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Alfatherm North America Inc. creates decorative laminates providing the optimal blend of high-quality design and durability, including industry leading in-register SYNCHRONISED embossing technology (EIR), currently available in 40 different decors...
The leader in pre-applied hotmelt adhesives. Our technology affords greater quality, economy, safety, and versatility versus other adhesive systems.We provide the highest quality pre-applied adhesives, along with trending woodgrain prints and solid colors from many sources including domestic and around the globe.
RENOLIT is a manufacturer of 3D and 2D Roll Laminates and decorative lightweight wood-plastic composite sheets. RENOLIT creates surfacing materials which meet the highest demands in terms of design, quality and performance. Our laminates are used on components and panels in retail interiors, healthcare and office systems, and hospitality. Attributes of RENOLIT Laminates include excellent impact and wear resistance. Design with the flexibility of contoured shapes, seamless soft edged components.
Arclin’s E-Gen®-designated decorative overlays for thermally fused laminates (TFL) are a high-design, high-performing and lower-cost alternative to traditional laminates and veneers. Arclin leads the North American market in TFL – in design and creativity, in manufacturing and technical expertise, in collaboration and support.
Since 1966, Boise Cascade has engineered a high-quality particleboard substrate in its La Grande, Oregon facility. That's 50 years of quality, integrity, sustainability, and recycling!
The multi-award-winning Button-fix system is an easy, accurate and secure method of invisibly attaching panels, signage and objects to walls, ceilings and other surfaces. Designed and manufactured in the UK, Button-fix will meet the exacting standards of manufacturers, trade installers and architectural specifiers alike.
C.H. Briggs is one of the largest independently-owned distributors of specialty building materials on the east coast. Since Harry and Georgeanna Briggs first started the business in 1967, C.H. Briggs has grown into a thriving third-generation business.
Cefla Finishing, worldwide leader in the finishing of wood, plastic and non-ferrous materials, listens carefully when their customers discuss finishing automation. Cefla’s experience includes the production of all types of materials; wood, plastics, metals, glass, composites and more. From flat-line finishing and coating complex 3D shapes, to digital printing, we understand the interaction of materials, finishes and curing processes to create the exact result our customers want. Combining ongoing innovations with a customer-oriented focus means the customer’s needs are addressed in a timely fashion, with an eye on the future.
Chemisol is a 100% Italian company with a light and flexible structure, totally focused on Resin and Additive production and an overall capacity of 6000 mt/y. We are customer oriented, providing innovative standard products and developing application-driven and tailored solutions with the support of our Technical Assistance. Through our experience we learned to respect environment
Daubond® adhesives are high-performance adhesives used for thermoforming, lamination and assembly applications. A global leader in the adhesives market, we offer our clients a wide range of adhesive products designed to meet your specific application requirements.
DVUV is the innovator of UV-cured powder coating for MDF, Medium Density Fiberboard wood. DVUV combines advanced powder coating chemistry and UV curing processes with over three decades of experience in finishing MDF.
Element Designs is a manufacturer of custom, contemporary casework components and surfacing materials made of aluminum, glass and acrylic. Founded in 2003 on the belief that contemporary European trends would be a mainstay in North American interiors, we have helped introduce modern, innovative products to the market over the last fourteen years in order to make contemporary design easy to achieve for everyone. Our product offering includes aluminum frame cabinet doors, sliding door systems, high gloss PARAPAN® solid surface doors, backpainted glass, glass markerboards, °eluma LED panels and aluminum frame base systems which are all manufactured here in the U.S. to our customers’ exact specifications.
Elias Woodwork is an industry leading manufacturer of wooden cabinet doors, moldings, dovetail drawer boxes, curved doors and components, refacing material and accessories. Elias also offers Thermofoiland Decorative Laminate Veneer cabinet doors as well as Face Frame andFrameless RTA cabinet boxes. We also carry a full line of eco-friendly Bamboo cabinet doors, drawer boxes, moldings and refacing material.
Genesis Products was founded and incorporated in 2002 with a primary focus on laminated panels. Over the years Genesis has grown to service the Kitchen and Bath, Manufactured Housing, Office Furniture, Recreational Vehicles, Store Fixture and Transportation Industries.
Hexion is an industry leader in providing binding and bonding solutions to manufacturers of laminates and engineered wood products. From high-speed ambient curing adhesives to heat-resistant adhesives and resins, we are on the cutting edge of industry advances.
Our innovative solutions are tailor-made: Together with you, we will develop plant parts or complete production ranges for industrial large volume production for the manufacture and finishing of board or roll materials and for the manufacture of decorative and technical laminates.
IVM Group is one of the largest companies in Europe and worldwide, specializing in the production of wood coatings, with their own Branches in Italy, Germany, France, Spain, Greece, Poland and US, present in more than 100 countries through specialized retailers.
Our vision is to be one of the top five manufacturers in the wood based panel sector worldwide and to make Kastamonu Entegre, a global brand.
Founded in 1968, King Plastic Corporation is a leading manufacturer of quality polymer sheets, slabs and massive shapes—including several products pioneered by the company. Its polymers are sold worldwide through a network of top plastics distributors to customers who fabricate products for the Marine Industry (King StarBoard® brand), signage, food service, healthcare, architectural, industrial and other markets. The company headquarters is a 250,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in North Port, Florida.
With the wide variety of products, combined with the creativity of developing customized solutions, we are your innovative partner for high end press plates and precision grinding.
Koch LP Machinery + Systems has been importing, distributing and servicing high-value woodworking machinery throughout North America for more than 30 years. This year, our German parent company, KOCH celebrates 60 years of experience in the design and production of high-tech machinery for furniture, door and window manufacturing, as well as other wood products.
MÜNZING is a highly regarded, privately owned specialty additive company with headquarters in Abstatt, Germany. We have a presence in over 40 countries and are a technology driven organization with an extensive staff of highly experienced R&D and technical service personnel in Europe, the Americas and Australia.
Kitchen cabinet doors, bath and closet cabinet doors, work surfaces and custom store fixtures are Northern Contours specialty. We are the leading manufacturer of membrane-pressed thermofoil and veneer cabinet doors, and our capabilities continue to grow.
Olon is one of North America’s leading single source manufacturers of quality component and custom solutions serving the furniture and cabinet industry for over 35 years and from 5 facilities. Our capabilities include moulding profile shaping and wrapping, CPL production, producing drawer components as well as post processing capabilities such as CNC machining, cut to size, drilling, end foiling, end capping and installing inserts. As well, Olon offers a unique TFL synergy program called NEXGEN® which provides exact matching components to the industry in over 220 TFL colours.
OMNOVA Solutions is a global innovator of decorative surfaces, delivering solutions that influence the quality, appearance and functionality of interior environments. OMNOVA Laminates serve a broad range of residential and commercial markets providing on-trend designs with enhanced performance.
The Flat Panel Fabrication & Coatings Leader
Premeer® oriented polypropylene decorative overlay by Interprint, Inc. is rotogravure-printed solid or multi-color patterns using organic, water-based inks and sealed with an electron beam-cured performance coating.
With over 30 years of American manufacturing and innovation, Premier EuroCase is full-service panel processor that specializes in lamination, custom components, store fixtures, and cut-to-size door fronts. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, our 300,000 square feet modern manufacturing facility is complete with an automated warehouse, world-class technology, and the industry’s most efficient processes.
Putsch® Panel Processing specializes in space-saving machinery solutions for wood, plastics, solid surface, ACM and multi-laminate glass. Our Italian-made family of panel saws, edgebanders and vertical CNC work centers are designed to deliver top-quality results while optimizing floor space. Call us today at 800-847-8427.
Riken is a Japanese leading manufacturer of 3D Laminates and Steel Lamination Films. Our sales office was established in 1995 as the North American Sales and Distribution office for Riken Technos Corporation. Riken’s 3D Laminates are suitable for residential cabinet components and doors, as well as for various commercial finishes such as office furniture, store fixture, RV interior, and other building materials.
Roseburg Forest Products is a high-volume manufacturer of hardwood plywood, thermally fused laminate (TFL), particleboard and other wood and panel products.
Salice America, Inc. has been active in the U.S. market for over 25 years. Based in Charlotte, NC, Salice America was founded in 1989 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Arturo Salice S.p.A.
Schattdecor is the global market leader in printed decor paper. Our products find use in the kitchen, furniture and laminate flooring industry.
Membranes / Pressroom and Finishing Tools / 3D Laminate Storage Racks and the know-how to help you make the most of your production!
Stevens Industries is a full-line manufacturer of quality laminated products, from panels to furniture and cabinets. For more than 50 years, Stevens Industries has provided added value to our customers through innovative engineering, design, and craftsmanship, along with expertise that leads to cost-effective solutions. Backed by the most extensive Quality Assurance program in the industry, Stevens Industries is committed to our customers with the specific products for present and future needs.
Laminating adds dimension and value to your business while adding functionality, strength and appeal to your products. The lamination process can be as basic as gluing two or more smaller pieces of wood together to construct a wider and larger component. Like finger jointing, laminated product can be stronger than solid wood and less likely to warp under stress.
Complex shapes machined to precise tolerances at high processing speeds require accuracy that only CNC technology can deliver. Creating highly detailed components from costly raw materials leaves no room for error. CNC routers and machining centers eliminate human error while performing tedious and dangerous tasks endlessly, shift after shift, year after year.
The variety of edge banding machines offered by Stiles range from simple gluing machines to machines that sand, shape, cut, and apply an assortment of edge treatments using a variety of application methods. Edgebanders range from stand-alone units for small-to-medium size shops, to mid-grade machines with a variety of options, to high-performance machines for optimum quality at very high production speeds.
We understand how important a quality finish is to your business. From kitchen cabinets to architectural millwork; automotive to aerospace, plastic component suppliers; to flooring and store fixtures, we help you deliver higher quality products more efficiently, more economically, and using "green" technology.
Material handling can match up seamlessly. For decades, manufacturing processes were labor-intensive; hands-on at every stage of processing. While many shops now run higher speed processing machines that are semi- or fully-automated, production rates drop and damage occurs between machines, as pieces are moved from one processing stage to the next. A wobbly pallet loader or a shaky hi-lo operator can set you back on production and put a dent in your profitability.
Panel sizing is the workhorse of many shops, an operation that links you to almost every one of your competitors. Panel and beam saws and sliding table saws will quickly process wood panels, wood composites, plastics, and non-ferrous metals into smaller components for other products. The more precise your equipment, the better your product.
You can do everything else well, but if your finishes aren’t flawless, it reflects poorly on everything you do. Wood finishing still dominates the industry, but other materials and new technologies are arriving constantly. Metals and plastics are becoming more common, redefining the art and science of sanding.
Make the most of your machinery investment with precision tools that are exactly right for the job. Stiles tooling is designed to withstand demanding tasks, and to help you increase production, improve efficiency, assure quality and extend the life of your equipment.
We strive to bring the best possible products at the best possible price. We know that means providing a high-quality product free from defects and issues to provide an optimal manufacturing environment.
Tafisa® Canada has a solid reputation for developing trendsetting designs and offering unmatched quality in particleboard and TFL decorative panel manufacturing. Founded in 1992, Tafisa® has a proven track record of being attuned to market trends, offering a production capacity that is second to none and providing excellent customer service.
Union Tool Corporation manufactures automated machines and equipment to handle and process flat sheets, boards and panels made of wood, metal, glass, plastic, fiber, foam and other materials in a conveyorized processing line. Machines and equipment include roller coaters, feeders, stackers, de-stackers, hot melt applicators, laminators and lubricators. Union Tool Corporation also provides custom manufactured equipment for a diverse group of industries worldwide.
Thermwood Corporation, located in Southern Indiana and established in 1969, offers a variety of both three & five axis CNC machining centers ideally suited for the production, fabrication & trimming of wood, plastics, non-ferrous metals, composites and other advanced materials.
Founded in 1918, Timber Products Company offers a wide range of diversified wood products and specializes in hardwood plywood. The company is one of the largest material suppliers to the U.S. kitchen cabinet industry.
This year we are celebrating 30 years of US manufacturing and industry leading design innovation. Toppan Interamerica, Inc. designs, prints and sells decorative papers and films that surface commercial and residential surfaces such as floors, counter tops, cabinets, furniture, fixtures, walls and more. Toppan has gained international acclaim for its design development that replicates natural materials such as wood and stone.
Uniboard Canada Inc. is a leading North American manufacturer of engineered wood products. Its products are sold to distributors and finished goods manufacturers, which cater to the kitchen cabinet, furniture, office, home renovation and construction industries, as well as to the floor covering industry.
For 25 years, Vortex Tool Company has built a reputation as an innovator, manufacturing high performance router and insert cutting tools for the woodworking and plastics industries. From its facility in Schofield, Wisconsin, Vortex produces tools with cutting edges in various grades of carbide, stellite, high-speed steel and polycrystalline diamond, and provides custom tool design, profiled inserts, retipping and sharpening services.
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