IceStone Introduces New Color

Just in time for the beginning of summer, eco-friendly countertop manufacturer IceStone announced a vibrant new color, Ocean Grass. As always nodding at Mother Nature, Ocean Grass consists of large blue glass with tiny hints of clear and emerald green glass in a white background. Everything done at IceStone is … Read more

Vadara Quartz Announces Expanded Territory Agreement with Ace Granite

Vadara Quartz and Ace Granite have announced their expanded distribution partnership. Under the agreement, Ace Granite, proprietary distributor for Vadara Quartz in Florida, will become the dedicated provider in North and South Carolina with their Charlotte, NC facility serving as the hub for these regions. This alliance focuses on expanding … Read more

GMR Quality Stone Products Offers Nemo Grabo Electric Suction Cup

A new electric vacuum suction cup is now available from GMR Quality Stone Products. Grabo incorporates multiple patents and technological innovations developed by engineers at Nemo Power Tools over the course of several years. Unlike traditional suction cups that are only capable of creating a good seal with flat, clean … Read more

How to Hire Quality Talent for Your Countertop Company

This video from Moraware features Geoffrey Gran, Owner of The Countertop Factory Midwest (TCF). TCF now has 162 employees and is the largest fabricator in Illinois. Their goal from the beginning was to be the best, and hiring great employees has been the key to achieving it. Finding quality talent is … Read more

OSHA Issues Guidance As Non-Essential Businesses Reopen & Employees Return to Work

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued guidance to assist employers reopening non-essential businesses and their employees returning to work during the evolving coronavirus pandemic. The guidance supplements the U.S. Department of Labor and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ previously developed Guidance on Preparing Workplaces … Read more

Vadara Quartz Seeks Distributors for Exclusive Territories

Vadara Quartz is actively seeking distributors within the Pacific Northwest (Washington, Oregon), Rocky Mountains (Colorado, Utah), and Mid-Atlantic (Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, DC Metro) regions. “Our rapid expansion calls for qualified distribution partners to meet the growing demand for Vadara Quartz nationwide,” said Erik Butler, Vice President of Operations at US … Read more

Wilsonart Releases Connected Collection

Wilsonart announced the release of The Connected Collection, available in their boutique Virtual Design Library (VDL). Based on a “separate but connected” story, Wilsonart’s in-house designers drew inspiration from the exploration of how individual surface designs with threads of similarities can work beautifully together, while also able to stand on … Read more

Business Sense: How to Set Up Google My Business For Your Fabrication Shop

By Katherine Gifford of Moraware Google My Business is the modern Yellow Pages. In years past, when someone needed a product or service, they’d flip through the local phone book. Today, the first place people go is… drumroll, please… Google! Yes, people use other search engines like Bing or DuckDuckGo, but … Read more

IWF 2020 Cancels Atlanta Show

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt our lives and enterprises, IWF 2020 and the global woodworking industry it serves are not immune to such intrusion. That inescapable reality lies at the heart of the difficult decision to cancel this year’s event. This unavoidable action comes only after long, intense … Read more

ISFA Provides Member Training

Moksh CAD will host a webinar on June 17th at 2:00 PM EST covering ways it can help fabricators lower costs and focus on bidding on new business. The company handles back-end processes, providing 24/7 services and support with estimation, CNC programming, CAD, data entry and many other tasks. Moksh CAD has … Read more