The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers® (AWFS®) is the largest national trade association in the U.S. representing the interests of the broad array of companies that supply the home and commercial furnishings industry.

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AWFS® Fair 2019
AWFS® Fair brings together the entire home and commercial furnishings industry, including manufacturers and distributors of machinery, hardware, plastics, lumber, construction materials and other suppliers to the furniture, cabinet manufacturers and custom woodworkers.
Wood Working Cue Career Center
  AWFS supports Cue Career, a website for young, developing talent. Cue Career aggregates the resources of industry associations for career exploration/navigation and workforce development. Students explore by watching video interviews with people who are early in their career (members of associations) and access workforce development opportunities such as internships, apprenticeships, mentorships, micro-credentials, and badges offered by associations.

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  • Dec 13, 2018
    Virginia Tech - U.S. Forest Service Housing Market - October 2018
    Below, please find two links to the Virginia Tech - U.S. Forest Service housing market commentaries ...
    Nov 26, 2018
    AWFS Public Policy Webinar (Dec 4 2018) - Watch the Recording Now
    (updated Dec 4) Watch the webinar (recorded December 4, 2018) to learn about AWFS' efforts i...
  • Nov 19, 2018
    Virginia Tech - U.S. Forest Service Housing Market - September 2018
    Below, please find two links to the Virginia Tech - U.S. Forest Service housing market commentaries ...
    Nov 15, 2018
    AWFS® Participates in U.S.-China CTE Summit
    Two-day Summit at Department of Education Welcomed by Secretary Betsy DeVos; Included Site Visits ...
  • Nov 13, 2018
    Manufacturing Institute and Deloitte Release Updated 2018 Skills Gap Report
    You may have already seen that last week the Manufacturing Institute and Deloitte published the ...
    Nov 13, 2018
    Monthly Public Policy Report, Oct 2018
    AWFS is a client of LobbyIt. Each month, LobbyIt prepares the following report on public policy upda...
  • Nov 02, 2018
    Engineered Wood Industry Pleased With EPA Formaldehyde Proposal
    AWFS supports the proposed amendments  to the EPA rule for better alignment with the CARB ATCM.  I...
    Oct 17, 2018
    Virginia Tech - U.S. Forest Service Housing Market - August 2018
    Below, please find two links to the Virginia Tech - U.S. Forest Service housing market commentaries ...
  • Oct 17, 2018
    Monthly Public Policy Report, Sept 2018
    AWFS is a client of LobbyIt. Each month, LobbyIt prepares the following report on public policy upda...
    Oct 11, 2018
    CARB Community Air Protection Blueprint - Update Oct 2018
    As shared by AWFS Board Consultant, Past President, and Regulatory Representative Wade Gregory: The...
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