2017 Reader Survey: Social media gets an “F”

Thank you to all of those who took part in our 2017 Reader Survey. We loaded up on social media questions to gauge your level of participation...

SawStop to be acquired by TTS Tooltechnic Systems

Tualatin, Or.-based SawStop has announced that it has been acquired by TTS Tooltechnic Systems, a third-generation family-owned company based in Wendlingen, Germany. The TTS group...

ITC ruling: Bosch Reaxx saws excluded from U.S.

The SawStop table saw infringement case has reached a new threshold. Effective immediately, the Presidential review period for the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (ITC) cease...

ITC issues Bosch cease and desist order

On January 27th, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) ordered Customs to exclude Bosch Reaxx table saws, and cartridges for those saws, from entering...

Hettich ranks in Germany’s top 500 family businesses

The Foundation for Family Businesses in Germany has named the cabinet hardware manufacturer Hettich Group as a top 500 family business for its outstanding business...

IWF 2016 experiences double digit growth

The organizer of the International Woodworking Fair (IWF) in Atlanta, Ga., has announced that over 16,000 attended in 2016 compared to 14,400 in 2014. This...

Ruling by ITC finds SawStop patents infringed

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has made an initial ruling against Robert Bosch GmbH of Germany and its subsidiary Robert Bosch Tool Corporation...

Hettich Canada makes sweeping changes

Over the last few months, Hettich Canada has made a number of changes, starting with moving its Montreal division to a new location with...

IWF 2016 Challengers Award winners

Winners of the 2016 Challengers’ Distinguished Achievement Award announced during the International Woodworking Fair were selected from a field of 21 finalists. The seven...

Online training with NWFA University

The St. Louis, Mo.-based National Wood Flooring Association has announced NWFA University, an online platform that gives individuals an opportunity to participate in wood...