Woodwork Career Alliance to Highlight Workforce Development in Vegas

The North American woodworking industry’s best chance to grow a skilled workforce will be on full display at the 2017 AWFS Fair. The Woodwork Career Alliance of North America (WCA), celebrating its 10th anniversary as the champion of woodworking skill standards, will present a well-rounded collection of workforce development tools and strategies at the AWFS

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Wellborn Cabinet to be Represented on 2017-2018 KCMA Officer Board

The KCMA (Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association) announced its 2017-2018 board membership at its annual spring meeting May 7th – 9th 2017. An estimated 200 people from more than 70 companies attended the event, held in Ponte Vedra, Florida. For the duration of this year’s committee, Stephen Wellborn was nominated as vice president of the association.

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Stiles Machinery Honors Retirees and Supports Future Industry Leaders 

Stiles Machinery Inc. recently hosted a retirement celebration in honor of seven former employees. Each of these employees played a significant role in shaping Stiles Machinery as it exists today, Stiles also unveiled a new foundation intended to invest in the lives of future industry leaders for years to come. This year, in honor of their recent

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Carla Aguiar Joins AWFS Board of Directors

Carla Aguiar, exhibits and events specialist, from Bessey Tools North America, was recently appointed to the Association of Woodworking and Furnishings Suppliers® (AWFS®) Board of Directors.  She also sits as a current committee member for AWFS Member Services and Trade Show committees. Carla has been in the woodworking industry for over 10 years in a marketing role, specifically

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Hettich Demonstrates Drawer Expertise at Interzum

Platforms greatly extended across all segments Letting its customers exploit the market even better while keeping production lean, Hettich has greatly extended its drawer and runner platforms across all segments for Interzum 2017. On display were new differentiation options and user friendly functions for the three AvanTech, ArciTech and InnoTech drawer systems as well as for the Quadro runner platform. Platform concepts

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New Cabinet Vision: “Milestone for Productivity and Efficiency”

Vero Software has issued Version 10 of its industry-leading solution for cabinet and casewoods manufacturers. The latest release of Cabinet Vision is designed to help woodworkers take their businesses to the next level. Product Business Manager Marie Cassidy says Version 10 represents the next milestone of an ongoing goal to deliver the most powerful and flexible

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WMMA Past President, Jamison Scott, Wins Baldwin Award

The Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America (WMMA), the national trade association for those who make machinery, cutting tools and supplies for the woodworking industry, has announced the winner of its Ralph B. Baldwin Award, the association’s highest honor. The award was presented to Jamison Scott, past president of the Association. Announcement of the award was

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Tresco Lighting Wins New Exhibitor Pavilion Best Booth Award At LIGHTFAIR 2017

Tresco Lighting a leader in premium lighting solutions for store fixtures, commercial applications, residential cabinetry, and laboratory and hospitality furniture, received the New Exhibitor Pavilion Best Booth Award at LIGHTFAIR® International 2017 in Philadelphia, Penn. LIGHTFAIR® International is the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and is sponsored by the International Association of Lighting Designers

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Festool Roadshow – 2017 Tour Dates Announced

Precision-engineered power tool manufacturer to tour United States, Canada Festool has announced its second annual product tour schedule, the Festool Roadshow, which is powered by a 48’ truck making numerous stops throughout the United States and Canada in 2017. The tour has been designed to give craftsmen across North America a first-hand look at everything that’s

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New Logo For Tresco Lighting

Tresco Lighting unveiled their new logo at this year’s LIGHTFAIR® International 2017 in Philadelphia, Pa. The new logo will be implemented immediately with the digital rollout, while physical assets such as literature and packaging will take place throughout the year. This unveil is on the cusp of Tresco Lighting’s 25th anniversary of their first product launch, the

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