The antimicrobial coatings market is expected to reach $4.2 billion by 2021 with much of the growing demand coming from medical and indoor applications, according to research from Marketsandmarkets Research. One example is JB Cutting which has seen an increase in that demand especially in the healthcare industry with the need for easy to clean furniture. A recent post on LinkedIn by Christina Relyea Business Development Manager at JB Cutting, Inc., highlighted a few components that were being shipped out.
These operations manufacture components used by American Woodmark’s U.S. manufacturing plants.
Study assesses experiences of secondary wood manufacturers concerning Industry 4.0 and the digitization/computerization of their operations.
By Urs Buehlmann, Matt Bumgardner, and Karl D. Forth
ADDISON, Ill. – PPL Group has announced that an auction of equipment and materials from Accurate Custom Cabinets will be held April 23 to April 30. Inspection and preview will be April 29. Sales location is 115 W. Fay Ave., Addison, Illinois 60101. The owner of the cabinetmaker in suburban Chicago is retiring.
Workers at the Ford Motor factory in Plymouth, Michigan have been wearing watches that buzz when they get too close to each other.
Button-fix has built a following within the construction and joinery trades, with its innovative design helping people to fix panels quickly.
Composite panel and forest product giant Arauco will close its medium density fiberboard (MDF) production facility in Bennettsville, South Carolina May 18.
Here are the most recent closings and disruptions in wood products and related industry.
BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Thermwood machine owner Bednark Studio has engineered a disposable PETG face shield for health care professionals. They are sharing CNC router files and production information to any other manufacturers across the country who would like to supply these to hospitals and other health care providers that are in need.
Covid-19 impact on housing became apparent in March with pending new home sales down 33 percent month-over-month.