National Hardwood Magazine

by Miller Wood Trade Publications

Access to what is happening in the hardwood forest products industry.

Feature Stories
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The American Chestnut’s Last Stand

The mighty and majestic American Chestnut tree (Castanea dentata), once the dominant tree across the Appalachian Mountain Range of the Eastern United States, has all

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Columns
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Investing in the Future

Those who know me well also know that the mention of wine gets my attention. No surprise then, that a Wall Street Journal article about

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Milling Factory Finished Wood Flooring

BY JOHN FORBESMANUFACTURER SERVICES DIRECTORNATIONAL WOOD FLOORING ASSOCIATIONCHESTERFIELD, MO 800-422-4556 WWW.NWFA.ORG Centuries ago, wood floors were rough-hewn timbers that were cut by hand and left

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News Developments
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News Developments – December 2021

Thos. Moser Launches New Studio Living Collection Thos. Moser, Handmade American Furniture, headquartered in Auburn, ME, and ready to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2022,

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News Developments – November 2021

Hoffmann Family Of Companies Acquires Ferche Millwork Florida-based Hoffmann Family of Companies has acquired Ferche Millwork, headquartered in Rice, MN, and its brands including Ferche

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News Developments – October 2021

Third Bench Holdings and New America Energy Corp. Merge New America Energy Corp., headquartered in Alpharetta, GA, a publicly traded corporation looking for acquisitions, recently

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News Developments – September 2021

Lineage is Introduced as Affordable, American-Made Furniture Chris Pelcher, former executive vice president, general manager and chief merchandising officer for Art Van, Wolf and Levin

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Business Trends
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Lake States Business Trends

Sources in the Lakes States region continue to report stable business despite challenges with supply.  “The Hardwood market is very strong,” said a source in

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Northeast Business Trends

In the Northeast, sources are reporting that the greatest issues for the industry heading into the winter involve transportation and workforce despite a steadier market

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Southeast Business Trends

The sentiment of lumber providers in the Southeast regarding their markets is mainly that sales are in the positive realm but nothing to write home

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West Coast Business Trends

The Hardwood lumber markets on the West Coast are holding their own – or better. A lumber provider in Oregon remarked that his market is

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Ontario Business Trends

As we headed into fall, sellers were able to offer more products due to increased sawmill production. The slight slowdown in home construction and good

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Quebec Business Trends

Grade lumber is not as vibrant on the domestic markets as in spring and summer. With sawmills ramping up production, concentration yards, wholesalers and end

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Lake States Business Trends

The state of the Hardwood lumber industry in the Lake States could be summed up in two words: “pretty good.” That’s the message from lumbermen

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Northeast Business Trends

Lumber sources in the Northeast region are still reporting a steady domestic market as the cooler season arrives. One salesman in Maine reported the domestic

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Who’s Who
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Who’s Who in Hardwoods

WILLIAM PERRY is a lumber purchaser at Powell Valley Millwork, where he is responsible for all lumber procurement required by the company’s Clay City and

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Who’s Who in Hardwoods

John Sappington is the plant manager and purchases all lumber for Kirkwood Stair & Millwork in Pacific, MO.  Kirkwood Stair & Millwork has been in

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Who’s Who in Hardwoods

Ian Ingersoll is the owner of Ian Ingersoll Cabinetmakers, located in West Cornwall, CT. Ian Ingersoll Cabinetmakers is a custom manufacturer of cabinets, furniture, including

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Who’s Who in Hardwoods

Teresa Moorman is the lumber purchasing agent and Director of Human Resources and Environmental Coordinator for Mid-America Cabinets Inc., located in Gentry, AR. Her current

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Trade Talk
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Miller Wins at NHLA Convention

Memphis, TN — Recently, the Hardwood industry gathered in West Palm Beach, FL, for the National Hardwood Lumber Association 2021 Convention.  Throughout the event, representatives

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