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Orders for Durable Goods Rose 0.7% in November

Orders for Durable Goods Rose 0.7% in November

Washington, DC, February 6, 2019-New orders for manufactured durable goods in November, up following two consecutive monthly decreases, increased $1.8 billion or 0.7% to $250.8 billion, down from the previously published 0.8% increase, the U.S. Census Bureau reported.

Dilks to Lead FCIF Board, Next Gala Date Set

Dilks to Lead FCIF Board, Next Gala Date Set

Las Vegas, NV, February 6, 2019-The Floor Covering Industry Foundation (FCIF) held a board meeting on January 24 in Las Vegas, Nevada during Surfaces, and several changes were announced with regard to leadership.

NeoCon Announces Keynotes for 2019 Show

NeoCon Announces Keynotes for 2019 Show

Chicago, IL, February 6, 2019-NeoCon has announced additions to its keynote lineup for the 2019, which takes place June 10 to 12 at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Illinois.

Flooralytics Joins Fuse

Flooralytics Joins Fuse

Laguna Niguel, CA, Februrary 6, 2019—Fuse Alliance has announced that Flooralytics, a full-service floor testing lab, has joined the network as a preferred supplier.

Mats Inc. Forms Purchasing Partnership with Sourcewell

Mats Inc. Forms Purchasing Partnership with Sourcewell

Stoughton, MA, February 6, 2019—Mats Inc. has entered into a national purchasing partnership with Sourcewell, formerly NJPA, a cooperative organization with more than 50,000 government, education and nonprofit members across the United States and Canada.

Teknoflor Forms Partnership with Erin Fernandes

Teknoflor Forms Partnership with Erin Fernandes

Milwaukee, WI, February 6, 2019—Teknoflor has announced that Erin Fernandes has partnered with the brand as an independent agent representing their entire line of products in the St. Louis and Southern Illinois markets.

Dixie Group Announces More Cost-Reducing Measures

Dixie Group Announces More Cost-Reducing Measures

Dalton, GA, February 5, 2019-The Dixie Group has updated its previously announced profit improvement plan to reflect further cost reductions and additional charges associated with the plan’s implementation.