What we learned about our manufacturing costs from building a deck

This year, in an effort to streamline our expenses and further perfect our ongoing process to identify our cost to manufacture, we completed an extensive evaluation of our cost categories and the...

Who would you team up with in a zombie apocalypse?

 

Kyle said he'd pick a co-worker. Find out what it's like to work with team members you'd trust with your life in this employee spotlight video.

 

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...

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...

A NEW Customer-centered Approach to Calculating Quality On Time

INTRODUCTION

In early 2016 our management team attended a two-day workshop to kick-off a new marketing practice for the company. During the first session a question was posed that really grabbed...