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The CARE 14th Annual Conference will be held May 18-19, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency, Greenville, SC. The CARE Annual Conference will give its attendees the opportunity to discuss innovations made in the carpet recycling industry, learn about new and existing products that are... more

Dalton, Georgia - June 2, 2014 - The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI), in conjunction with the Carpet Cushion Council (CCC), announces the unveiling of the Green Label Plus program for... more

SEATTLE - May 8, 2014 - Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), the primary non-profit organization charged with advancing market-based solutions for carpet recycling and landfill diversion, has named its Person of the Year and Recycler of the Year for... more

SEATTLE - May 7, 2014 - Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), the primary non-profit organization charged with advancing market-based solutions for carpet recycling and landfill diversion, has named Brendan McSheehy as chairman of its board of directors. The announcement was made during... more

Dalton, Georgia - November 18, 2013 - The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) held its Annual Membership Meeting on Wednesday, November 13, 2012 in Dalton... more

Dalton, Georgia - November 13, 2013 - Carpet and Rug Institute President Werner Braun has announced that he will retire from the carpet industry trade group at the end of March, 2014. Mr. Braun made the announcement at... more

CARE will be holding its 10th Annual Entrepreneur Meeting on October 22-23, 2013. If you are a veteran carpet recycler or someone considering starting a business that incorporates the reclamation of post-consumer carpet, this is the meeting for you. The Entrepreneur Meeting is... more

The New Markets and Products Committee at CARE is interested in gathering information on new products and becoming educated on current products that may already be available in the marketplace. CARE encourages the use of... more

Wesley Chapel, Florida - The Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE) recognized leaders in the field of carpet recycling at the organization's eleventh Annual Conference held April 24 through April 26 at the Saddlebrook Resort here. Sean Ragiel, CARE board member and... more

The Annual Report, released this week by the Carpet America Recovery Effort, reports that CARE members diverted more than 351 million pounds of carpet from U.S. landfills in 2012, up nearly... more

Dalton, GA - August 8, 2012 -The board of directors of Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE) announces its selection of Dr. Robert Peoples as the new executive director of the industry-led coalition dedicated to... more

SEATTLE, June 7, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Carpet recycling has come to the Northwest. A growing number of businesses, both local and national, are developing processes to move carpet out of the waste stream and into... more

BOSTON, May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SelecTech, the manufacturer of SelecTile™ and FreeStyle™ interlocking floor tiles, has always been committed to creating a valuable product from scrap plastics. By using post-consumer carpet scrap to manufacture its... more

CARTHAGE, Mo., May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- 2Q dividend is $.28 per share, an increase of 3.7% versus 2Q 2011... more

Wilton, CT (PRWEB) March 18, 2012 - Rug Pad Corner, the nation's source for quality rug pads, announces that its Ultra Premium rug pad was voted as best felt rug pad for all floors. A poll of thousands of customers revealed that... more

St. Louis MO (March 12, 2012) – Sync Payments, the electronic payments industry’s flooring business payment provider, today announced an exclusive offer that it is only making available to flooring industry businesses including retailers, distributors, wholesalers and... more

CARTHAGE, Mo., Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- First quarter dividend is $.28 per share, an increase of 3.7% versus 1Q 2011... more

Georgia 9th District Congressman Tom Graves will be the featured speaker at the Carpet and Rug Institute's Annual Business Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 9, 2011, from 10 until 11:30 am in the Lecture Hall of... more

CARTHAGE, Mo., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt announced that Susan McCoy, Staff Vice President of Investor Relations, will speak to the investment community at the UBS Building and Building Products Ninth Annual CEO Conference on... more

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 31, 2011 - The level of remodeling and replacement project activity nationally declined in the third quarter of 2011, according to the latest release of the Residential Remodeling Index (RRI) by Hanley Wood. The seasonally adjusted third quarter national composite of the RRI registered a score of... more

A new columnist has been added to FloorBiz which will provide readers with insightful and timely information regarding a plethora of installation issues common to the flooring industry. Stephen Perrera, Owner of Top Floor Installation in Tucson Arizona will be featured as... more

Phoenix AZ (PRWEB) October 18, 2011 - CertifyMeOnline.Net, an online equipment training and certification website, has introduced a training program designed for fall protection in the workplace. OSHA recently updated its requirements for fall protection equipment, such as body belts, harnesses and lanyards. This new program educates trainers and... more

FloorBiz is proud to announce the addition of 3 new features which will provide timely advice and information from the industry's leading authorities on flooring claims, flooring legal issues and search engine optimization tips for... more

Effective immediately, FloorBiz will no longer publish news, columns and classifieds from FCNews publication. As a result, manufacturers and dealers are encouraged to send news, press releases and classifieds directly to <a href="mailto:news@floorbiz.com">news@floorbiz.com</a> along with... more

In Vacuums, the Tennant Co. of Minneapolis, Minnesota, added three new vacuums: The Tennant Lightweight V-LWU-13 commercial upright at the Gold Level; the V-DMU-14 commercial upright at the Silver Level, and V-WA-30 wide-area commercial at the... more


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