coronavirus

Conifex extends same curtailment a second time, cites virus pandemic

VANCOUVER, B.C. - Canadian lumber giant Conifex has extended its temporary production curtailment at its sawmill in Mackenzie, British Columbia. The curtailment will last for four weeks to June 1.
 
This is the second extension of the same curtailment. On April 6, it announced a two-week restriction. On April 16, it added on two weeks, extending it to May 3.

Proactive or Reactive - Phil and Ben Cohen

Do you have a proactive or reactive approach to your business? What do you do in a crisis? Phil and Ben Cohen of Cohen Architectural Woodworking in St. James, Missouri, developed an innovative seven-step plan to keep their plant open and all of their people gainfully employed despite the COVID-19 pandemic.