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 Harlan Stone Discusses the Tariff Exclusion for Chinese Click LVT

Harlan Stone Discusses the Tariff Exclusion for Chinese Click LVT

December 2, 2019—Harlan Stone, CEO with HMTX, and Kemp Harr discuss the section 301 tariff exclusion announced November 8th that removes the 25% tariff on all click LVT imported from China. Listen to the interview for more details on why this happened, what products are covered and when it might go away.

Russell Grizzle Discusses Mannington's Plans to Acquire Phenix and Pharr Yarns

Russell Grizzle Discusses Mannington's Plans to Acquire Phenix and Pharr Yarns

November 27, 2019—Russell Grizzle, CEO of Mannington Mills, and Kemp Harr discuss Mannington’s announcement of their plans to acquire Phenix and Pharr Yarns. Listen to the interview to hear more details about the strategy behind this decision and the initial integration plans. This puts Mannington into the residential carpet market as well as the specialty yarns business and makes them a family run top 5 player in the flooring business.

George Bandy Discusses Mohawk's Greenbuild Message

George Bandy Discusses Mohawk's Greenbuild Message

November 22, 2019—George Bandy, chief sustainability officer with Mohawk, and Kemp Harr discuss Mohawk’s Greenbuild sustainability message. Listen to the interview, recorded at Greenbuild in Atlanta, to hear more as well as a summary of former President Obama’s key note remarks.

Dunn Rasbury Discusses the Health of the Flooring Distribution Business

Dunn Rasbury Discusses the Health of the Flooring Distribution Business

November 21, 2019—Dunn Rasbury, President Elect of the NAFCD and director of flooring for A&M Supply, and Kemp Harr discuss Dunn’s view of the floorcovering distribution business as he steps in as the new president of the National Association of  Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD). Listen to the interview to hear more and also learn a little about A&M supply.