WMCO members to tour Woodland Horizon
August 17, 2022 | 7:05 pm CDT
Woodland Horizon custom kitchen

HANOVER, Ontario – The Wood Manufacturing Cluster of Ontario is organizing an exclusive event for its members to tour Woodland Horizon, a custom manufacturer of cabinets, closets and commercial millwork based in Drayton, Ontario.

The members-only event, scheduled for August 31, will include a physical tour of Wood Horizon’s facility as well as a live stream tour. Woodland Horizon recently implemented a part information system. 

The event is the latest in a series of WMCO’s Plant Tour Focus Groups that examine problem-solving, continuous improvement, and reducing and eliminating waste in manufacturing processes. 

  • The Woodland Horizon event agenda includes:
  • Overview of hosts business model and best practices 
  • Presentation of challenge/problem to solve 
  • In-person and & live stream plant tour of facility and operational challenge
  • Breakout discussion groups to brainstorm solutions 
  • Groups report suggestions and feedback to the host 
  • Summary comments and lessons learned

Members, including associate members, can learn more and register for the plant tour.

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Rich Christianson is the owner of Richson Media LLC, a Chicago-based communications firm focused on the industrial woodworking sector. Rich is the former long-time editorial director and associate publisher of Woodworking Network. During his nearly 35-year career, Rich has toured more than 250 woodworking operations throughout North America, Europe and Asia and has written extensively on woodworking technology, design and supply trends. He has also directed and promoted dozens of woodworking trade shows, conferences and seminars including the Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo and the Woodworking Machinery & Supply Conference & Expo, Canada’s largest woodworking show.