Below are some useful links to the latest insights and news in the Woodworking, Glass, and Stone Industries. Don’t forget to bookmark this page for future reference!
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Economy and Statistics
Hanley Wood Market Intelligence - Hanley Wood Market Intelligence is America’s largest and most trusted source for residential real estate research and analysis.
Bloomberg - Is regarded as a premier site for news and financial information.
The U.S. Green Building Council - The U.S. Green Building Council is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community of leaders working to make green buildings available to everyone within a generation.
National Association of Home Builders - The Voice of the Housing Industry. This site is designed for those interested in home building and the industry
U.S. Census Bureau - Public resources from the US Census Bureau including population, economic, industry, and geography studies.
Bureau of Labor Statistics - Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Magazines – WOOD, PLASTIC, NON FERROUS MATERIALS
Modern Woodworking - Modern Woodworking keeps readers up-to-date on the most important technological plant operation developments in the secondary wood products industry through.
Wood Digest- Finishing is the leading information source for commercial and industrial wood finishers. The magazine focuses on the key segments of the secondary wood.
FDM - FDM is THE magazine for builders of cabinets, fixtures, furniture and millwork.
Wood Industry - Canada’s authority for making and marketing wood products. These pages feature highlights from the printed magazine, as well as additional information and new products. Wood Industry magazine knows Canada’s woodworking industry.
Cabinet Maker Online - CabinetMaker magazine is published exclusively for smaller woodworking shops, serving both the commercial and residential markets.
ISW Online - Through ongoing research and surveys keeps abreast of what’s happening in this global economy and to the players within it.
Surface and Panel - Surface & Panel is a quarterly magazine focused exclusively on the design, manufacture and marketing of panel-based furniture and casegoods.
CLB Media - CLB Media Inc. is Canada’s leading providers of information and marketing services to business professionals.
Magazines – GLASS, STONE
Surface Fabrication - Surface Fabrication Magazine is the surfacing industry’s link between fabricator , distributor, supplier and manufacturer.
Stone World - Stone World magazine is recognized as the leading source of information on stone use in architecture and interior design as well as stone production, distribution, installation, and maintenance. Top management architects, installers, contractors and building owners/developers know they can turn to us for high quality architectural photography and in-depth international industry coverage.
Slippery Rock Gazette - Slippery Rock Gazette has been publishing stone industry news , tradeshow information and our own brand of humor and advice.
Glass Magazine - The Magazine of Influence for Glass Industry Leaders.
Stone Business - Keep abreast of the latest in the stone trade.
US Glass Magazine - The Magazine of Influence for Glass Industry Leaders.
NGA / National Glass Association - Founded in 1948, the National Glass Association is the largest trade association representing the flat (architectural and automotive) glass industry.
Associations – WOOD, PLASTIC, NON FERROUS MATERIALS
WMIA - Serving the North American wood products industry with the most technologically advanced woodworking systems available. More
Architectural Woodwork Institute - Web site of the Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) provides technical, career training and membership information related to the custom millwork and casework...
Association for Retail Environments - A.R.E., The Association for Retail Environments, an association for companies providing products and services for store interiors, including fixtures...
ACIMALL - Represents the most important Italian manufacturers of technology, automation, machinery, tools, and accessories for processing wood and wood-based products.
VDMA - Wood machining has a long tradition in Germany. Many companies exist for more than 100 years. The German Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers’ Association in VDMA represents 90 % of the country’s manufacturers of machinery, systems and tools for woodworking.
Miscellaneous - WOOD, PLASTIC, NON FERROUS MATERIALS
WoodWeb - WOODWEB provides information for the wood industry including woodworking, cabinets, components, woodworking software, wood finishing, cabinet hardware, ...