Most viewed news within the last 10 days

  • September 13, 2018 15:14

Unilin files infringement action against Windmöller in Düsseldorf, Germany

On September 12, 2018, Unilin filed a court case before the Landgericht Düsseldorf against Windmöller GmbH for infringement of European Patent EP 2 588 311. The infringement action is directed against Windmöller's alleged infringing sales of ...... [more...]

  • September 14, 2018 16:32

BIFA Wood Vietnam: In The Heart of Vietnam’s Furniture Manufacturing Cluster

The inaugural BIFA Wood Vietnam 2018 will take place from October 24 to 27 at Binh Duong Convention Center in Binh Duong. With BIFA Wood Vietnam, there are endless possibilities to be unlocked for businesses looking to tap into or to expand in the Vietnam market. Its woodworking industry is seeing significant growth in recent years. Just last year alone, the industry saw a revenue of US$8 billion...... [more...]

  • September 07, 2018 10:52

Swedish kitchen producer Nobia acquires Bribus in the Netherlands

Swedish kitchen specialist Nobia has signed an agreement to acquire Bribus Holding B.V, a Dutch kitchen supplier with annual sales of approximately EUR 65 million. “This acquisition is the first step in our growth strategy ...... [more...]

  • August 30, 2018 19:11

SCM Winner of the 2018 Challengers Award at IWF 2018

The Challengers Award promotes the development of innovative new technology in woodworking machinery, supplies...... [more...]

  • August 29, 2018 06:49

German furniture industry reports slight sales growth in H1/2018

At the end of the summer of 2018, the German furniture industry is looking at a cautious sector development. After a decline in sales in the second half of 2017, the manufacturers' financial state improved slightly in the first half of 2018, but the bottom line is that furniture sales, especially in Germany, are on the spot. While the start of the year in the environment of the imm cologne was still clearly positive, a clear calming of the business then set in, explained the Association of the German Furniture Industry (VDM) at an annual press conference in Cologne... [more...]

  • August 27, 2018 07:57

Brazil: Wood panel exports increase up 8.6% in H1/2018

The 50th IBÁ Report produced by the Brazilian Tree Industry (IBÁ) indicates that there was an increase of 8.6% in wood panel exports in the first six months of 2018... [more...]

  • August 27, 2018 11:49

CatchMark Timber to acquire 18,063 acres of Oregon timberland

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. announced an agreement to acquire 18,063 acres of prime Oregon timberlands for $88.8 million from Forest Investment Associates (FIA)... [more...]

  • August 27, 2018 09:10

Hekotek to deliver wood pellet plant to Vietnam

Biomass Fuel Vietnam Co placed an order with Hekotek for a new complete plant of wooden pellets. According the announcement... [more...]

  • August 27, 2018 10:02

German timber trade reports sales growth in the first half of the year

The first half of 2018 went extremely well for the German timber trade, according to the Gesamtverband Deutscher Holzhandel eV (GD Holz). The participants in the GD Holz survey of companies were able to achieve a total revenue growth of 5.6% in the first six months... [more...]

  • September 20, 2018 10:21

Production in construction up by 0.3% in euro area

In July 2018 compared with June 2018, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.4% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat... [more...]

Page 1 of 2