• USTR finalizes tariffs on Chinese imports

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018

    [Washington] The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) today released a list of approximately $200 billion worth of Chinese imports ...
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  • FCW Around the World

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018

    Just like the products of the flooring industry, Floor Covering Weekly has made its rounds around the globe. This summer, the FCW team along with indu...
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  • The state of wood imports

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018

    Importing hardwood flooring products has its risks and rewards, according to industry experts. Until last year, hardwood imports were on the rise — in...
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  • Sourcing strong: Import strategies take shape

    Monday, September 17, 2018

    As uncertainty swirls around the as-yet-to-be-determined tariffs, U.S. importers across all industries are facing challenges on the potential impact o...
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  • Imports by the numbers

    Monday, September 17, 2018

    Imports are a strong segment of the U.S. economy, according to U.S. Census figures. In 2017, total U.S. trade with foreign countries was $5.2 trillion...
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  • Tri-West president provides a Gage on the industry

    Thursday, September 13, 2018

    Allen Gage started in the flooring business right out of college in 1979, selling carpet for the William Volker Company. Three years later, he took a ...
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  • Q.E.P to acquire certain assets of Kraus Group

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018

    [Boca Raton, Fla.] Q.E.P. Co., Inc. announced today it agreed to acquire certain assets of Kraus Group.  Kraus is a North American distributor of...
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  • Area rugs celebrate color & style

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018

    Ultra Violet, Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2018, has been the latest color trend to hit home fashions, including area rugs. “Our team is fantastic ...
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  • Cozy in the kitchen with rugs

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018

    By Ryane DeFalco  When looking for a new home or planning a remodel, the kitchen is often considered the most important room. And while it’s an e...
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  • 5 ombré flooring products to make you say 'oh wow'

    Monday, September 10, 2018

    By Ryane DeFalco  Ombré isn’t just a popular hair style or trending Instagram tag — it’s a style craze that is showing up more and more in reside...
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Calendar of Events

Aligned Conference - Promoboxx
October 3 - October 5, 2018
Boston, MA
FCICA - Mid Year Convention
October 3 - October 5, 2018
NFA - National Floorcovering Alliance
October 17 - October 18, 2018
Rhode Island
Starnet Fall Meeting
October 19 - October 21, 2018
San Antonio, TX
Total Solutions Plus (NTCA+CTDA+TCNA)
October 27 - October 30, 2018
Grapevine, TX
NAFCD & NBMDA Convention
November 6 - November 8, 2018
Dallas, TX
The International Surface Event
January 23 - January 25, 2019
Las Vegas, NV - Mandalay Bay Convention Center
February 28 - March 2, 2019
Atlanta, GA - Hall A2-A3 Georgia World Congress Center