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Okemo needs another snowcat like Microsoft needs more market-share. So the resort went out and bought three more this year. That won't bother survey respondents, who rate Okemo No. 3 in North America in Grooming.
This company's sensitivity to quality control may explain why it ranks as one of the most trusted among racers on the World Cup. It also contributes to Tyrolia's No. 2 position in market share worldwide.