ENAP Conference embraces planning
ENAP’s Nov. 3-5 Forest Products Conference in Baltimore brought a record number of attendees to the table.
“This was the best attended Forest Products Conference we’ve ever had, and it revealed a great deal of enthusiasm about the outlook for the upcoming year,” said Duncan Facey, VP forest products for New Windsor, N.Y.-based ENAP.
Educational seminars attacked topics, including “Four points of strategic planning,” by Jim Clemens of Corporate Business Solutions; and “Understanding the changes and challenges in logistics,” presented by John Goding, HEW director of sales and operations planning.
“I enjoyed the industry speakers and hearing their perspectives on the market,” said Jeffery Love, of Oxford Lumber, Oxford, Ala.
Huttig now on NASDAQ
The common stock of St. Louis-based Huttig Building Products has been approved for listing on the NASDAQ Capital Market exchange.
“We are pleased to take this step forward in our commitment to build shareholder value,” said Jon Vrabely, Huttig president and CEO.
Huttig’s shares under the ticker symbol “HBP” will begin trading on NASDAQ on Dec. 9. Previously, Huttig was traded over the counter.
“We believe that listing on the NASDAQ will enhance our visibility in the investment community, increase the liquidity of our shares and provide increased exposure to the institutional investment community,” said Vrabely.
Huttig is currently in its 128th year of business as a distributor of millwork, building materials and wood products.
Honeywell announces Designer Series humidifier
Honeywell has unveiled its new Designer Series Cool Moisture Humidifier, which help alleviate dry indoor air conditions in a sleek, decor-friendly format.
The Designer Series runs for up to 48 hours at a time and shuts off automatically when it’s empty, making it ideal for use in medium to large rooms.
Using ultrasonic technology, the humidifier creates a fine mist that can be reguated using various moisture controls.
It also features filter-free technology and a contemporary design that fits easily beneath a faucet for refilling.