Current News

Sunday, July 23, 2017

theMART Expands Design Center and LuxeHome Leadership

Chicago – June 29, 2017 – Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc. (theMART) announced today promotions and the expansion of roles within the executive management of its Design Center and LuxeHome business. These changes within the leadership of theMART’s showroom businesses reflect the demands of...read more

NWFA Completes 16th Home with Gary Sinise Foundation

ST. LOUIS, Missouri (July 17, 2017) – The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) has provided flooring for its 16th home in partnership with the Gary Sinise Foundation R.I.S.E. program (Restoring Independence Supporting Empowerment). The R.I.S.E. program builds custom, specially adapted smart homes for...read more

NTCA Completes First Year of Apprenticeship Program

(FLOWOOD, MS – July 17, 2017) The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) has completed the first year of related content for its Apprenticeship Program. Year one of the two-year online training program is composed of 64 courses that serve as an introduction to...read more

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Sunday, July 23, 2017



What's New

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Stories of Stone for Today's Ceramic Tiles

Rubiera, 5 July 2017 – Tales told by many voices, etched in stone. The new STONE PIT and EDENROCK collections by Isla Tiles, in porcelain stoneware, interpret nature through its most solid and permanent expression – stone – turning it into an element of...read more

Flaviker, Ceramic Tiles Have Big Ideas

Solignano, 28 June 2017 – With its sights set on high-end architecture projects, Flaviker is expanding its WIDE range of large-format panels with the introduction of HANGAR and COZY, due to be presented at Cersaie 2017 in Bologna from...read more

Ariana to Unveil Essential-Chic Design at Cersaie 2017

Solignano, 27 June 2017 – Contemporary design rediscovers its essential appeal. At Cersaie 2017 (Bologna, 25 to 29 September) Ariana will be showcasing a new ceramic tile collection with all the warmth of natural wood aimed at users who appreciate a...read more

Product Spotlight

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Masland Contract Addresses Vertical Markets at NeoCon® 2017

CHICAGO -- Masland Contract expands the options for every aspect of the commercial contract business with its strong showings at NeoCon® 2017. Held from June 12-14, 2017 at The Mart in Chicago, NeoCon® has evolved into one of the most recognized and attended trade shows in the industry. The show continues to...read more

Four Sisters - Featured Rug this Month

Boardwalk Collection features loop-tufting, hand-tufting, and felted yarns creating a montage of visual and textural luxury. Hand-crafted in premium wool, cotton, and viscose, this collection features a panoply of elegant textures and rich colors. Handmade in India...read more

Introducing the Refreshed Chapter 11 - Align

Known for its clean lines and geometric shapes in three distinct natural stones, the revamped version of Chapter 11 – Align carries on this same tradition with some exciting new additions. This updated version introduces two new field tile sizes, two mosaic patterns, and Drawn Stone elements that...read more

On the Move

Sunday, July 23, 2017

LATICRETE Promotes Janet Brunwin to Senior Vice President of Finance

July 12, 2017, Bethany, Conn. -- LATICRETE, a leading manufacturer of globally-proven construction solutions for the building industry, has promoted Janet Brunwin to Senior Vice President of Finance. In her new position, Brunwin will oversee financial reporting, compliance, treasury, tax, risk management and...read more

Bergen Joins Ecore Board of Directors

Lancaster, PA (June 2, 2017) – Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into performance surfaces that make people’s lives better, has added Jan Loeffler Bergen, president and CEO of Lancaster General Health system in Lancaster, Pa., to its Board of Directors. Bergen brings more than 30 years of healthcare experience including...read more

Bostik appoints new Architectural Project Manager

Bostik, Inc. (bostik.com/us), a world leader in specialty adhesives and installation systems for building construction, has announced that Ben Aulick has joined its staff as Architectural Specification Program Manager. In this position, which is new to Bostik, he will be developing and maintaining the firm’s...read more

Events

Sunday, July 23, 2017

NeoCon 2017 Records 7% Increase in Attendance

(Chicago, IL – June 2017) NeoCon has further established itself as the commercial design’s launch pad for forward-thinking ideas and products and most important annual forum for connecting leaders in the industry. It yet again proved that it is the world’s premier platform for commercial design as it took over The Mart from...read more

IICRC Summit Conference Adds CIRI Science Symposium

Las Vegas – June 12, 2017 – The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is adding a Science Symposium to its Technical Conference, held Aug. 9 – 11, at the Big Sky Resort in Big Sky, Mont. The Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI) will join the IICRC for a special discussion on...read more

NEOCON®, JUNE 12-14, 2017 The Mart, Chicago Commercial Design From Every Angle

Encompassing a powerful confluence of the latest products, trends and innovations, NeoCon® is the premier global platform for commercial interiors. Held June 12-14 at The Mart in Chicago, the three-day tradeshow and conference highlights thousands of game-changing new solutions for the workplace, hospitality, retail, healthcare, education, public space and...read more

Arley Wholesale announces 15th Annual Expo

Arley Wholesale, Inc., a family-owned, third generation wholesale supplier of ceramic, porcelain, stone, glass mosaic tiles and installation materials will be hosting its 15th Annual Arley Wholesale Tile & Stone Exposition on Tuesday, June 13th, at the historic Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel in...read more