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Navigating the Waves of Uncertainty: A Blueprint for Businesses and Families in 2024

  • February 21, 2024
  • by Columbia Forest Products

Uncertainty. The word alone can be unsettling. Most of us are comfortable with certainty. We can count on the sun rising. We trust that our alarm clock will go off at 7:15 every morning, with just enough time to shower, brush our teeth, get dressed, grab lunch and pile the kids into the car to […]

From Year of Pink to Year of Blue?

  • February 20, 2024
  • by Columbia Forest Products

Everyone knows that 2023 was the year of pink. From ice cream to clothes to toys, Barbie fever took over. It may not be a struggle for you to recall the week your friends and families were rushing to the theater for Barbenheimer. The team at Columbia Forest Products even got in on the fun […]

Meet Fred Mitchell: A Journey of Growth, Leadership and Family at CFP

  • February 19, 2024
  • by Columbia Forest Products

Fred Mitchell started with Columbia Forest Products on May 19, 1997, when he was only 23 years old. During his final year studying Wood Science and Business Administration at North Carolina State University, a professor encouraged him to start looking for job prospects and attend a career fair. It was there that Fred interviewed for, […]

March 2024 Message from our CEO

  • February 15, 2024
  • by Columbia Forest Products

A Goal We Should Talk More About It should surprise no one that a manufacturing company like Columbia Forest Products runs on metrics of all kinds.  We track and analyze and learn from data that measures everything from our suppliers’ deliveries to vat temperatures, log days, miles driven, cash cycles and of course, quality. Everything […]