April 28 - May 2, 2014
Woodworking Industry Conference (WIC)
Wyndham Rio Mar Beach Resort
Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
Click here for more information.

August 20 - 23, 2014
International Woodworking Fair (IWF)
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA


Woodworking Network
George Nakashima Woodworker Complex Named National Landmark
The George Nakashima Woodworker Complex in Bucks County, PA, the creative quarters of one of the world's most influential forces in furniture design, has been named a National Historic Landmark.

Posted: 04/24/2014

Lowe's Lead Dust Fine by EPA Tops 10 Most Viewed Reports
Lowe's $500,000 EPA lead dust abatement penalty reminds remodelers they must be certified to handle interior work on older homes. It was the wood industry's most-viewed story this week.

Posted: 04/24/2014

Jayakas High Point rubberwood showroom
Furniture components provided to industry.

Posted: 04/23/2014

In honor of Arbor Week, woodworking pro gives back to local high schools
Teacher carries portable sawmill to local schools.

Posted: 04/23/2014

Woodworking Magazine for the Professional Woodworker | Woodshop News
Need vs. want

I have heard it said many times that people do not buy what they need. They buy what they want.

Posted: 04/24/2014

Remodeling market gains expected to taper off

Solid growth is expected in the home remodeling market this year, but momentum should begin to moderate in the fourth quarter, according to recent report released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.

Posted: 04/23/2014


Current News:

First Housing Report of 2014 Released
The January 2014 Housing Commentary has been released. To read, members may click here.

ANSI Update
A revised version of the ANSI standard O1.1, entitled O1.1-2013 Woodworking Machinery Safety Requirements, has been published 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 to request a copy.

WMMA's video tour of UNIQUE Tool & Machine Co. is available for viewing!
Please take a moment to enjoy this tour, which took place during WIC. Click here.

ANSI Accredited Standards Committee (ASCO1) News
Click here to learn about current ASCO1 activities and access a copy of the O1.1 standard.

The Cutting Edge, WMMA’s monthly e-publication

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Press Releases

January 27, 2014
WMMA Announces Launch of Redesigned Website

August 7, 2013
WMMA's Jamie Scott has success with MRA legislation in Congress

Press Release Archive

Member News

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