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Arkema announces the acquisition by Bostik of CMP Specialty Products, the flooring and floor preparation business of US based specialist CGM. This business, which generated US$15 million sales in 2016, offers strong synergies with Bostik. This acquisition fits perfectly with Bostik's strategy to expand in... more

  
 
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... more

  
 
Las Vegas – May 18, 2017 – Early bird registration is now open for The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification’s (IICRC) second-annual technical conference, “The Summit at Lone Mountain.” Held August 9-11, 2017 at Big Sky Resort in Big Sky, Mont., The Summit will feature... more

  
 
CALHOUN, Ga. May 18, 2017 — For the second consecutive year, Mohawk Industries has been named to Forbes’ elite list of America’s Best Large Employers. The company climbed an impressive 82 spots in the magazine’s annual ranking... more

  
 
Troy, N.C. — Capel Rugs has selected the winner of its centennial cookbook contest, Ann Hiatt, rug department manager of Salem Creek in Winston-Salem, N.C... more

  
 
The 49th edition of NeoCon®, the premier, global platform for connecting, learning and conducting business in commercial interiors, will draw more than 50,000 design professionals from across the globe to The Mart, June 12-14... more

  
 
(Dayton, NJ – May 2017) Roxbury New Jersey Public School Officials faced a time-sensitive challenge in creating allergy prevention classroom conditions with the replacement flooring of its Kennedy School kindergarten classroom. In order to provide a setting that would establish and maintain a... more

  
 
Indanapolis, IN. - May 10, 2017 - Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), the 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 2016. The two honors were awarded during the... more

  
 
Indianapolis, IN. - May 10, 2017 - The Annual Report, released this week by the Carpet America Recovery Effort, reports that CARE members diverted more than 488 million pounds of carpet from U.S. landfills in 2016, down nearly... more

  
 
Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Flooring (Carpets and Rugs, Wood, Resilient, Tiles and Others) Market for Residential, Commercial, and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2017 - 2025." According to the report, the global market for flooring was valued at... more

  
 
At Design ‘N Gather, the much-heralded, annual global tile mosaic design competition created by Artaic – Innovative Mosaic (artaic.com) and sponsored by Bostik, the contest’s Grand Prize Winning Project was made public at a lavish and exclusive VIP event hosted at... more

  
 
CALHOUN, Ga. May 8, 2017 — Mohawk was recently named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Videos Category in the 15th Annual American Business AwardsSM... more

  
 
May 9, 2017, Bethany, Conn. -- LATICRETEⓇ SUPERCAPⓇ, a leading manufacturer of premium self-leveling underlayment products delivered through its patented pump truck technology, has hired Clint Schramm as the Director of Marketing. In his new role, Schramm will work closely with the LATICRETE marketing team to... more

  
 
Fort Lee, NJ – May 8, 2017 – Couristan, Inc. a leading importer/manufacturer of fine, quality area rugs, residential broadloom and custom carpeting for the contract and hospitality industries is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Jeff Forwood to the position of National Sales Manager for its Residential Division. In addition, Forwood will be responsible for... more

  
 
CUYAHOGA FALLS, OHIO (MAY 4, 2017) – When seeking new supply chain partners, you typically have choices. It's natural to consider factors such as product performance and pricing levels when deciding with whom to work and how to go about it. Are you overlooking value-added services that... more

  
 
ST. LOUIS, Missouri (May 2, 2017) – The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) announced during its Wood Flooring Expo in Phoenix that Joseph Jones with Nortex/Heartland Hardwood Floors, is the winner of a special edition Lägler TRIO sander. All NWFA members who earned and purchased badges through... more

  
 
ST. LOUIS, Missouri (May 1, 2017) - The National Wood Flooring Association's (NWFA) 2017 Wood Flooring Expo, which was held April 11 - 14 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona, marked the sixth straight year of innovation for the... more

  
 
BALTIMORE, MD., April 27, 2017 – Fishman Flooring Solutions, a leading distributor of flooring and flooring installation products, has presented Mapei with the Fishman Vendor Partner of the Year Award. Mapei is a global producer of specialty products for the flooring industry, including, but not limited to, adhesives, ceramic setting materials, sealants and... more

  
 
Boca Raton, FL – April 26, 2017 – Q.E.P. Co., Inc. today announced it completed the acquisition of the Halex/GCPAT tackstrip and wood underlayment businesses and accompanying assets from GCP Applied Technologies (GCPAT). GCPAT is a leading, global supplier of flooring installation products to the DIY and professional markets and is a recognized... more

  
 
CALHOUN, Ga. April 24, 2017—The 2016 Sustainability Report released by Mohawk Industries online today paints a comprehensive picture of the company’s innovation, passion and commitment to a better tomorrow and illustrates once again why the world’s largest flooring company is also the industry leader in... more

  
 
(FLOWOOD, MS – April 24, 2017) In an effort to provide online training to support tile contracting companies, the National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) is in the process of completing the first year of its Apprenticeship Program. The first year, introduced at Coverings 2016, is broken into six-month increments. The first section focuses on... more

  
 
MANCHESTER, U.K. (20 APRIL, 2017)–Americhem Europe Ltd., a global provider of colour and additive solutions, is completing a plant-wide renovation and redesign of the factory's workflow. This endeavor represents an investment in the company's customers and the industry, and the renovations are designed to... more

  
 
ATLANTA – April 20, 2017 – Interface, Inc. (Nasdaq: TILE), the world’s largest manufacturer of modular carpet, is recognized for its sustainability accomplishments in Paul Hawken’s latest book, “Drawdown – The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming,” released this week. Interface helped fund Project Drawdown and supports... more

  
 
Boca Raton, FL – April 18, 2017 – Q.E.P. Co., Inc. today announced it acquired the assets of Southern Cross Building Products, Inc. Southern Cross is a distributor of flooring accessories, tile and other items related to... more

  
 
ST. LOUIS, Missouri (April 17, 2017) – The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) recognized 41 member companies for community service during the Opening Act held April 11 during the Wood Flooring Expo in... more

  

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