Flakeboard, General Intl Sponsor WMS 2013

By Rich Christianson | Posted: 07/20/2013 12:02PM


2013 Woodworking Machinery & Supplye Expo (WMS) logo TORONTO -Flakeboard, North America's largest manufacturer of particleboard, MDF and thermally fused laminate (TFL), and General International, a leading supplier of classic woodworking equipment, have signed on as official sponsors of the 2013 Woodworking Machinery & Supply Expo (WMS).

WMS 2013, Canada's largest woodworking event, is scheduled to take place Oct. 24-26 at the International Centre.

Flakeboard is sponsoring attendee registration confirmations. General will sponsor overhead banners in Hall 5 of the International Centre during the three-day exposition.

Flakeboard Logo Headquartered in Markham, ON, Flakeboard operates eight manufacturing sites in Canada and the United States. The company is certified through the Composite Panel Association's Eco-Certified Composite program, offers FSC Certified prodcuts from all its mills and manufactures products compliant with CARB formaldehyde standards. Flakeboard also produces TFL panels in a wide range of colors and woodgrains.

General International of Montreal, QC, is a privately held Canadian company that specializes in the design, import and wholesale distribution of high-quality woodworking and metal working machinery and related accessories.The company's expansive product line includes bandsaws, clamps, dovetailers, drill presses, dust collectors, grinders, jointers, mortisers, planers and moulders, power feeders, router tables, sanders, shapers, table saws, vises and wood lathes.

In addition to Flakeboard and General, WMS 2013 has the support of many key North American woodworking associations, Canadian college-level woodworking programs and woodworking trade media. View all WMS 2013 supporters.

To learn more and to register, visit WoodworkingExpo.ca.


About the Author

Rich Christianson

Rich Christianson is Associate Publisher and Editor at Large of Woodworking Network. During his 25+ years covering the wood products industry, Rich has toured hundreds of manufacturing plants throughout North America, Europe and Asia. His reporting has covered everything from the state of the industry and impact of wood imports to technology and environmental issues. In his current capacity he is responsible for editing the daily Woodworking Network Update newsletter and coordinating events including the annual Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo and Canada’s biennial Woodworking Machinery & Supply Expo. He can be contacted at rchristianson@woodworkingnetwork.com or follow him on Google+.

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