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May 12, 2021

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A Conversation with Amy Dillon, Lead Designer at AyA Kitchens

When I spoke with Amy Dillon, lead designer at AyA Kitchens, one question was top of mind. Their website states that their approach to design and production is mass ... Read more.

Message From the Editor

This week we have a couple of articles on biomass, something that is key to the environmental crisis we are in. It’s a great step forward because it's carbon neutral and reduces our over reliance on fossil fuels. It also can be a revenue source for manufacturers, so all in all it seems to be a win-win endeavour.

– Alethea Spiridon, co-editor

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Latest News

Destroy Responsibly Program Returns to AWFS

The trade show industry was hard hit during this pandemic. After a long year of waiting and hoping, the trade show world is waking up renewed and optimistic. The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers® ... Read more.

No Electricity Rate Reprieve With this Lockdown

Ontario’s latest COVID-19-related stay-at-home imperative has not come with an electricity rate reprieve for residential and small business customers. However, the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has extended the annual prohibition on ... Read more.

Marathon Hardware Appoints New President, David Volpe, To Drive Customer Experience

Marathon Hardware has announced the appointment of a new company president, David Volpe. David has been an integral part of Marathon for over 19 years, ... Read more.

Expander Energy Receives Permit For Canada’s First Biomass Gas-to-Liquids Plant

Expander Energy Inc. and Vanderwell Contractors (1971) Ltd., are pleased to announce their Slave Lake Biomass/Gas to Liquids proposed project received its ... Read more.

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Planning Ahead for a Business Transition

Owning your own business is a dream for many people: to be your own boss, set your own hours, and reap the benefits of your hard work and dedication to your craft. Flexibility, financial rewards, and the opportunity to innovate ... Read more.

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Latest Products

King Slide’s SIMLEAD and ULead Hardware available for CABINET VISION software

Marathon Hardware and Planit Canada will collaborate to make King Slide’s SIMLEAD and ULead Hardware available for CABINET VISION software. With the newly ... Read more.

LAD Series

Sugatsune’s LAD Assist Damper Series features Sugatsune’s patented Lapcon technology with a spring mechanism that assists in lifting and soft-closing panels to eliminate lids and countertops from slamming shut on ... Read more.


Law, Design, Technology

Employers’ New Pandemic Responsibilities

The Covid-19 pandemic has had an immense impact on individuals and companies throughout the world. Not only have our daily lives changed, so have the ways in which we operate our businesses. The recent surge in the ... Read more.

Ontario Releases Draft Forest Biomass Action Plan

The Ontario government is promoting economic development and sustainable forest management by releasing a draft Forest Biomass Action Plan for public review and comment. Ontario’s action plan examines innovative uses of forest ... Read more.


Latest Events

June 21, AWMAC ON Al Sparling Memorial Golf Tournament, Oakville, ON

June 5 - 9, High Point Market, High Point, NC

June 7 - 11, CeflaLiveGlobal

June 8 - 10, Wood Pro Expo, West Palm Beach, FL

June 16 – 18, TISE: The International Surface Event, Las Vegas, NV

July 7 - 9, NWFA Expo, Orlando, FL

July 20 – 23, AWFS Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

September 5 - 10, EuroCucina, Milan, Italy

September 14 - 17, DREMA, Poznan, Poland

September 30 – October 3, Calgary Fall Home Show, Calgary, AB

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