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WTS to stage second conference 22 February, 2019
Following the success of last year’s conference, the Wood Technology Society is pleased to announce Timber 2019.
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James Latham acquires Abbey Woods of Ireland
Monday, February 18, 2019 James Latham has acquired the entire issued share capital of Abbey Wood Agencies Ltd, a leading Irish timber merchant and the official distributor of Accoya wood in Ireland.
US timber giant agrees to acquire UK timber agency
Monday, February 18, 2019 US-based International Forest Products LLC (IFP) has announced an agreement to acquire Price and Pierce Forest Products Ltd, one of the oldest timber agencies in the UK.
Glennon Brothers celebrates 250 years of service
Saturday, February 16, 2019 Glennon Brothers, celebrated eight long standing team players who between them have 250 years service with the company, at a function in the Longford Arms Hotel on February 15.
Kerridge CS appoints new MD
Saturday, February 16, 2019 James Mitchell has joined Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) as managing director – UK and Ireland.
Timber “perfectly placed” to benefit from growing wellness economy, conference hears
Thursday, February 14, 2019 TTJ’s Wood and Wellness conference, which took place at the Hilton London Tower Bridge Hotel on February 13 heard that the wood sector is perfectly placed to potentially benefit from the growing global wellbeing economy.
Wood and Wellness conference prepares to kick off
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 The Wood and Wellness conference takes place in central London on Wednesday February 13, with top architects Alex de Rijke, Oliver Heath and DaeWha Kang sharing their experience of using wood as part of projects to foster health and well-being.
American tulipwood project revived for Design Museum
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 A collaboration first presented in 2008 by the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) and Sir David Adjaye is part of an exciting new exhibition at the Design Museum, London.
Stora Enso grows profits
Monday, February 11, 2019 Stora Enso recorded a 63% growth in pre-tax profits to €1.2bn in 2018 (2017: €742m).
Missing millions in unmanaged forests
Wednesday, February 06, 2019 Tens of millions of pounds in timber, fuel, amenity value and public goods could currently be locked up in the UK’s unmanaged woods and forests, suggests a new report from the Royal Forestry Society (RFS).
Dustcontrol to exhibit at Hampshire show
Tuesday, February 05, 2019 Dustcontrol UK is set to exhibit its range of centralised vacuum systems at the Southern Manufacturing & Electronics show from February 5-7.

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