in the U.S. and Canada, averaging 4% to 6%, effective on October 19.
Washington, DC, September 9, 2020-Mortgage applications increased 2.9% from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending September 4, 2020.
Washington, DC, September 9, 2020—Ceramic Tile Distributors Association, National Tile Contractors Association, Tile Contractors’ Association of America and Tile Council of North America have teamed up again this year to deliver an even bigger joint VIRTUAL Conference in 2020.
Montclair, NJ, September 9, 2020-As organizations around the world begin reopening their offices, most companies in a new survey conducted by CBRE Group are offering their employees greater flexibility to work away from the office at least part of the time. At the same time, a large majority of companies say that, in the long run, the importance of the physical office will decrease only slightly or remain the same.
Washington, DC, September 9, 2020—The number of job openings increased to 6.6 million on the last business day of July, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.
Hamilton Township, NJ, September 9, 2020—The Dodge Momentum Index increased 1.8% in August to 126.5 (2000=100) from the revised July reading of 124.2.
Gloucestershire, UK, September 9, 2020—Technology company IOBAC has launched FloorPlay, a flooring materials supply service.
Calhoun, GA, September 9, 2020—Next week, Mohawk Group will host the latest presentation in its Resourceful CEU series and debut an accredited session that showcases an emerging body of work in the realm of biophilic design.
Pittsburgh, PA, September 8, 2020- The PPG 2021 Palette of the Year “Be Well” was unveiled, consisting of hues Transcend, Big Cypress and Misty Aqua.