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Ashley Furniture Enters the Ready-To-Assemble Market

Sep 19, 2019

ARCADIA, Wis. – Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. (Ashley) today announces the acquisition of Homestar North America LLC’s facility in Statesville, North Carolina to launch the company’s latest initiative of Ready-To-Assemble (RTA) furniture. Through its new RTA furniture offering, the Ashley brand is expanding its diverse offering with an additional lower price-point and packaging system geared around a timelier customer delivery process.

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Hymmen founds a new subsidiary in North America

Sep 17, 2019

Mr. Mark Joel knows the business in the North American woodworking market very well and will be at your disposal for any questions and demands regarding our state-of-the-art Hymmen machinery and full production lines.
 

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Open Up to Unexpected Design Possibilities With Richelieu's New Decorative Wire Mesh Program

Sep 17, 2019

Montreal – The use of wire mesh in interior design has greatly evolved over the years. As a stylish decorative feature, designers love incorporating this material into their designs to create stunning effects. Richelieu presents a new collection of decorative wire mesh in new styles and finishes for residential, commercial and architectural applications.
 

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Stiles Machinery and Hundegger USA Announce Their Collaboration Creating a One-Source Solution for the Mass Timber Industry

Sep 16, 2019

Grand Rapids, MI, September 2019 – Stiles Machinery, the leading provider of integrated solutions for the wood processing industry in North America, and Hundegger USA, the market leader in CNC processing of structural wood components have announced a new strategic collaboration. Hundegger and Stiles blend world-leading technology and best-in-class service for a comprehensive single-source solution designed to support the entire North American mass timber and prefabricated housing industries.
 

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Dasher joins idX as director of business development

Sep 13, 2019

 ST. LOUIS, Mo. (September 6, 2019)--idX Corporation, the global solution provider for consumer environment design, manufacturing, rollout and installation, has named Morgan Dasher director of business development.

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CLARIDGE APPOINTS TWO NEW SALES REP GROUPS

Sep 13, 2019

Harrison, AR – September 12, 2019 – Pioneering visual display manufacturer and writing surface experts Claridge Products today announced the appointment of two new sales representative groups, according to national sales manager Gregg Steliga.

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Premium by Berenson

Sep 12, 2019

Berenson hardware will be showcased in a fresh and exciting new way, as part of their signature display program, Premium by Berenson. They have taken some of their most popular hardware and finishes, and collected them in eight new displays. The boards are larger and feature product from both Berenson and R. Christensen by Berenson in stylish layouts.
 

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Ecore Promotes Schreiber to Chief Operating Officer

Sep 10, 2019

Lancaster, PA (September 10, 2019) — Ecore, a manufacturer of safe, ergonomic and acoustic performance surfaces for commercial and athletic markets, announced that Mitch Schreiber has been promoted to chief operating officer (COO) where he will be responsible for the overall efficiency and growth of the business, including all functions and satellite operations for the Operating Unit.

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UNIBOARD® ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF STUDIO,A NEW EXCLUSIVE COLLECTION ON 20 DIGITAL DESIGNS

Sep 10, 2019

Laval, Quebec – September 5, 2019 - Uniboard®, a North American leader in design and decorative composite wood panel (TFL) manufacturing, announces the introduction of Studio, an exclusive collection of 20 digital designs. These new colours will be available at Uniboard’s authorized melamine distributors and will be unveiled during the Wood Design Show, to be held on September 5 and 6 at the Quebec City Convention Centre.  

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Formica Corporation Blurs Line Between Nature, Technology with SurfaceSetÒ 2020

Sep 04, 2019

CINCINNATI (Sept. 4, 2019) — The lines between humanity and technology are blurring, yet nature remains a grounding factor. It’s this “blurred lines” theme that serves as the basis for SurfaceSetÒ 2020, a collection of new woodgrains, solids and patterned Formica® Laminate designs to help interior designers and architects create beautiful and functional commercial spaces.  

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UPGRADE ALERT: SHERWIN-WILLIAMS TUFF SURFACE PREMIUM TEXTURE FINISH HIDES IMPERFECTIONS FOR LASTING RESULTS

Sep 04, 2019

CLEVELAND (Sept. 4, 2019) – The next generation Tuff Surface Premium Texture Finish from Sherwin-Williams delivers an even more appealing knockdown, splatter or orange peel texture finish to hide imperfections, helping to create inviting spaces and save professionals time. The mildew-resistant coating is easily applied with airless and conventional texture spray equipment to deliver lasting results, ideal for hotels and other high-traffic spaces.

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IMA Schelling Group USA to Host a Benchmark Technology Tour of Italy

Sep 04, 2019

IMA Schelling Group USA, a provider of sales and after-sales support of IMA, Schelling and Barbaric products for the wood, plastics and non-ferrous metal industries, is proud to host prospects and customers on the Italy Technology Tour, September 15-21, 2019. Companies and applications will be highlighted for benchmark technology in the kitchen, bath, office, home furniture and cabinetry industries. Batch size one manufacturing facility tours include visits at...

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Niccolo’ Pietrobon joins Intermac America’s stone Division as Product Manager

Aug 28, 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 8, 2019) – Intermac America has announced that Niccoló Pietrobon has joined the company as Product Manager. He will focus on assisting Brand Sales Managers and Product Area Managers in helping Stone Division customers and trade representatives in North America enhance their efforts to introduce innovative technologies into facilities and operations. He will be based at the Biesse Group Campus in Charlotte N.C.

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Capturing the Science of Light - A New CEU by 3form

Aug 28, 2019

Light is the universal symbol for an idea, it makes scientific breakthroughs and captures creativity and color. The modern world is built around creating environments that control light, and the forces of nature.

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ARAUCO to Acquire Prime-Line, Inc., Strengthening its Presence in North America

Aug 28, 2019

ATLANTA - August 22, 2019 - ARAUCO, a global producer of wood products, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Prime-Line, Inc., a privately held manufacturer of medium density fiberboard (MDF) moulding and millwork products. The acquisition strengthens ARAUCO’s presence in the North American moulding industry with an integrated solution that enhances its ability to provide customers with value-added products. The transaction is expected to be completed September 3, 2019.

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526 MEDIA GROUP, INC. ACQUIRES INDUSTRY’S LEADING PUBLISHER IN MATERIALS, TECHNOLOGY & DESIGN FOR INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE

Aug 26, 2019

COSTA MESA, CA – Aug. 26, 2019 - 526 Media Group announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Bedford Falls Communications based in Watertown, Wisconsin. The purchase will better serve readers and advertisers of both organizations while further extending 526 Media Group’s leadership position in the building and materials industry markets. As another step in building 526 Media Group’s impressive audience in what it considers the American Bedrock Infrastructure Industries (ABII), the addition of Bedford Falls brings together mutually beneficial audiences ranging from forestry, building materials, builders and contractors to now fabricators, architects and designers in the rapidly expanding vertical of panel processing.

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Tresco Lighting “TOP PROJECT” 2019 Contest Is Open

Aug 22, 2019

Louisville, KY - August 9, 2019 – Rev-A-Shelf and Tresco Lighting announced the second annual 2019 Top Project Contest. The Top Project Contest honors the most outstanding lighting projects featuring Tresco Lighting product from the previous year. Tresco Lighting employees - including marketing professionals, art directors and designers - choose the best project from a group of entries submitted over the 2019 calendar year.

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CONQUER CLUTTER IN THE BATHROOM WITH RICHELIEU'S STORAGE ACCESSORIES

Aug 21, 2019

Montreal – Turn any bathroom into a more functional and efficient space that is easier to use and simpler to keep organized with storage accessories from Richelieu. These organization solutions can make morning routine run smoothly when getting ready to face the day ahead.  

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10 Strategies to Help Woodworkers Build an Effective Tariff Response Plan

Aug 20, 2019

The United States Government is engaged in a volley of tariffs with major global trading partners, including Canada, Mexico, the European Union and China. The intention is to bolster the American economy by making it cheaper to buy domestic goods, protecting intellectual property, encouraging re-shoring of manufacturing and eliminating trade deficits.

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TIM PRUITT JOINS ROSEBURG AS MILLWORK BUSINESS MANAGER

Aug 19, 2019

Springfield, Ore. –  Roseburg is pleased to announce that Tim Pruitt has joined the company as Business Manager of Millwork, effective Aug. 19. This new position will focus on developing millwork applications for the Roseburg MDF product line. Tim will collaborate with clients and Roseburg team members to identify growth opportunities from recent MDF acquisitions. 

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