Opinion

Thoughts on a challenging year for FDMC 300

The year 2020 was one of the most unusual we have seen. And we hope not to see it again anytime soon. A few thoughts related to the FDMC 300: -- In 2020, we estimated sales for the FDMC 300 group of companies to be $57.883 billion, actually a slight gain of 1.25 percent. -- For the most part, this group of cabinet, millwork, furniture and store fixture manufacturers was able to adapt in a time that was anything but business as usual.

Loggers call for pandemic relief for industry

Video statements from stars of the American Loggers and Swamp Loggers reality television series’ call for action from Congress and the Trump administration to provide pandemic relief to the nation’s struggling loggers and timber haulers.
By Carolina Loggers Association

Earth Day 2020 and sustainability in woodworking

Half a century ago, on April 22, 1970, over 20 million Americans took to the streets in hundreds of cities around the country to protest the complete lack of interest in environmental conservation.
By Andrew J. Ramirez