Canada-based Danzer companies Interforest Ltd. in Durham, Ontario and Interforest Lumber, Inc. in Boucherville, Quebec, have been trading together under the name Danzer Canada Inc. since May 1.
There are no changes for employees and customers. For Danzer, the merger helps to simplify the structure of the group. The new name also provides a more consistent brand identity.
Danzer sites in Durham and Boucherville
Danzer employs more than 30 people at its two Canadian sites. The plant located in Durham in Ontario specializes in splicing veneers and also sells veneers and lumber.
“Our focus is on producing spliced veneers for doors and panels. In Durham we are in a position to fulfill smaller-scale specialist commissions in addition to large-scale industrial orders thanks to our highly flexible manufacturing processes,” said General Manager Ulrich Kaempfe.
“We focus on delivering above-average service, short throughput times and consistently high-quality products.”
Danzer operates a veneer sales depot in Boucherville which has four employees.
Danzer is one of the world’s largest producers of decorative hardwood.
Founded in 1932, the company employs 1,600 people and supplies customers in 76 countries worldwide.