TITLE

On the cutting edge

AUTHOR(S)
Budiansky, Stephen
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/30/94, Vol. 116 Issue 21, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how sharp new technology is helping America's woodworking industry compete. Foreign competition that has cut into a third of the domestic furniture market and as much as 90% of some segments of the wood-machinery business; Soaring lumber prices; Competitive push for speed and efficiency; Research done by aerospace engineer John Stewart on woodworking technology; Priority to cut waste in the manufacturing process.
ACCESSION #
9405257593

 

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