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Editor’s pickTechnology transforming the industry

02-11-2018
Technology, transforming, industry

Solving rural producers’ challenges and improving productivity through technology will be key themes at next year’s MobileTECH 2019. Now in its 7th year, MobileTECH will once again bring together the leaders, tech developers, industry corporates and early adopters to Rotoura, New Zealand. “While we have seen some great advances …

Belarus will supply France with a new batch of wooden houses

02-11-2018
Belarus, France, wooden houses

Newsprint Mill’s branch in Domostrenie, based in Shklov, Belarus, will soon sign an agreement with French-based company, SARL Logibat, to supply them with approximately 60 sets of frame-panel houses that are worth around €1 million (US$1.14 million). According to the Belarusian Telegraph Agency (BelTA), the agreement is to be signed at …

SFIC launches Youth Furniture Chapter (YFC) at 4th ASEAN Youth Furniture Exchange (AYFE)

01-11-2018

Singapore Furniture Industries Council (SFIC) has launched its inaugural Youth Furniture Chapter (YFC) to nurture a more resourceful and resilient generation of new and young leaders in the Singapore furniture industry. Formerly known as the Youth Furniture Committee, the YFC launch was the key highlight of the opening ceremony of the 4th ASEAN …

Editor’s pickInTech 2018: Weinig sets course for LIGNA with innovations

01-11-2018
InTech 2018, Weinig, LIGNA, innovation

Plenty of innovations at InTech: The new Powermat 3000 was one of the attractions of the international Weinig in-house exhibition Half a year before LIGNA, Weinig is giving a taste of what is to come at its InTech in-house exhibition. With two world premieres and many more developments, the world market leader for solid wood processing gave a …

Editor’s pickPallmann Maschinenfabrik: Uwe Wagner joins the Management Team starting January 2019

01-11-2018
Pallmann Maschinenfabrik, Uwe Wagner, Management Team, January 2019

Stefan Wissing, Uwe Wagner Pallmann Maschinenfabrik in Zweibrücken will strengthen its management team after the retirement of Hartmut Pallmann: The Management of the size reduction specialist within the Siempelkamp Group is, as of 1st January 2019, represented by Uwe Wagner in addition to Stefan Wissing. Wagner contributes special expertise …

Singapore: Ricoh’s annual Eco Action Day campaign sees 315 trees planted in Sentosa

01-11-2018
Singapore, Sentosa, Ricoh, Eco Action Day campaign, 315 trees planted

Ricoh Asia Pacific, a Japanese multinational imaging and electronics company, brought together corporate and government leaders to plant 315 tree saplings at Fort Siloso in Sentosa, Singapore, as part of Ricoh’s 2018 Eco Action Day campaign. Each sapling planted matches a corporate pledge received during the 2018 campaign. Campaign partners …