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End-of-show report for LIGNA 2017 | 26 May. 2017

LIGNA 2017 delivers big on innovations

LIGNA 2017 drew to a close on Friday, 26 May, having delivered big in terms of innovations and global appeal, with a significant upswing in... more


LIGNA News | 14 Sep. 2017

Magna ExpoMueblera returns with fresh format

Buoyed by a strong global economy, the next Magna ExpoMueblera trade fair and its two flagship shows, Magna Expo Mueblera Industrial and... more


LIGNA News | 06 Sep. 2017

LIGNA Trendspots - what exhibitors presented in Hannover

Shape and go! Startup Okinlab was at LIGNA 2017 to showcase, the world's first web application to offer customers a truly... more


LIGNA News | 25 May. 2017

Trendspots LIGNA - No. 8

New and improved crate and pallet technology. Crate and pallet assembly has remained virtually unchanged for decades. Joh. Friedrich Behrens... more


LIGNA News | 21 May. 2017

Trendspots LIGNA - No. 7

New tool to combat thermal bridges. Tool specialist Mafell has put together a whole package of innovations for LIGNA 2017 in Hannover. Among... more


LIGNA News | 17 May. 2017

LIGNA ready for business

A wealth of innovations and a world-unique array of high-tech plant and machines live in action more


VDMA Woodworking Machinery | 17 May. 2017

Turnover grows by 11 percent 2016

In the past year German woodworking machinery producers showed an 11 percent increase in turnover. more


LIGNA News | 14 May. 2017

Trendspots LIGNA - No. 6

Gentlemen, start your engines! Venjakob Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG, a performance-focused system specialist for complete coating... more


LIGNA News | 10 May. 2017

LIGNA 2017 at a glance

LIGNA – the world's leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industries - at a glance more


LIGNA News | 06 May. 2017

Trendspots LIGNA - No. 5

Letting rip. High-performance resawing with state-of-the-art circular saw blade technology - that's the promise by SERRA Maschinenbau GmbH... more


LIGNA News | 26 Apr. 2017

LIGNA Trendspots - No. 4

Making the most of an untapped resource! Leitz GmbH & Co. KG is at LIGNA 2017 as a member of international network "PalmwoodNet" and is... more


LIGNA News | 18 Apr. 2017

LIGNA Trendspots - No. 3

Diverse sawing technology from Switzerland . Vertical sawing is about much more than simply getting a clean cut through wood-based... more


Worldwide | 11 Apr. 2017

EXPOBOIS 2018 canceled (originally scheduled for 13–16 March in Paris)

The French machinery and production engineering association SYMOP (Syndicat des Machines et Technologies de Production) has made a joint... more


LIGNA News | 04 Apr. 2017

LIGNA buoyed by business climate, new thematic layout & digitalization

LIGNA opens in just a few weeks. Over five days, from 22 to 26 May, 1,500 exhibitors from 49 nations will use the show to present a wealth... more


LIGNA News | 30 Mar. 2017

LIGNA Trendspots - No. 2

Hot new product. The Turkish ON-IS MAK Group has decades of experience in manufacturing vacuum presses and thermoforming machines under the... more


LIGNA News | 15 Feb. 2017

LIGNA trendspots – A glimpse of what's coming to Hannover!

Keep on turning! The vacuum lifting devices from euroTECH cover a wide range of handling solutions, from compact series equipment to... more


VDMA Woodworking Machinery: | 14 Feb. 2017

Sales at record levels – Digitalization a key driver of growth

Germany’s woodworking machinery manufacturers had a record year in 2016, topping the all-time high of 2007. Provisional figures indicate... more


LIGNA News | 14 Feb. 2017

LIGNA 2017: Processing of Plastics and Composites

LIGNA 2017, which runs from 22 to 26 May, will show that the processing capabilities of today’s woodworking machines extend far beyond... more


LIGNA News | 14 Feb. 2017

LIGNA 2017: Innovations showcase ready to roll

LIGNA, the focal point and meeting hub for the international wood industry, is just around the corner. The 2017 edition runs from 22 to 26... more


RFID factory | 14 Feb. 2017

Immersive Industry 4.0 experience at RFID Factory in Hall 11

The RFID Factory activity zone will be back again for a second season at LIGNA 2017, which runs in Hannover, Germany, from 22 to 26 May. more