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    RD Weis makes NeoCon local, intimate

RD Weis makes NeoCon local, intimate

Sixth annual post-show review is a hit Oct. 7/14 2013; Volume 27/number 12 By Melissa McGuire New York—Architects, designers, end users and facility managers from the New York City metropolitan area recently came together for RD Weis’ sixth annual NeoCon review held here Sept. 25. “A lot of people can’t get to Chicago for NeoCon, whether it’s due to travel restrictions, timing or just because the show is overwhelming from a

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    Starnet Annual Meeting & Convention: Optimism returns as members see hope on the horizon

Starnet Annual Meeting & Convention: Optimism returns as members see hope on the horizon

MARCO ISLAND, FLA.—Though the commercial market continues to plod through the recession as its residential counterpart starts the recovery process, optimism was in the air at the annual meeting of the Starnet Worldwide Commercial Flooring Partnership. While most admit a light will not come, unfortunately, until 2011/2012, they feel as if the segment has pretty much bottomed out and this year may even be better than 2009. Under the theme,

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    Sustainability: Stories of success range from manufacturer to dealer

Sustainability: Stories of success range from manufacturer to dealer

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the definition of sustainability calls for “policies and strategies that meet society’s present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” While every area of the industry has made vast strides in making itself and its products more sustainable, perhaps no category has done more than carpet. From fiber makers down to the individual family business, stories of

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Armstrong Flooring recognizes another Elite Retailer

Lancaster, Pa.—Floortrends, a family owned business that began in 1967 as Kawartha Karpet & Tile, is Armstrong Flooring’s newest Canadian Elite Retailer. It is the first Elite location for the

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Armstrong Flooring announces price increases

Lancaster, Pa.—Armstrong Flooring will initiate a 3% to 6% price increase on select residential and commercial sheet and vinyl composition tile products in the United States and, due to continued exchange rate

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American OEM obtains renewed status of CARB ULEF exemption

Burns, Tenn.—American OEM has obtained renewed status of its CARB ULEF exemption on engineered wood flooring products. This renewal was granted after a perfect record of passing indoor air quality

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