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HNI Furniture Sales +15.8% to $523 Million; Net Drops on Closure

Posted by Bill Esler | Updated: 04/24/2015 3:33PM

HON furniture parent HNI Corp. sales exceeded the half billion dollar mark first quarter 2015, rising 15.8% to $523.5 million. But net income dropped on higher shipping costs and a $1 million furniture plant closure charge.


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Showplace Announces $10M Expansion to Build Frameless Cabinetry

Posted by Karen Koenig | Updated: 04/20/2015 1:21PM

Showplace Wood Products announced plans for a $10 million expansion to build a new line of full-access, frameless cabinetry. Included in the project is the construction of a 60,000-square-foot stand-alone manufacturing plant, to be located on the south end of the company's main campus in Harrisburg, SD, near the existing plant, and the purchase of state-of-the-art equipment.


Closets News

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2015 Design Awards People's Choice Winners Named

By Michaelle Bradford Updated: 04/17/2015 1:21PM

Winners have been selected for the 2015 People's Choice awards for the Custom Woodworking Design Portfolio Awards contest and for the 2015 Closets Top Shelf Design Awards.


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Conestoga Wood Specialties Says 5 Piece MDF Door Demand is Up

Updated: 04/24/2015 10:04AM

Conestoga Wood Specialties says it is expanding its five-piece medium density fiberboard (MDF) door offering due to high demand. The family owned and operated firm is a top manufacturer of cabinet doors and cabinet components.


Design Trends

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Michael Doerr's Hand Crafted Black Walnut Chair Shows Off Curves

By Michaelle Bradford Updated: 04/24/2015 12:35PM

Furniture maker Michael Doerr crafted the Torso Chair from black walnut and it features the relief of the female form gracefully carved in the back.


Industry Reports

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Office Furniture Report Questions Life Cycle Analysis Comparisons

Posted by Wade Vonasek | Updated: 01/29/2015 1:26PM

The study evaluates how different datasets used by LCA software packages may produce varying results, and therefore should not be used to compare products.


Canadian News

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Luxor Industrial Sales up 250 Percent, Driven by Wood Products

Posted by Bill Esler | Updated: 04/07/2015 9:33AM

Wood construction mat and laminated beam manufacturer Luxor Industrial Corporation (TSX-V:LRL) says first quarter sales grew 250% in 2015, exceeding $995,000. Laminated wood beams and wood construction mats boosted results.



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