Notes from the CEO

/Notes from the CEO
18 07, 2019

Executive Summary on Present Anti-Dumping and Tariff Guidelines for Quartz and Millwork

2019-07-18T14:21:00-04:00July 18th, 2019|Notes from the CEO|

Thank you for your continued support of MGroup™ and its brands, Mstone®, Mshower® Mteriors® and Gainwell International ™.   We have sent regular communications with fellow executives in the hospitality industry on the subjects of anti-dumping and additional duties and tariffs facing our industry beginning in April 2018, when the first glimpses of these politically-motivated anti-dumping [...]

2 01, 2019

MGroup™ Announces a New Supply Chain for Quartz Countertops

2019-01-02T16:47:51-04:00January 2nd, 2019|Notes from the CEO|

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 [...]

28 06, 2018

Cambria Anti-Dumping

2018-06-28T15:13:09-04:00June 28th, 2018|Notes from the CEO|

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 [...]

20 06, 2017

Why Conformance to Specifications Saves Lives

2017-06-20T13:26:25-04:00June 20th, 2017|Notes from the CEO|

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 [...]