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Bergs Timber takes majority in Gransjöverken

17.09.2014 − The Swedish sawmill company Bergs Timber has reached agreement with the main shareholders of the forestry and sawmill company Gransjöverken on taking over 78.3% of the shares of Gransjöverken.» more


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Masonite set to restructure its Israeli operations

17.09.2014 − The US door manufacturer Masonite is now poised to restructure its activities in Israel after divesting operations in Europe in recent years, including withdrawing from a number of Eastern European...» more

Valentin to continue running veneer plant

17.09.2014 − Valentin Furnierwerk is to continue operating a peeled veneer plant. A spokesperson for the insolvency administrator revealed this detail after insolvency proceedings began.» more

Hüttemann makes 52 of 122 workers in Olsberg redundant

16.09.2014 − The gluelam timber producer Hüttemann is to lay off 52 of the 122 people employed in Olsberg, Germany, and close part of its laminated timber plant there. » more
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Renken appointed managing director of Sveza Hamburg

16.09.2014 − With effect from 1 August, Christoph Renken took over as managing director of the Russian Sveza Group's Hamburg office. » more

Verónique Laury will be the next CEO of Kingfisher

10.09.2014 − Sir Ian Cheshire, CEO of the British DIY group Kingfisher, will retire by the end of the year.» more

Growing investments at North American furniture industry

03.09.2014 − Investment activity has become much brisker in the North American furniture industry over the past few months after a lull lasting several years. » more