Recent circulation fraud links

http://adage.com/article/media/magazine-circulation-fraud-case-enters-plea-negotiations/47927/ http://www.theguardian.com/media/2011/oct/12/wall-street-journal-andrew-langhoff http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4704566  

Third-party circulation validation

The importance of third-party circulation validation cannot be overstated. Circulation is one of the only hard-data, empirical evidence verifications advertisers can get. Wrongfully manipulating...

Three reasons

In the case of Blum’s “choice” to advertise in a competitor, the competitor’s breadth of market reach can be reviewed through its third-party circulation...

Architectural clamping

If your shop produces architectural wood components, the new R1206P Architectural Door and Window Clamp unit from Ritter Manufacturing may be worth looking at....

Winging it

Festool has a new product you may find helpful when you’re marking layout lines on walls for cabinetry, or need to support trim mouldings...

E-letter: Competition and consequences

The news broke on 60 Minutes March 1 that Lumber Liquidators is suspected of selling engineered wood flooring with unsafe levels of formaldehyde from...

New finishes

Yorktowne has added a new door and two new finishes to its kitchen cabinetry line. The company says its new Dixon door is a balance...

Cutting it both ways

Festool calls its new Vecturo Oscillating Multi-Tool “the ultimate in versatility.” A wide variety of blades and the tool’s variable speed mean the Vecturo can...

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...

Cyber attack shuts down CMA website

The Milwaukee, Wisc.-based Cabinet Makers Association (CMA) has temporarily shut down its website. The site was hacked early Sunday morning (Jan. 18). The CMA...