William Penn Cabinetry remains shuttered

FREEBURG — Production at the William Penn Cabinetry company remains shut down and financial problems appear to have spread to sister company Stanley Woodworking, according to an item in the Daily Item newspaper. 

Cabinetworks Group names new CEO

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Cabinetworks Group has named John Barkhouse as its chief executive officer, effective immediately. Christian Cook, Managing Director at Platinum Equity, was acting as interim CEO.  

Ann Sacks introduces new collection

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Ann Sacks, the Portland-based design house, has released its Ann Sacks Curated Bath Collection, a design-driven experience that showcase select Ann Sacks, Robern, Kohler Lighting and Kallista products.   Many of the designs are exclusive to the Ann Sacks Curated Bath Collection, including new Robern vanities and linen cabinets and the Kohler Lighting collections. The collection is presented in seven fully appointed, traditional and contemporary vignettes.  

Showplace Cabinetry completes $2.5 million warehouse expansion

HARRISBURG, S.D. – Showplace Cabinetry has completed a 16,800-sq-ft construction project linking the company’s two manufacturing plants in Harrisburg, South Dakota.  The $2.5 million expansion project provides a central shipping point for Showplace framed cabinetry and the frameless ShowplaceEVO line, as well as enhanced warehousing and transportation efficiencies companywide.

RPM Wood Finishes Group plans new North Carolina facility

HICKORY, North Carolina -- RPM Wood Finishes Group expects to invest nearly $20 million on a new facility in the Greensboro, North Carolina, area, according to local news reports. The company said that 50 jobs could be created, reported the Rhino Times newspaper. The company is seeking $177,227 in financial incentives from Guilford County to help fund its expansion, and the Guilford County Board of Commissioners is expected to vote to approve the incentives at the board’s Thursday, Nov. 18 meeting, according to the report.