Buller family acquires Superior Cabinets

Saskatoon, Sask.-based kitchen cabinet manufacturer Superior Cabinets has been acquired by the Buller family of Winnipeg, Man., which formerly owned Norcraft Cabinetry. A statement by...

PPG completes AkzoNobel acquisition

PPG Industries announced that it has finalized the acquisition of the North American architectural coatings business of Akzo Nobel N.V., Amsterdam, in a deal...

The February building permits report

Statistics Canada has come out with its latest report on building permits in Canada. The report includes the following: Building permits totalled $6.0 billion in February,...

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,...

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...

FPInnovations launches Associates program

Roland Baumeister of FPInnovations launches its Associates program for the secondary wood manufacturing industry at WMS 2015 in Toronto. https://youtu.be/tE8DliKODmg Videographer: Martin Wendland

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...

CMA awards now open

The Cabinet Makers Association is now accepting entries for its 2013 Wood Diamond Awards, which recognize excellence in projects submitted by North American cabinet...

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...

Egger breaks ground on corporate office in North Carolina

Egger of Lexington, N.C., has broken ground on its North American corporate offices in North Carolina’s Davidson County. The office building, which is scheduled for...