More than 150 wood component manufacturers and suppliers converged on northern Wisconsin recently to discuss product costing, supply chain and cash management strategies as part of the annual Fall Conference & Plant Tour event hosted by the Wood Component Manufacturers Assn.

Held Sept. 20-22, the WCMA ’s fall event included visits to eight local companies to view best practices for manufacturing a wide range of components, including doors, millwork and custom cues. Below are links to highlights from each plant.

Oshkosh Door, Oshkosh, WI

Elipticon Wood Products, Little Chute, WI

Oshkosh Design, Winneconne, WI

Wolf River Lumber, New London, WI

Valley Custom Door, DePere, WI

DeLeers Millwork, Green Bay, WI

J. Pechauer Custom Cues, Green Bay, WI

Wisconsin Log Homes, Green Bay, WI

Video tour of the plants

The next WCMA Fall Conference & Plant Tour Event will take place Oct. 3-5, 2010, in Williamsport, PA. Contact the WCMA at wcma@woodcomponents.org, or visit www.woodcomponents.org

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