At IWF 2016 in Atlanta,visitorss had a chance to get an up-close look at the very anticipated GS Router, a 2016 Challengers Award Finalist. With speed and precision, the GS bridges the gap between nesting on a conventional CNC router and cutting books of panels on a beam saw.
The Masonite door app will help dealers and remodelers display glass options available to customers looking to invest in a new entry door. It provides dealers and remodelers with a tool to showcase different glass designs and help consumers chose a glass that complements other design elements in their home.
Elkay Wood Products is one of America’s leading cabinetmakers in the marketplace, with industry leading brands that include Medallion Cabinetry, Mastercraft Cabinetry, Design-Craft Cabinetry, Innermost Cabinetry, Yorktowne Cabinetry, Woodbridge Cabinetry, Schuler Cabinetry and American Cabinetry Collection.
Registration is now open for the 2017 Executive Briefing Conference, a premier venue for wood industry manufacturing management to network and explore new ways to succeed. Running April 23-25 at freshly restored Westin Book Cadillac hotel, the conference includes plant tours, thought provoking speakers, incomparable peer-to-peer networking for which EBC is known.
Former Herman Miller executive Jerry Lee Akers is facing felony charges that he bilked the office furniture manufacturer of $1.773 million over a five-year period for natural gas services that were never provided.
Cabinet shops and closets and home storage businesses may bypass lean manufacturing processes, thinking it only applies to bigger factories. But lean can be applied in any setting, even design for production. Here is the truth behind a number of myths about lean.
Kitchen and bath cabinetry giant American Woodmark Corp. said it will invest $30 million to build a new headquarters in Winchester, Virginia, consolidating operations currently held in four locations. Completion of the project is expected to be in early 2018 and will add 55 jobs to the area.
Door manufacturer Masonite (NYSE: DOOR) net sales increased increased 3 percent to $489.6 million. Excluding foreign exchange, net sales would have increased 5 percent. The company plans to close a manufacturing plant in Algoma, Wisconsin.
I was contacted by IWF about being part of a small group, the “GoPro Guys,” that would walk around the show floor and do video interviews with any company or product that sparked our interest. Of course I would!
Residential furniture orders posted double-digits gains in September, moving up 14 percent compared to the year prior, and 19 percent higher than August orders, according to the latest Furniture Insights survey of residential furniture manufacturers and distributors from Smith Leonard. This is the second straight month that's seen growth in the industry.