Welcome to LW: Troy Ponto, VP of Operations

We're kicking off our new blog series “Welcome to LW” by interviewing our VP of Operations, Troy Ponto, who has been with us since May 2019. Troy has an extensive list of both professional and...

What is PUR Hot Melt Adhesive?

For our purposes, and in the woodworking industry, PUR adhesive is a short way of saying the more descriptive term polyurethane reactive hot melt glue, it's an acronym derived from the primary...

Plant Managers Get Schooled in Edgebander Operator Training

In April, our edgebanding manager visited our manufacturing partner, IMA Schelling, at their US factory to get first hand training from the tech specialists on some new features and additional...

Top 20 New Customer Questions from the Past 20 Years

Every one of our loyal customers started at the same place, and many of them with the same questions. To continue our 20th Anniversary Blog Series, we thought what better way to help our future...

LIGNA 2019 Recap

We spent three days taking in all we could at the vast Hannover fairgrounds during this year’s LIGNA event. The world’s leading woodworking trade fair did not fall short of the hype, leaving us...

LIGNA 2019 : Anticipating the Show

LIGNA is named the world’s leading trade fair for woodworking and wood processing plant, machinery, and tools for good reason. Every two years, nearly 100,000 visitors gather from all over the...

Part of the Week : Contour Edgebanded Booth End

We hear from our customers on a regular basis that the quality of our contour edgebanding is pretty great. They know how difficult these parts can be to make because it's either something they...

Manufacturing Happens: Slatwall Catches Fire

It’s safe to assume that most of us would like to think we have it all figured out—all the time. Unfortunately, that’s not the reality in our world of manufacturing and panel processing. So, like...

Part of the Week : 2" table leg with cable channels for collaborative table system

Last year a trusted and loyal customer of ours brought us a challenge, they wanted to make a new collaborative table with integrated power and cabling. They needed help making sure what they...

20 Things You Didn't Know About Laminate Works

This year marks our 20th anniversary, so we think that calls for celebrating all year long. We are kicking things off with a 20th Anniversary Blog series, starting with 20 things all about...