Technology Spurs BriMar's Growth, Earns WOOD 100 Honors

By Karen Koenig | Posted: 09/15/2012 2:00PM


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BriMar Wood Innovations Inc., Goshen, IN - A number of factors have contributed to the commercial office furniture company’s continued success, including a “continual diversification of products offerings to participate in wider ranges of our market pertinent to price point and design flexibility,” says Brian Roe, president and CEO. 2011 sales for BriMar rose 12.7%, marking consecutive years of double-digit growth.

As part of its commitment to flexibility, BriMar expanded its production capabilities with the purchase of a larger Holz-Her Contriga edgebander “to update our banding technology, improve our product quality and eliminate costly rework situations.” The company also offers high gloss finishes, as seen on the Kate Spade tables (pictured).

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Karen M. Koenig

Karen M. Koenig has more than 25 years of experience in the woodworking industry, including visits to wood products manufacturing facilities throughout North America, Europe and Asia. As Editor-in-Chief of Woodworking Network magazine (formerly Wood & Wood Products), Karen’s primary responsibilities include spearheading the writing, editing and coordinating of the editorial content of the publication, along with the Red Book resource guide and the Red Book online source and supply directory ( She is also a frequent contributor to other Woodworking Network online and print media. She can be reached at or Google+.

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