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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 Sales Up but Earnings Fall by One Third
Lumber Liquidators net sales increased 4.6 percent to $266.1 Million in the third quarter, but net income of $15.7 Million, down from $20.4 Million in the year ago period. Comparable store sales, a gauge of stores open at least a year, fell 4.9 percent.

Posted: 10/24/2014

Trending: Locally Milled Lumber Catches On Across the U.S.
Reports on locally milled lumber are scoring the most views at Woodworking Network, along with a video on the state-of-the-art plywood coating line at North American Plywood.

Posted: 10/23/2014


CabinetMaker+FDM
Automec Inc. adds TigerStop programmable guages
A range of six models can be found on Automec's website.

Posted: 10/22/2014

AWC releases 'Design of Wood Frame Buildings' workbook
Free workbook evaluates all three loading conditions to show the broad range of the WFCM applicability.

Posted: 10/22/2014


Woodworking Magazine for the Professional Woodworker | Woodshop News
Not been there, haven’t done that

I’ve been woodworking since high school, but it’s amazing how many woodworky things – some of them very basic and common – that I’ve never done.

Posted: 10/24/2014

CMA schedules Habitat Day in Kentucky

The Cabinet Makers Association and its industry supporters scheduled a special Habitat Day for Oct. 31 in Owensboro, Ky.

Posted: 10/22/2014


ASSOCIATION NEWS

Current News:

National Manufacturing Day was Friday, October 3. WMMA will be writing a special article in its next newsletter, detailing members' activities. What did your company do? Let us know! We're interested in all events: internal, outreach, festive, etc. Send an e-mail to WMMA's newsletter editor here.

IWF 2014: By the Numbers*
Exhibitors: 920 total
200-plus: New exhibiting companies
Internationally: 212 exhibitors representing 32 foreign countries
448,000 sq. ft.: Space in the GWCC occupied by exhibitors
$40 million-plus: Economic impact IWF had on the local economy as a result of the show
108,000-plus: Leads scanned by exhibitors
50 percent: Attendees who expected to make significant purchases in the next 6-12 months
August 24-27, 2016: Date of next IWF in Atlanta (for those who missed out on these numbers and want to record some of their own).
*Source: Post-IWF Statement from IWF 2014 Chairman Rick Hannigan

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

June 2014 Housing Commentary Released
To read, members may click here.

ANSI Update
The ANS standard O1.1-3, entitled O1.1-3 (2014) Safety Requirements for CNC Machining Centers for the Woodworking Industry, has been approved by ANSI. As a member company of WMMA, you are entitled to receive one complimentary copy upon request. Email WMMA Associate Director Jennifer Miller at Jennifer@wmma.org to request a copy. Additional copies can be purchased through ANSI at http://webstore.ansi.org/RecordDetail.aspx?sku=ANSI+O1.1-3-2014.

The Cutting Edge, WMMA's monthly e-publication

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Press Releases

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

September 30, 2014
WMMA Announces Approval of New ANSI Standard

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Member News

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