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Lincolnton Furniture: A Lesson to Be Learned

By Karen Koenig Posted: 01/06/2013 9:44PM

Lincolnton Furniture went from being hailed as a symbol for the resurgence of manufacturing in America to becoming another victim of lower-cost imports. Unfortunately, it is not alone.


Haworth Furniture Pod Makes Sleeping on the Job Acceptable

By Karen Koenig Posted: 12/03/2012 11:24AM

Sleeping on the job just became acceptable with the release of Haworth’s CalmSpace power nap capsule.


Calling All Wood Industry Experts: Looking for Red Book Articles

By Karen Koenig Posted: 11/05/2012 10:00AM

Share your best practices, tips and techniques for manufacturing furniture, cabinets, architectural woodwork, closets and more. The Red Book Resource Guide for Best Practices is looking for articles.


Housing Made Affordable: Shipping Containers

By Karen Koenig Posted: 10/29/2012 2:25PM

Call it a sign of the times for today’s transient society, a Canadian moving and storage company has launched a line of modified steel shipping containers for use as living quarters, offices and labs.




Wanted: Leather Sofa & Loveseat

By Karen Koenig Posted: 10/15/2012 11:42AM

All I want is to buy a light-colored leather sofa and loveseat with removable cushions and rolled arms, so I can retire my old furniture to my son’s apartment and the basement respectively. Sounds simple? Guess again.


No Pulp Fiction: Wood Fiber Composite Can ‘Thrive’ in Automotives

By Karen Koenig Posted: 10/01/2012 10:00AM

Weyerhaeuser announced it has developed a new thermoplastic composite that incorporates specially engineered cellulose fiber sourced from the company's 20 million acres of sustainably managed forests.


New Level of Furniture Recycling: Mercedes-Benz Office

By Karen Koenig Posted: 09/17/2012 9:25AM

Katie Thompson “recreates” the interior of a Mercedes-Benz SL R230, converting the car seat into an office chair and the dashboard as a desk complete with a three time-zone clock.


The Resurgence of Wood Manufacturing Plus More WOOD 100 Stories

By Karen Koenig Posted: 09/10/2012 10:37AM

Here are a few examples submitted by the more than 100 companies participating in this year’s WOOD 100: Strategies for Success.


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