Woodworking Industry News

Ancient Elm tree reborn

Holland, Michigan, has been a woodworking community for more than a century, going back to at least the mid-1800s, and sharing much of that history was the Rock Elm tree that spent its last years in the city’s popular Centennial Park. When it was time to take down the 150-year-old elm tree, the city’s parks and recreation department began thinking of new and creative ways to use the wood. Deputy Parks Director Jamie Scott suggested a partnership with the Holland Bowl Mill, a company with roots back nearly a century.

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Groundbreaking ceremony at C.R. Onsrud headquarters

TROUTMAN, N.C. -- C.R. Onsrud, a family-owned Machinery manufacturing company, broke ground on March 1 for the construction of a new 67,000-square-foot building. This addition will bring the C.R. Onsrud manufacturing campus up to 225,000 square feet. The company says the new construction will house production of their larger machines that are in demand, as well as additional offices.  

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U.S. home furniture market projected to grow by $8.22 billion by 2025

NEW YORK -- The home furniture market size in the U.S. is estimated to increase by $8.22 billion from 2020 to 2025. However, the market's growth momentum will decelerate at a CAGR of 2.53%.  A report from Technavio provides a comprehensive analysis of growth opportunities at regional levels, new product launches, the latest trends, and the post-pandemic recovery of the global market.