The seventh edition of Cefla Live, which took place at Cefla Finishing headquarters in Imola, drew 1,200 registered visitors from around the world, representing about 300 companies in the finishing and surface enhancement sector, from wood and plastics, through glass, fiber cement and metallic surfaces.
Bed Wood and Parts LLC, an aftermarket supplier of domestic and exotic wood bed kits for pickup trucks, has announced a $3.7 million expansion of its operation in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. The expansion will more than double the size of the niche marketer's plant while increasing the number of workers to 48, eight times the current size of six employees.
The WMIA-sponsored Boot Camp, held at Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kansas, is a wood processing industry overview, a project-based program that provides an exposure-level curriculum and hands-on approach to several of the industry’s fundamental wood processing applications, and the machinery used.
Impacts of EPA's formaldehyde rules on cabinet manufacturing, LEAN production, and new trends cabinets such as narrow stile-and-rail doors were among topics covered as 250 cabinetry managers and their suppliers gathered in Greensboro for the 2016 Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association fall conference.