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Special Focus on the Industry

Upstate Granite Solutions Offers Rock Solid Service, by Peter Marcucci

Greener Pastures: Krukowski Stone Company Began as Wisconsin Dairy Farm,  by Karin Kirk

Training, Safety and Education
   Sponsored by BBI Academy

Countertop Market Trends Seminar Sponsored by ISFA and Park Industries

Sacred Cows May Be Killing Your Business,  by Ed Young

Performance Incentives,  by Ed Hill

Cooling Gadget Offers Summer Workplace Safety, by Merilee Kern

Coverings Offers Educational Sessions and CEU Credits at July Tradeshow

Industry Topics, Tips and Featured Columns

Workaholism or Work Lover? by Cheryl M. Moore

Faucets Can Do That, Now?  by Sharon Koehler

The Stone Detective, by Frederick M. Hueston

Stone Restoration and Maintenance Corner, by Bob Murrell

Stone and Tile Industry News

Knoxville News Sentinel Awards BB Industries Knoxville’s Top Workplaces 2021 Honor

Akemi Announces Platinum 4.0 P+ Epoxyacrylate Adhesive

International Surface Fabrication Association Hires New Content Manager, Editor of Countertops & Architectural Surfaces Magazine

Rocking the Texas Hill Country

2020 Pinnacle Awards: Commercial and Residential Winners

Natural Stone Institute Completes 35th Home with Gary Sinise Foundation

Product Spotlight: Weha Large Shop Cart

Natural Stone Institute Takes Ownership of Natural Stone Sustainability Standard

Artisan Group Announces Stone Sourcing Program with ASG

The Lighter Side

Notable Quotes

These Shorts Are Sure to Be Light, Airy and Hairy, by Sam Venable

The Funny Page, Featuring Cartoons by Mark Anderson

Move Over, Nessie

C is For Cookie, G is for Geode

Extraterrestrial Vintage

I Don’t Know if It’s Art, But I Know What I Like

The Height and Depth of Fashion


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