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2013-10-09 23:30:29

Oakwood Veneer recently received the “Wood 100” Go-To Market recognition award from Woodworking Network for its website redesign and its impressive social media activity, including the largest Facebook following in the wood veneer industry. Troy, MI (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 “We see innovative marketing as being hand-in-hand with over the top customer service,” says Oakwood Veneer CEO Peter Rodgers. To that end, Oakwood Veneer has been an industry innovator in stocking all the...

2013-10-02 23:32:05

At the 2013 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship, Krank Golf chalked up 4 more World Championship Wins. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Over the past 5 years with 4 different Drivers, Krank Golf has completely dominated the world of distance hitting. The question is how this is possible. Is there more to Krank Golf Drivers than the major golf companies understand? In the past 5 years Cobra, Adams, Ping, Talormade and now Callaway have stepped up to the plate and presented their best...

2013-09-20 11:28:31

Special microscope used to reveal hidden aspects of plant anatomy Why don't trees "bleed" to death when they are injured? Researchers from Virginia Tech, the Georg-August University of Gottingen, Germany, and the Jackson Laboratory of Bar Harbor, Maine, have discovered how "check valves" in wood cells control sap flow and protect trees when they are injured. The study, featured on the cover of the September issue of the American Journal of Botany, used a special microscope to reveal...

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