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District court upholds action against Giga International

On 11 February 2020 Bamberg district court fully upheld the action for an injunction against purchasing association Giga International (Würzburg) filed by the Centre for Protection against Unfair Competition (Bad Homburg). As the court... more


Thornbridge Sawmills expands

Grangemouth location

Timber trading and importing group The National Timber Group, established by British investment company Cairngorm Capital Partners LLP (London), is to expand the Grangemouth location of subsidiary Thornbridge Sawmills Ltd. (Grangemouth,... more

Tarkett: Slight improvement in 2019 adjusted EBITDA

In the fourth quarter of 2019 French flooring group Tarkett S.A. (Paris-La-Défense) was faced with a turnover decline of 16.4% to €166.6m (Oct.-Dec. 2018: 199.3m) due to the problems in connection with establishing a new ERP system... more

Ikea to open two planning studios in the Berlin area

In late summer 2020 Ikea Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG (Hofheim-Wallau) plans to open its first two planning studios in Germany in Berlin-Pankow and Potsdam. At these studios, on an area of 500-1,000m², support in complex planning, for... more

Beasley Flooring Products agrees three acquisitions

The US wooden-flooring manufacturer Beasley Flooring Products Inc. of Macon, Georgia, which belongs to the Beasley Group of Hazlehurst in Georgia, USA, purchased three production facilities for solid wooden-flooring during the course of last... more

Mercer: wood products increases operating profit

In the fourth quarter of 2019, at US$5.3m (Oct.-Dec. 2018: 0.7m), operating profit of the wood products business division of Mercer International Inc. (Vancouver, British Columbia) significantly surpassed the comparative figure of the previous... more

Corá Domenico & Figli now

represented by RieglerHolz

The timber merchant RieglerHolz GmbH & Co. KG of Schweinfurt, Germany, has been marketing the products of Corá Domenico & Figli S.p.A. of Altavilla Vicentina, Italy, in Germany since 1 January 2020. Corá Domenico &... more

Binderholz planning

CLT works at Hallein facility

The Austrian company Binderholz GmbH of Fügen is planning to build a cross-laminated timber (CLT) works on the site of the former MDF works in Hallein. According to the daily newspaper "Salzburger Nachrichten", the project is to... more

STVG purchases Swedish

Sörnsen subsidiary S Wood

Swedish Svenska Trävarugruppen (STVG) AB (Hjortsberga), which was founded as recently as September 2019, has taken over the assets of profile and gluellam manufacturer S Wood AB (Kallinge, Sweden), which belongs to insolvent Sörnsen... more

Södra records net loss for fourth quarter of last year

After the slump of roughly a third in the third quarter of 2019, Södra AB of Solna, Sweden, recorded an operating result of 62m SEK for the fourth quarter (Oct.-Dec. 2018: 974m SEK), only a good 6 % of the previous year’s figure.... more

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