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CWMDA PRESS RELEASE – October 13th 2023


This fourth edition of the Woodworking Technology Days will run for five days from Tuesday October 31st to Saturday November 4th , from 9h00 am to 5h00 pm (Saturday 2pm), taking place in eight different showrooms locations in Mississauga and Brampton. Focusing on new technology and automation, this year’s showcase presents an impressive line-up of machines, several being shown for the first time in Canada.

Here is a brief overview:
SCM: Flexstore ELR and Cabsort Robotic Cell, 3-axis automatic storage solution, featuring cabinet sorting automation and streamlined processes, boosting productivity and reducing costs in nesting and sizing lines

Felder: Format4 kappa 550 premium sliding table panel saw is the world's first sliding table saw with award winning Preventive Contact System PCS®

Holz-Her/ Weinig: PowerPin 7605, compact dowel drilling-inserting with revolutionary hold down system, eliminating the need for constant clamp movements;

Taurus Craco: Edda CORBOX - cardboard processing machine, over 50 pre-programmed box types with capability to produce up to 300 boxes per hour

Biesse: Brema Eko 2.1 vertical CNC machining center for high productivity with a small footprint, designed for batch one production and zero setup

Akhurst: the Omnirobotic Panel Sanding assistant solves the issue of skilled labour; once the panels are on the table, 3D cameras determine the orientation and type and scans both the shape and depth

IMA Schelling: Novimat R edgebander, for materials like high gloss, super matt, textured melamine with live demos with PUR glue

Normand: the Pillar MMTJ is a 3-axis CNC machining center producing high-quality miter joints for cabinet doors; cap.between 175 and 200 doors per 8-hour shift, with a single operator Homag; robotized production cell comprised of a Storeteq storage system, Centateq nesting CNC, Intelligent Automatech Robot, Drillteq Doweling and Edgeteq edgebander; Controlled by a single operator!

THERE IS MUCH MORE TO SEE! Visit to register and see the full presentations with videos. Our WTD sponsors, PLANIT, LEITZ, MICROVELLUM, ROYCE/AYR, JOWAT and FS TOOLS are also there to present their products


CWMDA PRESS RELEASE – September 5th 2023

Registration now officially opened for the fourth edition of the Woodworking Technology Days (WTD)!

The CWMDA (Canadian Woodworking Machinery Distributors Association) is pleased to announce that registration has begun for the fourth edition of the WTD. This year’s edition will run on a 5-day period, from Tuesday, October 31st to Saturday November 4th 2023, in different showrooms located in Mississauga and Brampton.

As usual, the WTD will focus on industrial and specialized machinery and systems, bringing you solutions and technologies that can help you stay competitive and face labour shortages, including advanced software and tooling. Our unique formula favorizes a closer, one-on one, experience where you can discuss your particular needs and applications with our specialists and attend impressive demos.

Check out our WTD website to get all the information about exhibiting companies, the machinery that you can expect to see as well as our sponsors and partners. It also features a map showing the showroom locations to help you plan your visits. Also, watch for the WTD 2023 machinery showcase, to be unveiled in the coming weeks.

Visit and register now ! No other show or single event in Canada brings you as much!



A fourth edition for the Woodworking Technology Days (WTD)! Save the dates!
This year again, members of the Canadian Woodworking Machinery Distributors Association (CWMDA) are happy to invite you to join them for the fourth edition of the WTD, which will be held on a 5-day period, from Tuesday, October 31st to Saturday November 4th 2023 in their different showrooms located in Mississauga and Brampton.
Over the years, the WTD has clearly established itself as a different type of event, focusing on production and specialized machinery, with a personalized and professional approach. The fact is that, with the combination of our members' extensive showrooms, a visitor can see a much wider range of products and impressive demos from world leading brands. No other Canadian event can present as much.
For those who did not have a chance to visit LIGNA this year, it is good to note that the WTD often features several of the machinery and technological innovations presented there.
Plan now for the WTD 2023 edition and visit for more information.