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Hopefully you’ve had the opportunity to read about our new production facility. Energy Smart. Production Efficient. Employee Safe. These are the qualities Fortune 500 companies strive for – and our owners have delivered on.  Tom and his dad Duane are … Continue reading

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Many times there’s more to the story than what meets the eye – that holds true for our Snowpeople Mugs featured in our HolidayWare collection.  These unique, made-in-America mugs were hand thrown by our pottery artists – and decorated by … Continue reading

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Vincent Thomas Lombardi is best known as the legendary head coach of the Green Bay Packers. During the 1960’s, he successfully coached the team through three back-to-back league championships including the first two Super Bowls. He’s enshrined in the NFL’s … Continue reading

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One of the wonderful benefits of working at Sunset Hill Stoneware is the people we meet along the way. They all have a story to tell. Such is the case for Susan Berry, an international authority on proper ringing. Susan … Continue reading

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Jul
23
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If you’re an aviation enthusiast, there’s only one place on earth to be this week – at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh.  This event is America’s largest annual gathering of aviation enthusiasts held each summer. Founded in 1953, the Experimental Aircraft … Continue reading

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You may have noticed we added Scent-in-Stone candles to our web offering. These amazing candles combine the handcrafted quality of SHS stoneware with a natural soybean wax. The finishing touch is a hint of fragrance that captures your inner soul.  … Continue reading

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I’m not much of a holiday guy – and my wife can confirm, I’ve been known to rush to the mall on Christmas Eve.  That’s why it’s a bit ironic that I find myself promoting a Christmas in July sale.  … Continue reading

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Jun
25
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Everyone who knows me understands I’m passionate about SHS and our product line. Here’s why: • The product is made in my hometown • I went to high school with one of the owners (hopefully you can guess which one) … Continue reading

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Life never quite turns out as planned. Such was the case for the general manager at PrairieFire Coffee.  Jeff’s career path included working for Culligan Water – a reputable company helping consumers improve its water supply.  But an acquisition here … Continue reading

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May
30
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When I think of branding, I think McDonalds.  It was 1955 when Ray Kroc introduced us to a red and tiled building with Golden Arches.  While the menu has changed throughout the years, the consistency of the Golden Arches has … Continue reading

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