MGroup™ Announces a New Supply Chain for Quartz Countertops Commencing January 1, MGroup™ will produce all quartz slabs and fabricate cut-to-size orders in countries other than China, for US domestic projects. Quartz slab production will come from low cost resources, primarily in Eastern Europe, providing a high quality, relatively low cost source. Currently the quartz [...]
While the protracted Trade War with China might be showing some easing, the long term prognosis is still “cloudy” as to whether we have seen the worst regarding the ongoing negotiations.
Come see MGroup™, a CFRST Approved Vendor, at the Marriott Connect Conference next week, December 17-19th. We would like the opportunity to discuss how we can help you with your next project, including just announced, new options in the countertop programs. MGroup™ and its sister companies, Mstone™ and Mshower™, offer specified products like shower pans, vanity [...]
We received some good news on the subject of the ongoing Trade War with China. President Trump and President Xi of China met at the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina and have reached the following agreements.
Cambria Anti-Dumping Claims Against the China Quartz Suppliers Last month, an action by Cambria was initiated against the China Quartz suppliers and fabricators in an anti-dumping action. Cambria was for many years the sole exclusive producer in the US for quartz that was made on the Italian Breton technology. They asked the USITC, U. S. International [...]
Jeff Murillo, from Emaar Properties, Dubai, visited the Gainwell factory recently to discuss Emaar’s two major hotel brands, The Address 5-star projects and Rove “lifestyle” hotels in Dubai. While in China, Murillo met with several members of the MGroup™ and Gainwell team includingDoris Lee, MGS General Manager, Nora Huang, International Sales Manager – Gainwell, and [...]
President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, Croatia’s first female head of state, visited MGroup’s Eastern European furniture production partner, Ancona Group, recently.
MGroup™ announces the promotion of Marilynn Kaufmann, previously Account Manager – South Florida and Selected Northeastern Accounts to Market Manager – Mteriors™ Rugs and Carpets.
Sometimes my business travels take me directly to the site of front page news, sometimes of a very tragic nature. On Wednesday morning, the day I arrived in London, a small fire was reported in a 24 story residential tower block in West London, just off the Hammersmith & City tube line, in Kensington, one [...]
We recently provided LVT flooring to a Holiday Inn in Orlando. We followed up after installation, and, when asked about the floors, the General Manager laughed and said, "They are incredible! The owner and I can't get over how great they look every time we walk on them!” When we asked how they compared to others on the market, [...]