ATLANTA - The 2018 International Woodworking Fair (IWF) was one of the largest shows in years. Before the four-day event kicked off Wednesday, Aug. 22, on Tuesday, Aug. 21, a full day of symposiums were held including the 2018 IWF Closet Symposium, sponsored by Weinig/Holz-Her. Speakers spoke on a variety of topics including how to grow your business, how to use PR effectively, the latest in European trends, the evolution to manufacturing and business tips, the business of design and the rise of multifunctional living spaces.
Burkle North America, Inc. displayed its ROBUSpro industrial spray system at IWF this week.
Stiles and Homag see a trend toward integrated solutions, continued mass customization and other uses of technology.
Participants in the 2018 Finishing Symposium at IWF told attendees that finishing was much more a science than an art, but provided extensive information on management, finishes and equipment to help make their operation better.
As more than 30,000 woodworkers and industry suppliers converge on Atlanta last week, they are also encountering an extensive education and training curriculum.
Visitors to Wood-Mizer’s (booth #6575) at IWF 2018 will be presented with new woodworking equipment alongside the company’s well-known sawmill models.
Register for Woodworking Network's Leadership Forum at IWF and earn a chance to win a drone.
By Harry Urban