The 12th Annual Alan Greenberg Charity Golf Tournament hosted by CCA Global Partners brought together floor covering industry colleagues at Barnsley Gardens resort located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountainsin Adairsville, Ga.,for a round of golf to benefit the Floor Covering Industry Foundation (FCIF).
Seizure and Forfeiture Orders were issued by the US International Trade Commission (ITC) against multiple companies attempting to import containers of laminate flooring that infringe upon Unilin’s pioneering glueless locking patents.
Led by a steep 31.7 percent decline in multifamily production, nationwide housing starts fell 14.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 956,000 units in August, according to newly released figures from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.
Final preparations are under way for the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, Oct. 22-24 at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.
Hardwood flooring distributor Philadelphia Floor Store (PFS) recently added a new video to its “how-to” series. This step-by-step guide to installing an exotic plank "click" floating prefinished hardwood floor offers solutions for common problems such as hollow sounds, bounce, and climate control changes.
Quick-Step recently launched its online “Design Guide.” The primary goal of the Design Guide is to make it easier for consumers to choose the right Quick-Step floor.
In a transaction designed to accelerate growth, Michigan-based Scott Group Custom Carpets LLC has acquired Texas-based Hokanson Carpets Inc. The acquisition will allow Scott Group, which focuses on designing and producing luxury carpets and rugs for the private aviation and architectural-design markets, to expand its geographical footprint and to move aggressively into the residential design sector
The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) installed Sandy K. Field, CBT, CIT, as its 60th national president during NAWIC’s Annual Meeting and Convention in Indianapolis on Sept. 5. Field, office/HR manager for Horizon Group International, has been a member of NAWIC’s Houston, Texas Chapter since 2005.
Tesoro's new Chicago series recreates the the look of vintage Chicago brick, according to the company.
Soniclean has launched its Soft Carpet vacuum cleaner to address the growing demand for a vacuum cleaner capable of successfully cleaning luxurious ultra soft style carpeting, according to the company.
John McDevitt, former 3M corporate economist now semi-retired outlines the state of the economy and its many parts, discussing the most recent jobs report, the number of people out of work, the number of people working part-time and wanting fulltime employment and what this means for consumer spending long and short term.