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Shaw Industries Exiting the Area Rug Business

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DALTON, Ga.–Shaw Industries has announced that it is exiting the area rug business and plans to convert its Ringgold, Ga., rug facility to a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility for luxury vinyl tile. “The economics of the rug business today simply do not allow for future growth or encourage further investment,” said Vance Bell, chairman and CEO.More »

Shaw Industries to Build Facility in Bartow County

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RINGGOLD, Ga.–Shaw Industries plans to erect a facility to manufacture modular carpet tiles in Adairsville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal announced the plan last week, which the company said will be an $85 million investment and create 500 new jobs. Slated to begin construction next year, the facility will be 600,000 toMore »