Globe Marble & Granite of Wood-Ridge, NJ, recently changed its name to “Peter Brooks Stone Works.” “There has been no change in management, and we will be providing the same products and personalized service on which we have built our reputation in the industry,” stated company owner Peter Brooks, who said the company is focused on custom design and creation of stone products such as countertops, islands, vanities, bartops, fireplaces, tables, tub surrounds and more. The company remains located at 185 Berger Street, Wood-Ridge, NJ 07075, and its phone number is 201-460-7505. For more information on Peter Brooks Stone Works, visit

Mapei, a leader in the manufacturing of adhesives, sealants and chemical products for the construction industry, recently acquired a production plant in Ruse, Bulgaria, from Orgachim, a Bulgarian company that manufactures varnishes and paints. This plant is dedicated to the production of ceramic tile adhesives and thermal insulation systems. The plant, located in a strategic position at the border between Romania and Bulgaria, consists of an area of more than 150,000 square feet.

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