Video: How to Build Company Culture In Your Fab Shop During COVID-19

In this video from Moraware, industry veteran Geoffrey Gran, the owner of The Countertop Factory Midwest, shares how he’s been able to build and maintain great company culture during the coronavirus pandemic.  You may also be interested in this article: OSHA Adopts Revised Enforcement Policies For Coronavirus

OSHA Adopts Revised Enforcement Policies For Coronavirus

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has adopted revised policies for enforcing OSHA’s requirements with respect to coronavirus as economies reopen in states throughout the country. Throughout the course of the pandemic, understanding about the transmission and prevention of infection has improved. The government and the private sector have … Read more

Artisan Group Members Manufacture Intubation Boxes to Help Fight COVID-19

Artisan Group, a network of countertop fabrication professionals, announced its members are now manufacturing intubation box shields to protect ER medical professionals from COVID-19 when they intubate a patient. Members are providing these shields to hospitals at no cost. Thus far, 12 intubation box shields have been provided to hospitals … Read more

Business Sense: COVID-19 Crisis Conversations

By Katherine Gifford of Moraware We Talked to 3 Countertop Shops During the COVID-19 Crisis It’s a trying time right now for businesses deemed non-essential in certain areas. Some countertop shops seem to be doing just fine, while some shops across the globe are closing their doors until further notice. … Read more

Tenax Introduces Quartz Extraclean Pro

Quartz Extraclean Pro from Tenax is a new solvent-based cleaner for hard surfaces. Extraclean Pro penetrates the pores of the material to remove grease that can make its way into the quartz. Slab handling equipment makes moving quartz and engineered stone slabs easier. However, these machines can leave their mark … Read more

Braxton-Bragg Adds New Team Members

Braxton-Bragg has hired Shawn Rice to manage its outside sales efforts. Rice has more than 25 years of experience in strategy and sales with strong market and product development skills. Rice will manage the rapidly-growing outside sales team, adding sales associates and vans in new regions, while working hand-in-hand with … Read more

Cosentino Announces Cosentino Center Virtual Visits

To showcase its continued support to its customers during these unprecedented times, Cosentino announced the Cosentino Center Virtual Visit Experience, allowing customers to select material for their projects from the safety of their home. These virtual assistance video calls are now available in all Cosentino US showrooms from Monday to … Read more

BLANCO Introduces the RIVANA Faucet Collection

BLANCO introduced the RIVANA faucet collection to its line of options. Featuring modern, geometric styling with functionality home chefs will appreciate, the new BLANCO RIVANA collection includes semi-professional, pull-down and bar faucet options along with a coordinating soap dispenser. Available in Polished Chrome and Stainless Finish, the RIVANA semi-professional and … Read more

Conditions for Home Contractors Begin to Stabilize

According to an article recently released by Qualified Remodeler, a new weekly survey of home-improvement contractors shows that conditions have improved after the initial COVID-19 lockdown crisis. If you would like to keep track of conditions yourself, the Farnsworth Group and Home Improvement Research Institute (HIRI) provide frequent updates on … Read more

NEOLITH Announces New Vice President of Sales & Operations of North America

Neolith® announced the appointment of James Amendola as its Vice President of Sales and Operations of North America. This follows the appointment of José Luis Ramón Moreno as CEO in March and Sagi Cohen as Advisory Board Member in November 2019. Amendola brings extensive knowledge and experience to Neolith, accrued … Read more