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Vauth-Sagel Planero: storage space design for aesthetics - Vauth-Sagel continues to pursue its strategy

May 24, 2018

Optimum functionality has been a top priority at Vauth-Sagel since its founding. The theme of design has been treated for years with the same perfection claim. The result is products that rediscover the interior of the furniture with elegant details and comfortable functions. With Planero, the system manufacturer has for the first time developed a shelf in a flat steel design - bringing quality and high quality to the rooms behind the front.

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Biesse America Welcomes Jorge Gari as Area Manager for North American Sales Team and Jim Jonhston as Territory Sales Representative

May 24, 2018

Charlotte, North Carolina – Biesse America is proud to announce the addition of Area Manager Jorge Gari as the company continues its expansion and growth in the North American market. Based in Brooksville, Florida, Jorge will be responsible for selling Biesse’s complete line of products and solutions in the entire state of Florida. He brings 20 years of sales experience to his new role including a decade in working with high-end CNC machine sales.

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Danny Seo and Wilsonart Collaborate on “Slice of Ice” To Bring the Beauty of Glacial Striations to High End Laminate Design

May 24, 2018

TEMPLE, TX (May 22, 2018) – For more than 60 years, Wilsonart has continually pushed the design envelope to recreate the authentic look of wood, metal and stone into sustainable laminate surfaces. And now, an unexpected part of nature is inspiring their latest collection. The “Slice of Ice by Danny Seo” line, which brings a very modern, high end look to laminate, is influenced by the striations that have developed in glacial ice over thousands of years.

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Premier EuroCase Enters Into New Cutting Era With Autonomous Saw

May 21, 2018

DENVER, COLO. — Premier EuroCase is excited to announce their investment in a revolutionary robotic saw for batch size one and short-run custom cutting. The HPS 320 flexTec from Stiles Machinery is specifically designed for single panel processing with unlimited recuts and flexible cutting patterns. Premier EuroCase will be the first company in North America to acquire two of these robotic saws as they continue to grow their fleet of intelligent technology, including a fully autonomous edgebanding line arriving in the first quarter of 2019.

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Leading lumber distributor now offers StevensWood TFL

May 21, 2018

National Wood Products of Southern California has introduced an eco-friendly alternative to traditional hardwoods. The latest product line manufactured by StevensWood is a textured thermally fused laminate that features a premium level of hardness, durability, stain and scratch resistance, and color stability. The new “green” thermofused panels also assure the same look and feel of conventional hardwood yet at a more affordable price, said Chris Dennis, regional manager of National Wood Products.

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Boise Cascade earns APA top safety recognition

May 21, 2018

BOISE, Idaho - Boise Cascade Company (Boise Cascade) (NYSE: BCC) announced today that two of its mills won Safety Innovation Awards from the APA Engineered Wood Association, and several mills earned recognition for safety accomplishments. The APA sponsors this annual Safety & Health awards program to showcase ongoing mill safety enhancement efforts and share them within the industry.

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Arizona company invests big in high-end frameless cabinet line

May 18, 2018

A European-style cabinet and materials manufacturing company has opened its first 72,000-square-foot manufacturing facility and showroom in Mesa, Arizona. EuroContempo Cabinetry, co-owned and founded by husband and wife Mark and Lisa Storey, has invested more than $14 million into the highly automated facility northeast of Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport.

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Durst wins prestigious EDP award for P5

May 18, 2018

Brixen/Italy - 18.05.2018 - Durst, a manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, has been awarded the prestigious European Digital Press Association (EDP) Award for “Best flatbed/hybrid printer > 250m/h”.

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KIMBALL LAUNCHING WESTSIDE FURNITURE SHOWROOM MAY 18

May 18, 2018

Kimball, a custom office furnishings brand, is set to open its newest 7,500-square-foot showroom in West Midtown May 18. Situated in the 2282 Defoor Hills development, at 2282 Defoor Hills Road NW, Kimball's new space has been designed by architecture firm ai3 to create a "tailored experience for designers and their clients," according to a press release Wednesday.

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TIDA award-winning kitchens showcase sleek, contemporary design

May 18, 2018

A magniificent rimu batten ceiling is echoed by a custom bulkhead in this kitchen designed by Kirsty Davis of Hagley Kitchens, Christchurch. The kitchen won the TIDA Designer Kitchen Award 2018. What's hot in kitchen design for 2018? Check out the three winners in this year's Trends International Design Awards (TIDA) New Zealand Kitchens and you can see it's all about sleek lines, crisp detailing and timber.

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15 Standout Products to See at ICFF 2018

May 18, 2018

Brand-new lighting, wall covering, and furnishings not to be missed at ICFF 2018. Register today using promo code "idmag" to receive complimentary fair badges for industry professionals.

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New from 3form— Divy

May 18, 2018

Transform vertical space with acoustic panels highlighted by geometric patterns. Suspended Divy Partitions and Baffles absorb sound and double as tackable surfaces.

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Supporting the Next Generation of Industry Leaders in Honor of Retirees

May 17, 2018

On Thursday, May 10th, Stiles Machinery hosted a retirement celebration in honor of two of their recent retirees, Jeanie Grant and Dave Walsweer, and their 36 years of combined industry service. As a thank you to these individuals, who’ve each played a significant role in the success of the company, Stiles was pleased to contribute $3,600 to the Manufacturing Industry Learning Labs’ National Training Center (MiLL) in Colorado Springs, CO.

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Häfele Unveils All-New Matt Gold Finish for Three Closet Product Lines

May 17, 2018

Designers and owners want—no, they demand—choice in the components they use to build their perfect closet. That means an assortment which offers flexibility of use, reliable everyday performance and finishes which compliment or embolden your designs. And while Häfele America Co., one of America’s leading suppliers of closet organization and storage components, already had the product range covered, there was still more to add.

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John Murphy, Founder of KCD Software, to Present at IWF 2018

May 17, 2018

South Yarmouth, MA -- May 17, 2018 -- KCD Software is pleased to announce that John Murphy, company founder, will present at the CNC Symposium, a comprehensive day-long program running in conjunction with the 2018 International Woodworking Fair at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. To be held 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 21 - the day before IWF starts - the CNC Symposium is a must for shop owners...

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Dieffenbacher supplies the first CPS+ to China

May 17, 2018

For the fourth time in four years, Chinese straw-based particleboard specialist Wanhua Ecoboard has ordered a straw-based particleboard plant from Dieffenbacher. The Greenfield project at the Tonglin site in the Anhui province is scheduled to start production in December.

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Uniboard® Invests $17 Million to Expand Its Thermally Fused Laminate (TFL) Business

May 16, 2018

Laval, Quebec - May 14, 2018 - Uniboard is proud to announce an investment of $17 million in a new state-of-the-art TFL press line at its Sayabec mill.  The new press line will feature the same advanced technologies as TFL 6 with an increased capacity for its signature EIR/synchronized (Uniboard's WoodPrint family of textures) and deep-embossed textures, in addition to all of its melamine texture offerings.

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These Are the Best Fronts for IKEA Kitchen Cabinets

May 16, 2018

In the world of kitchen renovations, there are two categories: IKEA kitchen cabinets and everything else. Being demonstrably less expensive than pretty much every other option out there (think: a few thousand dollars versus tens of thousands), IKEA cabinet systems are used in even decidedly fancy homes as a way to curb costs. The trick to making them look much more expensive than they really are?

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Good Thing launches furniture for working from home

May 16, 2018

Brooklyn design brand Good Thing has launched a collection of furniture and lighting designed for those who live and work in the same place, including a stackable table for snacking and a dimmable light to create different moods. Unveiled yesterday as part of New York's design week, Good Thing's collection includes five new pieces designed by MSDS Studio, Ben Kicic, Jamie Wolfond, Ferréol Babin and Earnest Studio.

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Stiles Sees Record Daily Attendance at Manufacturing Solutions Seminar

May 15, 2018

Stiles Machinery recently hosted their Manufacturing Solutions Seminar, a unique event designed to provide manufacturers of all sizes with innovative solutions for current challenges and opportunities facing the manufacturing industry. The event, which was attended by nearly 200 manufacturing professionals from across the country, took place May 1-3, 2018, at Stiles’ world-class technology showroom and finishing lab in High Point, North Carolina.

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