• Panels
  • May 29, 2017 10:44

TTF agrees to mandatory 3rd party plywood testing

At a recent meeting, the National Panel Products Division of the UK Timber Trade Federation (TTF) unanimously agreed a requirement for third party species testing and third party product performance testing for all panels placed on the market from outside the EU... [more...]

  • Interior
  • May 26, 2017 08:28

US wooden furniture imports from China and Vietnam experience sharp drop

The value of US wooden furniture imports declined to US$1.30 billion in February, but year-to-date imports were 3% higher than in February 2016.... [more...]

  • Interior
  • May 26, 2017 08:13

IKEA Group appoints new CEO

IKEA Group put Jesper Brodin in charge of the development of the Swedish furniture retailer’s product range and supply chain, after Peter Agnefjall decided to give up the position... [more...]

  • Panels
  • May 23, 2017 06:17

Schattdecor invests EUR 120 million its international locations

By the end of 2018 Schattdecor will invest about 120 million Euros in the development of its current locations. With this, Schattdecor is implementing the largest investment program in the company’s history... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • May 22, 2017 13:14

IKEA plans to source wood from India

IKEA plans to source bamboo and other sustainable indigenous wood species directly from India for its global operations. The Swedish furniture retailer also wants to expand its portfolio of such products... [more...]

  • Panels
  • May 19, 2017 13:36

Mohawk reported 2% higher sales for 1Q 2017

Mohawk Industries, Inc. reported 1Q 2017 record net earnings of $201 million and diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.68, a 16.5% increase versus prior year.... [more...]

  • Interior
  • May 17, 2017 13:11

Välinge’s click furniture technology receives 2017 interzum award

Välinge’s Threespine® click furniture technology received the 2017 interzum award... [more...]

  • Panels
  • May 17, 2017 12:47

Kastamonu acquires Italian Gruppo Trombini

Turkish Kastamonu Entegre has acquired Italian Gruppo Trombini in May. This acquisition along with its last investment, places Kastamonu Entegre’s foreign investments to be more than EU800 million... [more...]

  • Interior
  • May 12, 2017 12:21

Homag Group wins major contract with Chinese furniture maker

HOMAG Group has won a major contract with Chinese furniture maker Oppein with an order valued at over EUR 30 million... [more...]

  • Panels
  • May 11, 2017 10:05

Turkish Yildiz Entegre to invest EUR 150 million in a new plant in Romania

Yildiz Entegre plans to open an MDF / HDF plant near Pitesti, Romania. The investment will rise up to nearly EUR 150 million and will increase the production capacity of the Turkish company by approximately 1 to 3 million m³ per year.... [more...]

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