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WILSONART TO ACQUIRE ALPINE SALES, INC.

Aug 04, 2020

AUSTIN, TX, USA (August 3, 2020) – Wilsonart Engineered Surfaces announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Alpine Sales, Inc., a Columbia, South Carolina based wholesale distributor to the building and remodeling industry. Alpine Sales distributes decorative surfaces, post formed countertops, lacquers and stains, and hardware.

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Cefla North America & Weinig Holz-Her Reschedule Open House Events For October 2020

Jul 31, 2020

Charlotte, N.C. July 31, 2020 – Cefla North America, Inc., the leading supplier of finishing, decoration and digital printing solutions, and Weinig Holz-Her, North America, market leader in solid wood and panel processing equipment, have rescheduled their coinciding 2020 Open House events to October 14-16, 2020.

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Positive mood at EGGER: Stable results for the year 2019/2020 and optimistic outlook

Jul 30, 2020

The close of EGGER Group's financial year on 30 April 2020 comes at a particularly challenging time. Nevertheless, the wood-based material manufacturer is reporting eleven successful months and thus a stable business development overall for the financial year 2019/2020: The Group generated revenue of EUR 2,831.5 million (- 0.4 % on the previous year) and EBITDA of EUR 424.4 million (- 0.1 % on the previous year). 

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Con-Vey Appoints New Product Manager for Panel Products

Jul 27, 2020

ROSEBURG, OR, USA – Con-Vey is excited to announce their new Product Manager for Panel Products: Brent Hensley. This new designation is essential to supporting increased initiatives and continued growth for Con-Vey’s panel product segments, including OSB, plywood, LVL, OSL, fiber panels, mineral composite panels, and CLT.
 

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526 MEDIA GROUP ANNOUNCES NEW VIRTUAL EVENT PLATFORM

Jul 23, 2020

Continuing on almost 100 years of service to their core industries, 526 Media Group, Inc. announced today their newly launched 526 Events Virtual Event Platform.
 

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Koenig & Bauer Durst announces beta testing for VariJET 106

Jul 22, 2020

Koenig & Bauer Durst GmbH has announced plans to bring the VariJET 106 to market with the first installation of the single-pass digital printing press at a customer site early next year prior to a formal unveiling at the rearranged drupa in Dusseldorf, Germany, from April 20-30.

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Thermwood Honored with Indiana Governor's 2020 Half Century Business Award

Jul 22, 2020

Today, Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb honored 76 Indiana companies and organizations with the 2020 Governor's Century or Half Century Business Award.
 

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Blum USA financial year statement for 2019/2020

Jul 22, 2020

Blum, Inc., functional hardware manufacturer for the cabinet industry, reports a revenue of $292.6 million dollars for the fiscal year. Blum, Inc. enjoyed a healthy start to the fiscal year which allowed them to endure the uncertainty COVID-19 brought in the last half.

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WILSONART’S VIRTUAL DESIGN LIBRARY EMBRACES SEPARATE-BUT-CONNECTED SELECTIONS

Jul 22, 2020

TEMPLE, TX (June 8, 2020) – Today, Wilsonart announced a new collection, The Connected Collection, available in their boutique Virtual Design Library (VDL). Based on a “separate but connected” story, Wilsonart’s in-house designers drew inspiration from the exploration of how individual surface designs with threads of similarities can work beautifully together in a choreographed manner, while also able to stand on their own in a given space, resulting in breakthrough looks.

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ATI DECORATIVE LAMINATES HAS INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR A COVID WORLD

Jul 22, 2020

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 22nd, 2020 – At the height of the COVID-19 crisis, ATI Decorative Laminates offers solutions for the new reality of COVID-19 in hospitality, office and healthcare spaces.

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ATI Decorative Laminates Expands NuMetal Collection for Wider Variety and Customer Satisfaction

Jul 22, 2020

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 10th, 2020 – At the height of the COVID-19 crisis, ATI Decorative Laminates offers solutions for the new reality of COVID-19 in hospitality, office and healthcare spaces. 

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Shaping Surfaces | MONTHLY WINNER

Jul 15, 2020

Bochotis Pastry Shop in Ioannina (Greece) by G2 Lab is the June Monthly Winner of the Shaping Surfaces competition by Cleaf. The main designing aim was to create a modern place that embraces all five senses and brings customers to a tasteful experience through a sweet-inspired and sophisticated space.

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Premier EuroCase Announces Aetna Plywood as New Midwest Distributor

Jul 14, 2020

DENVER, COLO. — Premier EuroCase is pleased to announce their partnership with Aetna Plywood as a distributor of their panel products, as well as laser edgebanded doors and components. Aetna will stock all 36 colors from Premier’s Reflekt and UltraMatte collections in both single and double-sided panels at their Maywood, IL location. With this new stocking program Aetna will be able to offer extremely fast lead times to several other branches located in Rockford, IL, White Bear Lake, MN and Indianapolis, IN.
 

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New M923 wall from Maars Living Walls is yours – like never before

Jul 14, 2020

Maars Living Walls, the NeoCon-award-winning global designer and manufacturer of acoustic walls and doors, has launched its latest solution, the M923 wall, which is now available for order; as economies reopen, M923 is both a short-term solution for keeping people safer and a long-term solution for keeping people productive and engaged.

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Sarah Reep: Sr. Director of Design & Product Sales for Blum, Inc.

Jul 13, 2020

For over 40 years, Blum, Inc.’s presence in the kitchen and bath industry has led to many enduring relationships with kitchen manufacturers, cabinetmakers, and hardware distributors.  With over 30 years of kitchen and bath design, sales and marketing experience, Sarah Reep will begin a new chapter for Blum, opening the door to the design realm.  Reep has worked with both face frame and frameless lines from major cabinet brands. 
 

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Lockdowel Inc. Appoints Jason Howell as CEO and President

Jul 09, 2020

Hayward, CA - July 6, 2020 - Lockdowel Inc. has chosen its new CEO and President, Jason Howell.  Howell has served the woodworking industry for 21 years, including his last 10 years as President of Weinig Holz-Her USA.  With an MBA in International Business and a passion for organizational leadership, Howell brings new direction and insight to position Lockdowel manufacturing methods as the industry standard in furniture and cabinet construction.

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Atlantic Plywood Announces Exclusive Agreement with FENIX

Jul 06, 2020

Batavia, IL, June 25, 2020 – Atlantic Plywood, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Parksite, has expanded their product mix with the addition of FENIX®.  Created by Arpa Industriale and introduced in 2013, FENIX is a technical and aesthetic answer to today’s interior design trends: smart materials and matte surfaces. 

 

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KEEP AMERICA MACHINING

Jul 06, 2020

Troutman, North Carolina- C.R. Onsrud introduces the Keep America Machining live-stream event - a virtual CNC event unlike any other. This is not your boring "death by webinar" web stream but an interactive event that allows users to explore and attend the sessions they feel are the most helpful to their business. 

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Diamond Tip Cutting Tools for Industrial Woodworking Applications

Jun 30, 2020

With many options for cutting tools, could this one be right for you? Diamond tipped solutions are provided in the form of moulder heads, shaper heads, tenon heads, hogging heads, CNC router bits, panel saws, scoring saws, gang saws, trim saws, grooving saws, and cutters for specialized machines.
 

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A Multibillion-Dollar Opportunity: Virus-Proofing the New Office

Jun 23, 2020

Tech and design companies are hurrying to sell businesses such new products as fever scanners, box lunches and office floor-planning apps for social distancing. Will they work? According to a new article in the New York Times, Truework, an income verification start-up, recently launched new software to help businesses keep track of their workers’ health status.
 

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