FCLC Releases First Phase Of Installation Research Findings

In August 2017, the Floor Covering Leadership Council (FCLC) commissioned an independent research firm to conduct a multi-phase study to quantify the scope and severity of the lack of installation professionals on the flooring industry’s sustainability and growth. Chicago-based research firm, Blackstone Group, was contracted to conduct the research which focused on businesses that purchased […]

FCLC’s Installation Research Project is producing valuable insights

Members of the Floor Covering Leadership Council (FCLC) united on April 13, 2018, in Tampa, Florida, to hear preliminary results of the FCLC installation labor force research initiative currently being conducted by The Blackstone Group Inc., a Chicago-based research firm. The initiative will provide an in-depth look at the current and future state of the […]

Floor Covering Leadership Council (FCLC) Announces Research Initiative Addressing Leading Industry Issue: the Installation Crisis

Industry Leaders Unanimously Vote to Take Next Steps Toward Resolving Issue January 16, 2018—The Floor Covering Leadership Council announced today the commissioning of a strategic research initiative to lead the industry through the next phase of resolving the flooring installation crisis. Installation has prevailed as the top industry concern for several years, and while a […]