Awards and recognitions at “The Night of Xylexpo”

Innovation is the common thread at Xylexpo2016, the biennial exhibition of wood and furniture technology and supplies, currently underway at FieraMilano-Rho in Milan, Italy, this month, an edition that promises to be successful according to initial attendance figures. Further evidence came from “The Night of Xylexpo”, an evening when the XIA-Xylexpo Innovation Awards were handed […]

IWF 2016 to be largest since 2008

The International Woodworking Fair (IWF) has announced the 2016 edition in Atlanta, Ga., is nearly sold out, say show organizers. Nearly 1,000 exhibitors have contracted for exhibit space occupying over 500,000 net square feet making IWF 2016 the largest Fair since 2008. The Fair will take place August 24-27, 2016 at the Georgia World Congress […]

Furniture transportation conference announced

Brooklyn, Mich.-based International Furniture Transportation and Logistics Council (IFTLC) will hold its annual conference on May 10th through 13th at the Lago Mar Resort and Beach Club in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. The conference is attended by hundreds of furniture manufacturing, retail, transportation, and logistics executives from around the world. This year’s keynote address will be […]

Manufacturing seminar demos latest technology

Stiles Machinery Inc. of Grand Rapids, Mich., reports that more than 150 woodworkers attended its Manufacturing Solutions seminar on February 24 & 25, taking part in educational sessions, live machinery demonstrations and networking events designed towards helping customers stay competitive and profitable. The seminar, the first of three planned for 2016, was held at the […]

Ligna Conference to debut in Hannover

Online registration  has now begun for the first international Ligna Conference, to be held at the Robotation Academy (located on the LIGNA showgrounds in Hannover, Germany) on 3 and 4 May 2016. The event is being staged by Deutsche Messe and the German Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers’ Association within VDMA. The conference fee (€249 plus VAT) […]

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 in San Antonio, Tex. The WIC has been jointly sponsored by the Woodworking Machinery Association and the Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers of America for over 30 years. The 2015 WIC includes a […]

Learn the essentials about The Construction Lien Act

If your business is in Ontario and you are involved with the construction industry, don’t miss this professional development seminar on Nov. 27. It’s titled, The Construction Lien Act: Liens and Trusts. The seminar is being jointly presented by the Ontario chapter of the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada (AWMAC) and the Toronto Construction […]