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UPCOMING EVENTS

April 21-24, 2015
Woodworking Industry Conference (WIC)
Grand Hyatt San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

May 11-15, 2015
LIGNA
Hannover, Germany
http://www.ligna.de/home
Want to be part of the special WMMA pavilion at LIGNA? Contact Fred Stringfellow at fred@wmma.org.

INDUSTRY NEWS

Woodworking Network
Lumber Liquidators Net Income Falls 17 Percent
Hardwood and laminate flooring giant Lumber Liquidators saw a 16.8% drop in net income fourth quarter, even as sales climbed 6.2% to $272 million - mostly a result of opening new outlets.

Posted: 02/27/2015

KCD Software Releases KCD Cabinet/Closets Version 10
KCD has rolled its KCD Touch optimized software for tablets, laptops and PCs into version 10 and expanded its capability for mobile use from design and pricing cabinets, all the way through the building production stage.

Posted: 02/27/2015


CabinetMaker+FDM
Criminal charges likely for Lumber Liquidators
Company expects criminal charges for importing illegally harvested wood, a Lacey Act violation.

Posted: 02/27/2015

ATI launches ATI University
Educational program links company and its customers.

Posted: 02/26/2015


Woodworking Magazine for the Professional Woodworker | Woodshop News
Winterthur honors Charles F. Hummel with endowed leadership position

Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library in Wilmington, Del., received a $425,000 federal challenge grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and raised an additional $1,275,000 to endow a key leadership position that was recently named the Charles F. Hummel Director of Conservation.

Posted: 02/25/2015

UCS Forest Group acquires White-Wood Distributors

The UCS Forest Group, which operates in Canada as Upper Canada Forest Products Ltd., announced it reached an agreement to acquire the assets and ongoing business activities of the British Columbia business unit of White-Wood Distributors Ltd.

Posted: 02/25/2015


ASSOCIATION NEWS

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Nominations open for the Baldwin Award
Know an individual who has made significant contributions to the woodworking industry? Nominate them for WMMA's prestigious Baldwin Award. Click here to learn more.

IWF: And the Final Numbers Are...

The final numbers for IWF 2014 are in, and they're nothing short of phenomenal. The total at-show attendance (all days) was 23,463, which broke down as follows:
Attendance (General):
Verified: Advance-Registered: 7,422
Verified: On-site Registered (includes press, speakers, students): 6,915
Unspecified: 63
Total Verified Buyers: 14,400
Exhibiting Personnel: 9,063

Mark your calendar for the next IWF, August 24-27, 2016, and get ready for your own impressive numbers.

Hear what current WMMA members are saying about the valuable benefits and the many rewards of WMMA membership.

ANSI Update
The ANS standard O1.1-1, entitled Safety Requirements for Fixed Angle Jump Saws is out for Public Review with a comment deadline of March 17, 2015. In you are interested in reviewing the document, contact Jennifer Miller at jennifer@wmma.org.

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Press Releases

December 4, 2014
Registration Open for WIC 2015

October 24, 2014
WMMA Celebrates U.S. World Standards Day

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Member News

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