Panels & Furniture Asia January/February 2018


Next generation entrepreneurs
What does the future of panel manufacturing look like? The answer may be found in the young managers of Thailand’s Metro Ply Group.

San Lim’s search for innovation
San Lim Furniture is constantly in search for innovative ways to improve their production line. Their search ended with WEINIG, which provided the furniture manufacturer tremendous benefits: improved efficiency, cost reduction and impeccable service.

The world wants walnut
Fashion in hardwood for furniture and interiors, often going in cycles, is well-known. Cherry, maple, ash, mahogany, wenge and rosewood are all good examples of high value species that have come and gone over the years. But there are a few
that stay the distance. Several species have endured long term in popularity. Now we are seeing walnut join that elite group.