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    Adore Floors announces new director of commercial flooring

Adore Floors announces new director of commercial flooring

Farmingdale, N.Y. — Adore Floors, the world’s leading manufacturer of Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT),  appointed Barry Ferman as director of commercial flooring.  In this role, Ferman will work closely with commercial designers and architects to provide advice, guidance and specification for flooring needs. 

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    Gary Fisher tapped for top marketing post at Beaulieu

Gary Fisher tapped for top marketing post at Beaulieu

Dalton — A key individual behind Capital One’s “What’s in your wallet?” campaign and the appeal of L’Oreal cosmetics will be guiding the marketing campaigns for Beaulieu of America. After an extensive search, Ralph Boe, CEO of Beaulieu Group, announced the selection of Gary Fisher as executive vice president of marketing for the company’s residential products.

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FCICA to host fourth webinar

West Bloomfield, Mich.  – The Floor Covering Installation Contractors Association (FCICA) will host its fourth webinar on November 7, 2012 at 11:00 am EST. During the event, Christopher Capobianco will present “The Fascinating World of Cork.” This introductory webinar will focus on cork floors, particularly how they have been used for over a hundred years but in the past decades have made a “comeback” because of their sustainable characteristics, functionality

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Teragren announces new distribution partnership in the Gulf

Bainbridge Island, Wash. – Teragren, the nation’s leading manufacturer of fine bamboo flooring, panels, veneer and worktops, has recently announced a new distribution partnership with Bolick Distributors. Under the terms of the new agreement, the Baton Rouge, La., based distributor will now offer Teragren’s line of rapidly renewable and premiere quality bamboo flooring throughout their network in Louisiana and Mississippi.

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    Domotex enhances upcoming 2013 show

Domotex enhances upcoming 2013 show

Hannover, Germany – Following a highly successful Domotex 2012, the organizers of the leading trade fair for carpets and floor coverings are busy enhancing the show for more global appeal. Some 1,400 companies from 60 countries will exhibit their latest collections in Hannover from January 12-15, where they will host trade visitors from more than 80 countries. A large percentage of Domotex visitors are buyers, architects, interior designers and members

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Karndean updates Premium Art Select Woods Collection with new designs, colors

Karndean Designflooring expanded its premium Art Select Woods collection by adding eleven new skillfully-crafted designs that replicate natural timber. These new designs add to the versatility and realism that designers, architects and home owners have come to expect from Karndean.

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    CFI travels to Chile to share installation expertise

CFI travels to Chile to share installation expertise

Santiago, Chile – On the first evening of their trip to Chile, the International Certified Flooring Installers Association’s  (CFI) CEO Jim Walker and six CFI team members were stuck in an elevator between floors after an earthquake of 5.5 magnitude struck the Santiago region. The CFI team contacted maintenance personnel to get help; they had to crawl up to a higher floor to get to safety.  Though a bit rattled, the CFI

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Mullican products featured in 2012 season of A&E’s “Flipping Boston”

Johnson City, Tenn. – Mullican Flooring, a leading manufacturer of quality hardwood floors, has provided flooring for two episodes featured in the second season of “Flipping Boston,” a popular TV series on the A&E channel.

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    Beaulieu of America receives award for “No Excuses” program

Beaulieu of America receives award for “No Excuses” program

Dalton – In a successful promotional program with Floor To Ceiling called “No Excuses,” Beaulieu received special recognition from the group at the recent Preferred Brands Mid-Summer Members Convention. Floor To Ceiling is a network of approximately 200 independently owned and operated decorator showrooms and is part of Preferred Brands, a Midwest-based company that is also parent to World of Floors, a leading floor covering retail chain.

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    Karndean Designflooring launches interactive visualizer tool for commercial users

Karndean Designflooring launches interactive visualizer tool for commercial users

Export, Pa. – Karndean Designflooring introduced a commercial version of its online floor-visualizing program, Commercial Floorstyle. This new tool allows designers, architects and specifiers to view Karndean’s flooring ranges in a variety of commercial settings that include offices, hospitality, retail, education, housebuild and healthcare.

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NTCA announces new president

The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) would like to thank president Nyle Wadford for his outstanding service to the tile industry and the association. Wadford, president of Neuse Tile Service in Youngville, N.C., is in the process of finishing his two-year term as NTCA president. Under his leadership, along with the support of the NTCA Executive Committee and Board of Directors, the association has experienced record growth in one of

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Invista Performance Surfaces & Materials invests $20 million in production optimization

Kennesaw, Ga. – Invista’s Performance Surfaces & Materials business is optimizing its production capacity with a $20 million investment across its North American manufacturing facilities. This investment will allow the company to better focus its capabilities on the markets it serves, increasing speed-to-market of new innovations.

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    EPA delays lead paint rule for commercial buildings

EPA delays lead paint rule for commercial buildings

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has delayed its plans to expand the Lead: Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule to commercial buildings until 2015, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported. The existing rule that governs any single-family housing continues to apply, including multi-family residential units that are part of mixed-use construction, or any commercial space where a child under the age of six resides or regularly visits, such as

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AmericasMart Atlanta establishes Home & Rug floor, Four Hands relocates and expands

Atlanta – In a move to address the changing needs of customers, AmericasMart Atlanta is rebranding Floor 4 of Building 1 in the AmericasMart complex by integrating home furnishings and home accents with area rugs. The new Home & Rug floor will unveil its expanded product mix during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, January 9-16.

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Decorating Den Interiors offers online design inspiration for room makeovers

Easton, Md. – Decorating Den Interiors created a new website showcasing award-winning room makeovers from this year’s International Dream Room contest. The site (www.decoratingden.com/showcase/2012) features winning interior designs judged by an esteemed panel of international home furnishings journalists.

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USG expands tile, flooring salesforce

Chicago—USG Corp.’s Tile and Flooring Solutions group is reorganizing and expanding its team to better support its customers and its expanding portfolio of innovative products and solutions. Steve Bjorklund was

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Creating Your Space introduces new features

San Rafael, Calif.—Creating Your Space is introducing a host of innovations for 2018. These introductions include programmatic advertising, YouTube advertising, a “More Like This” feature as well as an e-commerce

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T&L Distributing partners with Tarkett

Houston—T&L Distributing has entered a distribution partnership with Tarkett. Through this collaboration, T&L Distributing will immediately begin offering Tarkett’s resilient residential and commercial products, including Tarkett’s Johnsonite brand, to its

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