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Wednesday, May 8, 2013 Sponsored Links The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A Middle East company that produces backings for carpet will build a plant in North Georgia and create 200 jobs, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday. Deal said Mattrex, a Dubai
Sponsored Links The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A major flooring company is considering building a new factory and hiring more than 2,000 workers in northwest Georgia, an area devastated by layoffs after the housing bust. Two people with direct
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Shaw Industries Group Inc., a carpet and wood-flooring maker owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., has quietly acknowledged that it broke Canadian trade laws by exporting hardwood flooring to Canada that was partly made by prison inmates.
The U.S. government is preparing to decide whether to tack additional duties on wood flooring imported from Chinayet another trade dispute between the countries. But this battle has a domestic component, too, pitting American flooring distributors
Maine A wood veneer mill in the northern Maine town of Patten is closing. The Bangor Daily News says Shaw Industries Group Inc., of Dalton, Ga., will close the Appalachian Katahdin mill in the next several weeks, putting 18 employees out of work.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Shaw, headquartered in Dalton, said the acquisition allows it to increase sales and product capacity. Stuart Flooring, based in Stuart, Va., began in 1922 and makes unfinished solid wood flooring and parquet
Other companies on the list with ties to the area include Wells Fargo & Co. (27), BB&T Corp. (30), Edward Jones (31), McDonald’s USA LLC (33), Bank of America (75), Century 21 Real Estate LLC (84), Windstream Communications (102), Coldwell Banker
This was not a typical field trip about the manufacturing of carpet, but instead focused on the other career areas that are also a part of the carpet industry and local economy. The goal of the trip was to inform the students that there are many
The world’s Largest Pie Fight, certified by Guinness World Records. Dalton-based Shaw Industries, the world’s largest carpet maker, achieved that recognition during the company’s Dallas market event on Thursday. The history-making spectacle involved