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Calling All Fabricators Stiles Machinery Technology Tour Beckons B Y R Y A N E W A G N E R very issue of Surface & Panel focuses on the end use of composite panels and decorative surfaces with respect to the creation of some of the most beautiful kitchens, baths, closets, store fixtures, office and residential furniture, and healthcare and hospitality environments. We believe the panel processing industry in North America is emerging fast and strong, and we look to other areas of the world for trends in both design and production. When asked if I would be interested in covering the latest Technology Tour for Stiles Machinery, I happily said “of course,” as we believe that what a technology company is working hard to convey to its customers is exactly what we write about in every issue. CONTINUED ON PAGE 38 � 36