Columbia Forest Products is a North America manufacturer of hardwood veneer, hardwood plywood and laminated products. Sold through a network of wholesale distributors, mass merchandisers and major OEMs, Columbia Forest Products' decorative, interior veneers and panels are used in high-end cabinetry, fine furniture, architectural millwork and commercial fixtures. The origins of the company date back to 1957 with its first hardwood plywood plant in Klamath Falls, Ore. Columbia Forest Products' current financial structure was organized in 1976, and two hardwood veneer plants in the Northeast were added. The next two decades were marked by steady growth and expansion. An employee-owned company, Columbia Forest Products currently manufactures products in 20 facilities throughout the United States and Canada, including Mellen, Wis.