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Editor’s pickPanels & Furniture Asia and Panels & Furniture China celebrate 20th anniversary

13-11-2020
PFA, PFC, Panels & Furniture Asia, Panels & Furniture China, anniversary

Panels & Furniture Asia (PFA) and Panels & Furniture China (PFC) are celebrating their 20th anniversary. In 2000, PFA and PFC was founded by William Pang, founder and managing director of Panels & Furniture Asia group of wood magazines. It is with a vision to provide the wood and woodworking industry with timely and accurate news, …

IPCO appoints Robert Hermans as new CEO

12-11-2020
IPCO, management

Robert Hermans The Board of Directors at IPCO has appointed Robert Hermans as the new chief executive officer (CEO) starting May 2021 at the latest. Robert Hermans is currently Executive Vice President and deputy CEO of Gunnebo AB and in charge of the business unit Entrance Control. “We are happy to welcome Robert Hermans as the new CEO. …

HOMAG Group sees signs of recovery in Q3 2020

10-11-2020
HOMAG Group, market

In the third quarter of 2020, the HOMAG Group recorded a significant improvement in order intake (+41%) and an economic recovery compared to the second quarter of 2020. Nevertheless, the nine-month figures are also affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. "Like the entire machinery industry, we are still noticing the effects of the Corona pandemic," …

Editor’s pickLIGNA.21 postponed to September 2021

10-11-2020
LIGNA, Germany, covid-19, trade show, exhibition, postponement

LIGNA.21 goes into autumn, postponing its original event date from May to 27 September to 1 October 2021. Following intensive reflections and discussions, and in view of the current developments in the global incidence of infections in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Deutsche Messe and the German association VDMA have jointly decided to …

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