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Monday, June 26, 2017

NeoCon 2017 Records 7% Increase in Attendance

(Chicago, IL – June 2017) NeoCon has further established itself as the commercial design’s launch pad for forward-thinking ideas and products and most important annual forum for connecting leaders in the industry. It yet again proved that it is the world’s premier platform for commercial design as it took over The Mart from...read more

NTCA Announces New Five Star Contractors

(FLOWOOD, MS – June 21, 2017) The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) is proud to announce the acceptance of two of its members, The Stuart Company and D.W. Sanders Tile & Stone Contracting, as Five Star Contractors...read more

NWFA Completes 14th Home with Gary Sinise Foundation

ST. LOUIS, Missouri (June 20, 2017) – The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) has provided flooring for its 14th home in partnership with the Gary Sinise Foundation R.I.S.E. program (Restoring Independence Supporting Empowerment). The R.I.S.E. program builds custom, specially adapted smart homes for severely wounded veterans and...read more

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Monday, June 26, 2017



What's New

Monday, June 26, 2017

The New Material Effects from ABK Crossroad at Cersaie 2017

Finale Emilia, 21 June 2017 – Consisting of three original and versatile collections due to be officially launched at this year’s Cersaie in Bologna, ABK’s new Crossroad range stands out for its unique blend of materials and colours and marks a new milestone in minimalist style surfaces. Chalk, Wood and Brick, the three individual collections in...read more

Freely Creative, The New CIR Products at Cersaie 2017

Casalgrande, 26 June 2017 – “Free your imagination” is the invitation from CIR those who want to experiment, invent and make each project unique and special. It’s an invitation that will be renewed at the next Cersaie, in Bologna from 25 to 29 September, where the Reggio Emilia company Cersaie will present new collections and new solutions, all strictly...read more

Havwoods International Debuts PurePlank to North America

LONDON—Hardwood flooring company Havwoods International is excited to introduce a new flooring solution ideal for large-scale developments in North America. In response to rising demand within the development sector and the launch of Havwoods International’s US operations, the UK-based flooring supplier presents...read more

Product Spotlight

Monday, June 26, 2017

Masland Contract Addresses Vertical Markets at NeoCon® 2017

CHICAGO -- Masland Contract expands the options for every aspect of the commercial contract business with its strong showings at NeoCon® 2017. Held from June 12-14, 2017 at The Mart in Chicago, NeoCon® has evolved into one of the most recognized and attended trade shows in the industry. The show continues to...read more

Four Sisters - Featured Rug this Month

Boardwalk Collection features loop-tufting, hand-tufting, and felted yarns creating a montage of visual and textural luxury. Hand-crafted in premium wool, cotton, and viscose, this collection features a panoply of elegant textures and rich colors. Handmade in India...read more

Introducing the Refreshed Chapter 11 - Align

Known for its clean lines and geometric shapes in three distinct natural stones, the revamped version of Chapter 11 – Align carries on this same tradition with some exciting new additions. This updated version introduces two new field tile sizes, two mosaic patterns, and Drawn Stone elements that...read more

On the Move

Monday, June 26, 2017

Bergen Joins Ecore Board of Directors

Lancaster, PA (June 2, 2017) – Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into performance surfaces that make people’s lives better, has added Jan Loeffler Bergen, president and CEO of Lancaster General Health system in Lancaster, Pa., to its Board of Directors. Bergen brings more than 30 years of healthcare experience including...read more

Bostik appoints new Architectural Project Manager

Bostik, Inc. (bostik.com/us), a world leader in specialty adhesives and installation systems for building construction, has announced that Ben Aulick has joined its staff as Architectural Specification Program Manager. In this position, which is new to Bostik, he will be developing and maintaining the firm’s...read more

SCHÖNOX STRENGTHENS TIES WITH SPECIFIERS

Laurie Baatz, the Director of Market Development with HPS Schönox, is spearheading the company’s efforts to enhance support for the architecture and design community. The company is taking proactive steps to cover the continuum of product and technical support needed for the A&D sector through the project planning process all the way to professional floor installers and contractors. read more

Events

Monday, June 26, 2017

NeoCon 2017 Records 7% Increase in Attendance

(Chicago, IL – June 2017) NeoCon has further established itself as the commercial design’s launch pad for forward-thinking ideas and products and most important annual forum for connecting leaders in the industry. It yet again proved that it is the world’s premier platform for commercial design as it took over The Mart from...read more

IICRC Summit Conference Adds CIRI Science Symposium

Las Vegas – June 12, 2017 – The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is adding a Science Symposium to its Technical Conference, held Aug. 9 – 11, at the Big Sky Resort in Big Sky, Mont. The Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI) will join the IICRC for a special discussion on...read more

NEOCON®, JUNE 12-14, 2017 The Mart, Chicago Commercial Design From Every Angle

Encompassing a powerful confluence of the latest products, trends and innovations, NeoCon® is the premier global platform for commercial interiors. Held June 12-14 at The Mart in Chicago, the three-day tradeshow and conference highlights thousands of game-changing new solutions for the workplace, hospitality, retail, healthcare, education, public space and...read more

Arley Wholesale announces 15th Annual Expo

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...read more

Early Bird Registration Open for IICRC’s Technical Conference

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...read more