Thursday, August 23, 2018
Every two years, the International Woodworking Fair 2018, one of the top woodworking trade shows in the world for the furniture manufacturing, architectural woodwork, custom and general woodworking industries takes place at the Georgia World Congress Center located in Atlanta, GA. The show has begun yesterday (August 22) and will run till August 25, 2018.
IWF is where industry professionals find the educational opportunities that allow them to help their companies improve products, work efficiently, expand to new markets & become more profitable. The first day of show echoed vibrant tones of positivity all around, showcasing innovation and top trends from all corners of the show floor. Clearly the industry is embracing a digital future. In the words of the exhibitors, IWF is clearly a place to be, keeping up with the evolution of the industry.
Over 30,000 industry professionals have been attending the largest IWF since 2008 with over 1,000 exhibitors showcasing thousands of products. Companies are sending their key decision-makers from all 50 states and over 80 foreign countries to see the best in product innovation, technology, material advancement and design.
The Challengers Award were selected from 23 finalists and were awarded last night. The list is as follows:
Doucet Machineries’ ALYX
Eagle Machinery & Supply’s EagleEye Talon Vision Saw
LignoLoc from Fasco America
Felder Group USA’s Format-4 creator 950
Product Coach by RSA Solutions
SCM’s Morbidelli p200 CNC router
Shaper Tools’ new Shaper Origin
Wood & Panel USA is proud to be associated with IWF Atlanta once again. Please drop by our booth at Hall C #20 to collect our own copy of IWF Atlanta Special Issue.