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UPCOMING EVENTS

September 14-16, 2014
WMMA/WCMA Schedule Fall Conference & Plant Tour
Lewisburg, PA
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September 17, 2014
WMMA DC Fly-In
Washington, DC
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INDUSTRY NEWS

Woodworking Network
How To Drive Dealer Sales of Wood Products
It takes a special skill set to drive wood products dealer sales of custom cabinetry and closet systems. Organizers Direct's strategy for marketing its products and design services through its network of qualified dealers earned it a spot on the 2014 WOOD 100.

Posted: 09/21/2014

Closet America Scores Two Top Remodeling Rankings
Closet America was named to two 2014 top remodelers lists, by Remodeling Magazine and Qualified Remodeler magazine. The closet manufacturer serves the metropolitan area of Washington, DC, North Virginia, and Maryland.

Posted: 09/21/2014


CabinetMaker+FDM
Castle shows pocket hole machines at Wood Pro Expo
New machines will be shown October 8-9.

Posted: 09/19/2014

More Wood Pro Expo features
Extended hours, free bar-b-q and tool giveaways to be featured.

Posted: 09/19/2014


Woodworking Magazine for the Professional Woodworker | Woodshop News
SCM Group extends regional sales coverage

The SCM Group hired Fabrizio La Volpicella to serve the Southwest region, including Southern California, southern Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and northern Mexico.

Posted: 09/17/2014

Milwaukee introduces new job-site backpack

backpack0917Milwaukee Tool offers the Jobsite Backpack, a durable tool organizer for the professional tradesman.

Posted: 09/17/2014


ASSOCIATION NEWS

Current News:

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

WMMA has released its first promotional video, describing the benefits of membership! Click here to view it.

WMMA/WCMA Schedule Fall Conference & Plant Tour
September 14-16, 2014
Lewisburg, PA
Click here for full information!

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

August 20, 2014
WMMA Members Named Winners of 5 of 7 Challenger Awards

July 1, 2014
Auction of Industry Memorabilia Raises More than $3,000 for Charity

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Member News

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