Textured, embossed-in-register, thermally-fused laminates (TFL) and high-pressure laminates (HPL) are hot this year at IWF. A number of exhibitors will be showcasing designs that feel and look just like wood.
Formaldehyde emissions from wood panel is finally being regulated by the EPA. Here's what furniture manufacturers need to know to help their customers, and to sell products with the highest quality engineered wood components.
By Frank Devlin, APA - Engineered Wood Association
A global design showcase and workshop highlighting key trends and breakthroughs in the industry, Furniture Days recently capped off its successful North American debut. The event was hosted by Interprint, an international decor printer.
Think Lightweight says its panel gave Best Buy a modern brushed aluminum look, without cumbersome, heavy duty hanging systems. The lightweight panels were laminated with an aluminum face and the grooves machined and painted to for a metal look. Weight was drastically reduced.