Schelling America and IMA celebrate
milestones with November event
To celebrate Schelling America’s 25th anniversary and
IMA Germany’s 60th anniversary, Schelling America and
IMA America will be hosting an open house on November
10 and 11 in Raleigh, N.C. The event will include seminars,
demonstrations, discussions, food, drinks, live music, door
prizes and more. The event will also showcase IMA’s new
plasma edgebanding technology as well as Schelling’s latest Duplus cutting technology.
Schelling America and IMA are combining forces
with several industry partners to host the event, including Koch Machinery, EuroSoft, Leuco Tool Corp., Jowat
Adhesives, Rehau and Plasmatreat. Those wishing to
attend should RSVP via mail or at www.ima.schelling.
com. RSVPs will enter respondents for a chance to
win an iPad 2, iPod Touch or iPod Nano. For additional
information, contact Virginia Hoskins, Virginia.Hoskins@
ima.schelling.com, P.O. Box 80367, Raleigh, NC 27623,
IKEA’s Swedwood laminates
wood furniture on Burkle lines
The IKEA Group’s Swedwood Co. purchased two Burkle
foil-laminating lines to produce its wood furniture with
The foil-laminating lines will be installed in Swedwood’s
factories in Poland in fall 2011, including one at the compa-
ny’s largest Polish factory in Zbaszynek for producing the
Expedit furniture line. Both lines are designed for modern
glue systems such as urea-formaldehyde or hotmelt, and
are suitable for lamination of different kind of foils.
Elias Woodwork created its own You Tube channel and released its
first video that details Elias’ products and facility. The video takes
viewers through the company’s woodworking facility and how
cabinet doors, refacing materials, mouldings and more are
made. The company overview video can also be viewed at www.
Elias Woodwork offers YouTube