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Reborn Cabinets wins top workplace award

Reborn Cabinets has won a 2022 Top Workplaces USA award, issued by Energage. This is the second win of this award for Reborn and the team is celebrating one another for the recognition from a purpose-driven organization that develops solutions to build and brand Top Workplaces.

Architectural Products

Canfor reduces sawmill capacity

Canfor Corp. announced the permanent reduction of 150 million board feet of production capacity at its Plateau Sawmill to resize the facility and align it with the available, sustainable timber supply in the region following the devastating impacts of the Mountain Pine Beetle infestation and other constraints on the timber harvesting land base.

Woodworking Industry News

Salone del Mobile.Milano moves to June

The 60th edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano has moved to June 2022. With a view to organizing a sixtieth edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano that fully reflects the importance of the event, the Board of Federlegno Arredo Eventi, in agreement with Fiera Milano, has elected to postpone the event, which will now take place from June 7 to 12, 2022.

Woodworking Industry News

AHFA requests extension on comments regarding proposed tipover standard

The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) has requested an extension of the public comment period on the proposed mandatory safety standard for clothing storage furniture.  The rule proposed by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) was published in the Federal Register February 2, officially opening a 75-day comment period on the 1,100-page document.

Furniture

Jack White: musician, raconteur, upholsterer?

Jack White is known around the world for his musical chops, but did you know that he was an upholstery apprentice in the 1990s and owned his own upholstery business before music stardom came to call?  And, in fact, he still does upholstery work for some elite clients.