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Brandon Culpepper Discusses Orian Rugs' Recent Growth and 40th Anniversary

Brandon Culpepper Discusses Orian Rugs' Recent Growth and 40th Anniversary

April 24, 2019—Brandon Culpepper, Chief Revenue Officer for Orian Rugs, and Kemp Harr discuss this domestic woven rug producer’s rapid growth, aggressive plans and anniversary celebration. Listen to the interview for more details and to hear how Orian fits into the overall area rug business here in the U.S.

Raj Shah Discusses MSI's Growth Strategy

Raj Shah Discusses MSI's Growth Strategy

April 12, 2019—Raj Shah, President of MSI, and Kemp Harr discuss MSI's diversity of mix both with products and target applications. Listen to the interview, taped at Coverings, to hear Raj say he wants to take marketshare from paint.

Lindsey Waldrep Discusses The Latest Fashion Trends In the Tile Market

Lindsey Waldrep Discusses The Latest Fashion Trends In the Tile Market

April 10, 2019—Lindsey Waldrep, VP of Marketing for Crossville, and Kemp Harr discuss the latest fashion trends in the tile market, including new concrete and terrazzo looks. Listen to the interview, taped at Coverings, to hear more about these trends as well as a brief discussion about the growth of the tile market.

Kip Howlett Discusses the Latest News Effecting Engineered Hardwood Flooring Market

Kip Howlett Discusses the Latest News Effecting Engineered Hardwood Flooring Market

April 5, 2019—Kip Howlett, President of the Decorative Hardwoods Association, and Kemp Harr discuss several key news items related to the engineered hardwood flooring business including importers that are cheating to avoid tariffs, new formaldehyde emission rules that finally went into effect as well as multilayered flooring that has real wood on the top. Listen to the interview for more details.