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EPF signs the Antwerp Declaration for a European Industrial Deal 23 February, 2024
The European Panel Federation (EPF) has joined with 72 leading companies and 34 industry organisations in signing the Antwerp Declaration for a European Industrial Deal.
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The Pallet LOOP officially joins BSW Group
Friday, February 23, 2024 The Pallet LOOP is now officially part of BSW Group – the UK’s largest integrated forestry and timber business. The move, which follows BSW’s acquisition of Scott Pallets in 2022 also sees The Pallet LOOP become a member of Binderholz – Europe’s leading timber processing operation.
CP Timber posts pre-tax profits of £1.07m
Thursday, February 22, 2024 UK hardwood importer and distributor CP Timber has posted annual pre-tax profits of £1.07m, according to a statement posted at Companies House in February.
National tradeswomen’s event tickets available
Thursday, February 22, 2024 WIT (Women Installers Together, now established as the only national, annual event for all tradeswomen, runs in the first week of July, this year on July 4, and returns in 2024 to The Great Hall, at London Metropolitan University.
Accsys bolsters team and expands market reach in North America
Thursday, February 22, 2024 Accsys has announced it has signed a new North American sales director as well as bolstering its distribution partners across the US.
German sawmilling sector welcomes restart of federal house construction stimulus programme
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 The German Sawmill and Wood Industry Association (DeSH) has welcomed the restart of a funding programme to stimulate the German house construction industry but criticizes the lack of funding and focus on sustainable building materials.
Accsys signs Mery Bois as new distributor in Belgium
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 Accsys, has added Mery Bois as a new distributor in Belgium.
Zest’s Alwyn Williams becomes LOFA vice-chair
Monday, February 19, 2024 Alwyn Williams, head of business support at outdoor garden furniture and timber products specialist Zest, has been appointed vice-chair of the Leisure and Outdoor Furniture Association (LOFA). Mr Williams is in his fourth year of being a LOFA Board member.
New chief exec for FLS
Monday, February 19, 2024 Kevin Quinlan, current director of environment and forestry (EnFor) with the Scottish government, is to take up a new role as the chief executive of Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS).
Beesley & Fildes adds specialist timber range
Monday, February 19, 2024 Builders merchant Beesley & Fildes has acquired part of Silva Timber, adding a specialist timber range to its portfolio and appointing two new employees.
TDUK releases UK timber product embodied carbon data
Monday, February 19, 2024 Timber Development UK (TDUK) has released average carbon data for the 10 major timber product categories.

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