Entries by Tara Davey

Global Buyers Mission 2017

The Bluewater Wood Alliance recently attended the Global Buyers Mission, hosted by BC Wood at Whistler, BC. Two BWA members: Provincial Plank and Creative Woods Unlimited attended with booth space in collaboration the Ontario Wood group of MNRF. BWA Executive Director Mike Baker also attended to participate in the Canada Wood Board meeting, and learn […]

Membership Inquiry – Cabinet Vision Programmer

A BWA manufacturing member located in the Cambridge area is looking for a Cabinet Vision Programmer – either an outsourced person or someone to work as an employee. If you know of anyone with this skill set, please respond directly to this inquiry. Click here to learn more.

Water Based Wood Coating

Written by Stefan De Santis from Performance Abrasives. Water based Wood Coatings are undoubtedly the future of wood coatings in North America, we are already seeing some cabinet and millwork shop’s being forced to switch to water based from solvents due to emissions and new regulations. Companies are required to provide total VOC emissions every […]

Business Interruption.

Written by: Dan Savvidis Commercial Account Executive, Cowan Financial Solutions In a recent survey of consumers and brokers conducted by Allianz Canada, Business Interruption (BI) was named as one of the most important risks for businesses. In the same survey done globally, BI has placed first for the second year in a row. Interruption? The […]