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    Carpet industry donates carpet tile to charities

Carpet industry donates carpet tile to charities

Chicago—Nearly 11,000 pounds of carpet were discarded from showrooms at TheMART in Chicago since NeoCon 2017. Instead of taking the used carpet to landfills, carpet manufacturers and local non-profit organizations have collaborated to repurpose the carpet for social good. Designs for Dignity, one of the nonprofit collaborators, will use the carpet to renovate the workspaces of other Illinois nonprofits. This partnership is viewed as a win-win-win as carpet tile is diverted from landfills

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    Daltile Gallery hosts hundreds at annual NeoCon luncheon

Daltile Gallery hosts hundreds at annual NeoCon luncheon

Chicago—Daltile’s Chicago Design Gallery recently welcomed over 500 architects, designers and other customers to its annual “Parked At NeoCon” lunch event. Held every year during the international NeoCon commercial design tradeshow, Daltile’s luncheon showcased the brand’s exciting new products and gave NeoCon attendees a nice, relaxing oasis from the miles-long tradeshow held just across the street in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart. Daltile’s Chicago Design Gallery is part of the brand’s vast

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    NeoCon preview: Commercial products take center stage

NeoCon preview: Commercial products take center stage

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    Record attendance at 2016 NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention

Record attendance at 2016 NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention

Chicago—For the seventh consecutive year the North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) and North American Building Material Distribution Association (NBMDA) brought together distribution professionals throughout the leading floor covering, specialty building material, cabinetry and woodworking industries to network, engage, learn and grow their businesses. The 2016 event held at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, Nov. 1-3, was a record year with 940 attendees. At the convention, attendees participated

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    Shaw and HGTV to open voting for Urban Oasis sweepstakes

Shaw and HGTV to open voting for Urban Oasis sweepstakes

DALTON—HGTV and Shaw fans can begin registering online for a chance to win a 1,000-square-foot space designed by HGTV’s popular interior designer Vern Yip. The residence will be the grand prize of the HGTV Urban Oasis Giveaway, in which viewers can enter online daily at HGTV.com or HGTV’s FrontDoor.com for a chance to win, starting August 18 at 9 a.m. ET and continuing through October 7 at 5 p.m. ET.

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CTEF to hold CTI, ACT demonstrations at TISE

Pendleton, S.C.—The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), which provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry, will be conducting ongoing demonstrations of the

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Retail Lead Management builds new integrations with flooring ERP systems

Columbus, Ohio—Retail Lead Management has recently completed the development of its initial integrations with two flooring ERP systems: RollMaster and RFMS. The company is also scheduled to launch its Qfloors

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Scott Group Studio names new co-CEOs, chairman

Grand Rapids, Mich.—Scott Group Studio, a leading designer and manufacturer of custom, handmade luxury carpets, has named John Hart and Tim Hill as co-chief executive officers. Hart has a 20-year

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