Retail store fixture makers and commercial architectural interior businesses face another challenge: online shopping is cutting into foot traffic in stores. Because of this consumer behavior shift, economic recovery may not lift all boats.
La-Z-Boy's Lea Industries recalls rubberwood and birch veneer lighted night stands. Made in Viet Nam, the Willow Run two-drawer stand features an under-the-table 20-watt halogen night light that is said to pose burn hazards.
AWFS is kicking off a marketing campaign to improve the image of jobs in manufacturing and attract more young people to the wood industry, creating a poster featuring hip young professionals employed in wood-related careers