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Arclin Acquires SURTECO Treating Facility for TFL Papers

Jul 19, 2019

ATLANTA, GA, July 19, 2019 – Arclin, a chemistry-based manufacturer of engineered products for the building, design, transportation and other industries, announced today that it completed the acquisition of SURTECO’s North America decorative paper treating facility in East Longmeadow, MA.  Terms of the agreement were not disclosed

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Design Leaders Todd Bracher, Karim Rashid to Keynote mDesign Live

Jul 16, 2019

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – mDesign Live, the new materials-centered conference aimed at designers, architects and product fabricators, announced its first two keynote speakers: designers Karim Rashid and Todd Bracher.

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A Message from Kelly Shotbolt

Jul 15, 2019

As we lead up to AWFS this week, I wanted to share some thoughts on a couple topics. First, as many of you may know, on August 1st I am transitioning roles at ARAUCO from the executive role as President to a strategic role on the Board of Directors. My day-to-day is going to change, but my passion for the industry, and my commitment to and respect for industry friends and colleagues remains.

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Bürkle Woodworking News #7: Just a couple of hours to see each other at AWFS!

Jul 15, 2019

Starting on Wednesday, 17th to Saturday, 20th Bürkle will be presenting ideas for the manufacturing into the future. Especially in the fields of spray coating and roller coating, we will be present machinery to see, touch and feel Bürkle´s machinery.

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Blum USA financial year statement for 2018/2019

Jul 12, 2019

Blum, Inc., functional hardware manufacturer for the cabinet industry, reports a revenue increase to more than $297.2 million dollars for the fiscal year. These numbers are reflective of Blum’s innovative product offerings, consistent investments, strong market presence and the commitment of its staff. The 2018/2019 financial year ended June 30, 2019.

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Real-World Solutions for Woodworkers at AWFS 2019

Jul 11, 2019

As North America’s largest woodworking trade show in 2019, the AWFS Fair brings together woodworking tools, technology, and professionals from across the world for four days of discovery, networking, and strategic business planning. Stiles Machinery, the leader in advanced technology and support services for the woodworking industry in North America, is looking forward to bringing practical solutions catered to today’s manufacturing landscape to this year’s show.

 

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Schattdecor AG expands its Executive Team

Jul 10, 2019

With effect from September 2019, the Supervisory Board of Schattdecor AG will appoint two additional members to the executive team: Claudia Küchen, who has worked for the international surface specialist since 1999, most recently as the Executive Creative Director of Design, Marketing, and Communications for the Schattdecor Group, and Frank Schumacher, who until 2018 was the long-serving CEO of the Interprint-Group and is an experienced industry expert.

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IMA Schelling Group USA Announces New West Coast Support Hub

Jul 10, 2019

RALEIGH, NC — IMA Schelling Group USA, a provider of sales and after-sales support of IMA, Schelling and Barbaric products for the woodworking, metalworking, plastics and composites industries, recently announced a new California-based support hub to provide faster and more efficient response for its West Coast customers.

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Innovative New Material from New Leaf Performance Veneers Aims to Replace Traditional Wood Veneer in High-Performance Commercial Applications

Jul 10, 2019

There’s no denying the appeal of natural materials. Yet, nature has its limits – especially in high-impact commercial applications. That’s why New Leaf Performance Veneers, a Wilsonart company, has introduced a whole new category of veneered surface to overcome the challenges of traditional wood veneers.

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Add Lighting to Any Mirror with Richelieu's Loop and Pulse

Jul 08, 2019

Montreal – Richelieu presents two new stylish luminaires easily added to any mirror for extra brightness. LOOP and PULSE are 12V LED lights designed to hook onto the edge of a 6 mm thick mirror and can be positioned wherever needed providing a bright, uniform light. Ideal for bathroom vanity mirrors, they come in natural white and warm white color temperature with a chrome finish base plate.

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AWFS Fair Auction Opens; Supports WCA's Workforce Development Programs

Jul 08, 2019

NELLYSFORD, VA - A helmet signed by four-time Super Bowl champ Tom Brady, guitars autographed by Jimmy Buffet and Ted Nugent, and a South African safari excursion are among the many and diverse items that will be auctioned during the AWFS Fair in Las Vegas.

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Cefla North America To Unveil Latest Offerings At AWFS 2019

Jul 08, 2019

Charlotte, N.C. July 8, 2019 – Cefla North America, the leading provider of finishing, decoration and digital printing solutions, is excited to announce its participation in the 2019 AWFS Fair as an exhibitor in booth #9247. The AWFS Fair takes place July 17-20, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Las Vegas Convention Center and serves as a hub of information gathering and presentation of the latest innovations for the North American woodworking community.

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Ritter and Evans Machinery Consolidate Under Choice Machinery Group

Jul 03, 2019

HOLLAND, MICH. -- Balanced Enterprise Solutions, parent company of machinery brands Ritter Machinery, Evans Machinery and Evans Midwest announced the company is changing the name of the business to Choice Machinery Group, effective July 1, 2019.

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Omnova's stock soars after buyout deal for 58% premium

Jul 03, 2019

Shares of Omnova Solutions Inc. OMN, -3.89% soared 55% to pace all premarket gainers Wednesday, after the specialty chemicals company announced overnight a deal to be acquired by U.K.-based Synthomer PLCSYNT, +0.75% in a deal that values Omnova at $455.2 million. 

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Jim King to Retire from Funder America

Jul 02, 2019

July 2, 2019—Mocksville, NC — Today, Funder America announces that Jim King is retiring after serving as their Sales and Marketing Manager for 21 years. Jim has been a dedicated and valued member of Funder America, and instrumental in leading the company through some challenging market conditions along the way.

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SCM North America Showcases Smart Factory Technologies at AWFS Fair

Jul 01, 2019

The world-wide technology leader will attempt to repeat that feat at this year’s show taking place July 17-20 in Las Vegas. In fact, SCM has a trio of entries for this year’s Visionary Awards, which salute new product innovation. These and a host of other woodworking machinery will be on display at SCM booths 8200, 8214, 8600 and 8807.

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AIS Celebrates Successful NeoCon with Expanded Showroom at theMART in Chicago

Jul 01, 2019

Leominster, MA – June 2019 – AIS, a leading manufacturer of commercial office furniture and seating, celebrated a successful NeoCon show with an expanded showroom at The Merchandise Mart (theMART) in Chicago.

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The sector is open to new success stories

Jul 01, 2019

Vauth-Sagel appeared at interzum 2019 with a new motto and new products – and is drawing a very positive conclusion following the trade fair. After four successful days in Cologne, Managing Director Claus Sagel said that “OpenUp” reflected the spirit of the times. This assessment impressively confirmed the response to Vauth-Sagel’s new openness.

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Desicor-Industrias and OneSkin, announce the addition of NATIONAL WOOD PRODUCTS – SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA as their Western U.S. distributor

Jun 28, 2019

Chino, California, July 1, 2019 -- OneSkin is pleased to announce the agreement between themselves and National Wood Products – Southern California has been finalized and their lacquered panel products will hit the west coast in July!

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Appealing wood designs for retail

Jun 28, 2019

Dornbirn (A)/Chicago (USA). International hardwood specialist Danzer presented its high-value wood interior finishes for retail at Global Shop Chicago from June 25-27, 2019. The focus was on turnkey solutions and personalized branding. Danzer’s Vinterio, Linea, Freeform and Danzer 3D-Veneer product lines were all on show at Global Shop.

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