Making a move to Homag

On Jan. 1, Brett Reid joined Homag Canada as the company's product manager, solid wood. Previously, he was with NAP Gladu (now part of...

Register for Wood Industry Conference

You can register now for the 2015 Wood Industry Conference (WIC). It’s being held April 21 to 24 at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio...

Industry gets social

Aug. 20 saw the first Wood Industry Social Network gathering, held in Burlington, Ont. Some industry members talked about motivating workers with a martial arts pro,...

IIDEX Woodshop call for submissions

IIDEX Canada is now seeking submissions for its annual Woodshop event, which will showcase 15 innovative wood prototypes that utilize Toronto's untapped ash wood resource....

Canadians confident in real estate

Canadian consumer confidence remains steady largely as a result of the real-estate sector, according to the latest Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index. The index...

Learn about commercial estimating

The Cabinet Makers Association (CMA) is offering a webinar on the topic of commercial estimating that is scheduled for Wednesday, April 30, at 1:00...

FMC China pre-registration begins

Online pre-registration for FMC China 2014 is now available. With pre-registration, attendees will get: Free entrance to Furniture China 2014 and FMC Premium 2014. A discount...

CMA launches annual survey

Benchmark survey to research sales results, brand preferences, employee wages, owner earnings and more Cabinet and custom woodworking shop owners and managers from across North...

Canadian building permits surge in July

According to Statistics Canada, contractors took out building permits worth $8.0 billion in July, up 20.7 percent from June. The total value of building permits continued...

U.S. construction spending highest in four years

The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce has announced that construction spending during July, 2013, was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual...