18 Jim Lewis: Moving
by the numbers
After Sorting and Setting in Order, it’s
time to Shine in the Extreme 5S system.
24 Getting a bet down
on the contract market
Contract furniture producer expands into
Las Vegas with advanced capabilities.
29 Social worker rescues
Maine woodworking plant
Saunders Brothers dowel mill revived;
Moosehead Furniture next.
36 Rebound well underway for
office and contract sector
Office and contract furniture manufacturers expect a double-digit growth in 2011.
40 Diverse products and
automation build business
Studio L shows that custom work and
CNC production go hand in hand.
46 Keeping current on software
pays off for cabinetmaker
Upgraded design software gives better
presentation to help close more sales.
50 Pricing Survey revived
After a one-year hiatus, the Pricing Survey
is back and ready for your bids!
55 AWFS: The place
to be for the pros
AWFS Fair returns to Las Vegas July 20-23. See
hundreds of exhibitors and 46 educational
seminars, along with many other features.
58 AWFS exhibitor list
68 AWFS Show products
On the Cover:
Foliot chose IMA
its new plant 24
108 QuikJig is innovative
pocket hole tool
New accessory an easy alternative for