Features


  • Innovation drives growth in laminate

    Tuesday, January 16, 2018

    While laminate continues to face challenges from new resilient, rigid core and multilayer flooring, manufacturers are optimistic that innovation and a...
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  • Optimism abounds for carpet category

    Monday, January 15, 2018

    Innovative products are expected to grow residential business in 2018. Shaw, for example, is putting money behind its efforts. “Growth will come from ...
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  • Atlanta & beyond: regional show extends its reach

    Friday, January 12, 2018

    [Atlanta] The Southeast Flooring Market, a regional show held here Jan. 3 - 4 showcasing more than 60 flooring vendors, has been in steady growth mode...
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  • Resilient to gain more ground

    Thursday, January 11, 2018

    Thanks to innovations in luxury vinyl tile (LVT) and multilayer flooring (MLF) , the resilient category has continued to gain market share over the pa...
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  • Tile & stone await opportunity in the new year

    Tuesday, January 09, 2018

    While 2017 brought overall gains to the tile sector — and, with the exception of luxury vinyl tile (LVT), was the fastest growing category — flooring ...
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  • Wood’s inherent attributes position it for growth

    Monday, January 08, 2018

    After experiencing modest gains in 2017 , hardwood suppliers are positioning themselves for another year of steady growth by banking on strong consume...
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  • Hannover Fairs USA to launch Domotex in the US

    Friday, January 05, 2018

    [Chicago] Hannover Fairs USA announced it will debut Domotex USA, focused on the American residential floor covering industry in Atlanta, from Fe...
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  • Multilayer flooring category sees growth & change

    Wednesday, January 03, 2018

    In just a few short years, the multilayer flooring (MLF) category has come a long way. The segment first hit the scene in 2013 in the U.S. when USFloo...
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  • Stainmaster PetProtect extends success with LVF

    Wednesday, January 03, 2018

    Invista expects another hit flooring product with its Stainmaster PetProtect Luxury Vinyl Flooring (LVF) , introduced a year ago at Surfaces and in sh...
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  • CFL’s Atroguard meets market needs

    Tuesday, January 02, 2018

    [Jiashan, China] When CFL brought Atroguard to market in 2013 it did so with the intention of offering a product that combines the natural visuals of ...
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Calendar of Events

World Market Center
January 28 - February 1, 2018
Las Vegas, NV
The International Surface Event
January 30 - February 1, 2018
Las Vegas, NV - Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Alliance Flooring, Inc./Carpet Plus
February 25 - February 28, 2018
FCICA
March 18 - March 20, 2018
DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR – 20th Anniversary
March 20 - March 22, 2018
Shanghai, China. Shanghai New International Expo Centre