Infographic: The environmental benefits of composite wood panels
Wood is better for the environment when compared to other common building materials. According to the American Forest Foundation, “steel and concrete consume 12% and 20% more energy, emit 15% […]
COVID-19 crisis: How to keep your manufacturing business alive during a shutdown
On March 22, 2020, the Ohio Department of Health and Governor Mike DeWine ordered all “non-essential” businesses in the state to shut down temporarily (link to Ohio’s Stay at Home […]
Cooper Enterprises to exhibit at booth #C1417 at IWF Atlanta
Update 6/11/20: IWF 2020 has been CANCELLED.
SHELBY, Ohio — IWF Atlanta, North America’s largest woodworking event, is slated for August 25-28, 2020. Cooper Enterprises will exhibit at booth #C1417.
In 2018, […]
Our favorite “colors of the year”
Each year, the major color companies reveal a “color of the year.” For 2020, paint companies tapped into the natural world for inspiration, with the majority of the colors being […]
Looking into 2020 | Woodworking & Manufacturing Outlook
The start of a new year, especially a new decade, is a great time to look back on the past year and also explore economic predictions. This last quarter brought […]
MDF vs. plywood: Which material should you choose?
When I walked through the large furniture showrooms at NeoCon this past summer, I noticed the prominence of plywood being used. I could easily tell the material by the exposed […]
Gallery: 2019 Employee Golf Outing and Fishing Trip
Check out the photos below of our Employee Appreciation Golf Outing! Our employees and their guests enjoyed a cool round of golf at Woody Ridge and lunch by Faz’s Pork […]
FSC Friday 2019: Spreading awareness about responsible forest management
Have you ever seen the FSC label? The FSC label can be found on products you use in your everyday life–from books to tissues and other paper products. These labels […]
Unable to attend AWFS? Check out our recap!
LAS VEGAS — AWFS Fair, sponsored by the Association of Woodworking and Furnishings Suppliers, took place at the Las Vegas Convention Center on July 17-20.
The trade show featured over 600 […]
The latest commercial design & furniture trends: What’s new at NeoCon
CHICAGO – For 50 years, NeoCon has been the place to learn about trends in the commercial furniture design industry. Two members of Cooper Enterprises’ sales team walked the 10 […]