WMIA News: October/November 2017

  • November 9, 2017

October/November 2017 President's Message: Why WIC? The annual Woodworking Industry Conference (WIC) is rated as one of the most valuable benefits WMIA offers its members. While next year’s Hawaii location is certainly appealing, you may be wondering (or your boss…

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President’s Message: October/November 2017

  • November 1, 2017

Why WIC? As you've probably seen, next year's Woodworking Industry Conference (WIC) will be held May 1-4, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa in Maui, Hawaii. It's hard to believe it's just a little more than six…

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Member Profile: Atlantic Machinery (October/November 2017)

  • November 1, 2017

A Distributor Sales-Driven Past and a Bright Future In 1980, Riccardo Azzoni was approached by a friend who had invested in an Italian company that manufactured do-it-yourself woodworking machines. They were looking for an entry into the United States market. …

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G7 Leaders Recognize International Standards to Drive Innovation

  • October 20, 2017

The declaration acknowledges that standardization is an effort driven by market needs with the capability to advance social and economic objectives. "Therefore, standards-setting practices should be open to participation from all interested stakeholders," it reads, and underscores the participation of…

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SICAM 2017 ends with positive numbers (Wood&Panel)

  • October 18, 2017

The 9th edition of SICAM, the International Exhibition of Components, Accessories, and Semi-Finished Products for the Furniture Industry ended with numbers growing further. The sector’s leading professionals from all over the globe were in attendance at Pordenone for four days…

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