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Diversifying for success

In this edition of the Stone World Fabricator E-News, Atlas Marble and Granite of Springfield, NJ, is featured in "Inside the Shop."


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Joining forces for a safe work environment

A few weeks ago, I met Jonathan Mitnick, vice president of CCS Stone, Inc., managing partner of Marble Devices, U.S. and current chair of the Marble Institute of America (MIA) Safety Committee


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Weathering the storm

A few months ago, I drove up to Massachusetts to visit Cumar, Inc., who is featured in this edition of the Stone World Fabricator E-News.


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A joint venture in tile

GrizForm Design Architects joined forces with restaurateur Mark Kuller to create Doi Moi, a new restaurant and lounge in Washington, DC, which features an assortment of porcelain tile
Last year, award-winning firm GrizForm Design Architects partnered with restaurateur Mark Kuller to create Doi Moi


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Investing in success

I just returned from the Colorado Yule quarry in Marble, CO. This quarry was actually one of the first I visited when I started out at Stone World.


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Setting a new standard for stone

In recent years, the green building movement has picked up speed. What many might have thought was just a trend at the time, has proven that it is now a way of thinking - and designing.


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Learning from each other

The last few weeks I have been busy traveling. One of my stops was to the MIA/Stone World Stone Summit in Dulles, VA, which was hosted by MS International at its showroom/ warehouse facility. 


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A lesson learned

Since the May issue of Stone World was published, there has been quite a stir among members of the stone industry, and as well there should be.


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Thinking outside the box

Earlier this week I was in New York City for the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF), which is held annually at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.


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Observations from the field

I just returned from Coverings, and while the show certainly kept me busy, I heard mixed reactions when speaking to those who exhibited.


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In this issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design, we take a look at the latest developments in TPT, with a feature article and you can read more comments from Waldrep on this subject as well as other industry professionals.

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