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  • Panels
  • May 24, 2016 13:42

Unilin wins patent lawsuit against Californian importers

Unilin was recently awarded a $1.17 million judgment in compensation for the patent infringement of Granada Kitchen & Floor, LLC, Granada Wood & Cabinets, Inc. and NSL Trading Corporation's past imports and sales of approximately 600,000 m2 of glueless laminate laminate flooring products that infringed on Unilin patents... [more...]

  • Interior
  • May 20, 2016 14:04

US: Anti-dumping duty on Chinese wooden bedroom furniture

The U.S. Department of Commerce has made a final determination of the antidumping duty to be applied to Chinese wooden bedroom furniture imports... [more...]

  • Panels
  • May 19, 2016 14:19

Continued stable profitability for Kährs Group in Q1/2016

In the first quarter of 2016, net sales of the Kährs Group totalled SEK 695 million (687), an increase of 1 percent compared with the same period in 2015. Good growth in the Group's Europe segment offset the weaker trend in the Resilient Global segment for the quarter.... [more...]

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  • May 19, 2016 12:00

Linden Lumber to сlose its hardwood flooring division

Linden Lumber, LLC is closing its hardwood flooring division effective May 17. As a result, its work force will be reduced by 37 employees... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • May 18, 2016 14:35

Growth prospects for the German woodworking machinery industry in 2016

The German manufacturers of woodworking machinery have completed 2015 with a production increase of 6.5% and a value of EUR 2.8 billion. For 2016, VDMA (The German Engineering Federation) expects a further production increase of up to 5%... [more...]

  • Interior
  • May 18, 2016 10:02

Cooperation between Malaysia and China in furniture trade

It has been reported that Chinese government has contributed finance for the construction of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed railway. The Malaysian Ministry of Transportation plans to focus on expanding rail and port capacity in support of development of exports to China and the rest of the world... [more...]

Sawmilling
  • Sawmilling
  • May 17, 2016 10:20

Fordaq present at Xylexpo next week

Fordaq will showcase its services for the wood professionals at this year's 25th edition of Xylexpo, held in Milan from 24 to 28 May 2016 in the fieramilano fairgrounds located in Rho... [more...]

Interior
  • Interior
  • May 16, 2016 15:10

‘Furniture Manufacturing & Supply China 2016’ moves back to Shanghai New International Expo Centre

‘Furniture Manufacturing & Supply China 2016’ (FMC China 2016) will be moved back to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from Sept. 8th to 11th, 2016. After several-year separation from Furniture China, this reunion will cover all the whole upstream and downstream industry of furniture... [more...]

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  • Panels
  • May 13, 2016 10:02

LIGNA Conference: Furniture industry on the way to digitization

On 3 and 4 May 2016 the first LIGNA Conference was held in the Robotation Academy at the Hannover Exhibition Center (in Hannover, Germany). This event attracted 140 participants and was sold out weeks in advance. The unanimous conclusion: “Industry 4.0 is not a revolution – it is an evolution which has already begun in the furniture industry.”... [more...]

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  • May 12, 2016 14:30

Danzer to increase hardwood flooring deck layers production capacity

Danzer has started the construction work for converting its plant in Souvans, France: The goal is an efficient production site for sliced hardwood flooring deck layers. The Danzer says that the capacity expansion is a response to the growing demand for thick-cut deck layers.... [more...]

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