Research conducted as the basis for this white paper indicates that the state of the last-mile distribution working relationship between branded product manufacturers and their key downstream partners is at an all-time low. Only 34% of distributors and 37% of manufacturers in our research indicated
At industry events and NAWLA regional meetings, I’m one of the youngest people in the room and one of the very few young women. On the trade-show floor, I’ve had attendees approach to ask “Do you really work for Roseburg?” and “Does your father work in the industry?”
A discussion of the challenge in recruiting young people to wood-based academic programs, perceptions and misperceptions, and how to improve enrollment going forward.
There’s a well-known, yet grim, adage that “The first generation starts a business. The second generation runs it. And the third generation ruins it.” While this isn’t true in every case, research by
A Special Series from the North American Wholesale Lumber Association