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Black Bros. Co. once again will be exhibiting its premier laminating and roll coating equipment at the Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers® Fair. The biannual event takes place at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev. July 25-28. Right now, Black Bros. customers can receive a complimentary show badge by following our… Read More >

Networking: Black Bros. gearing up for “one of the best opportunities”

“Expand your network. Grow your business. Build your knowledge.” This is the slogan for the Woodworking Industry Conference (WIC) to be held April 25-27 at Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, CA. Black Bros. will be represented at the annual event by Executive Committee members Matt Carroll and Evan Carroll, as well as Director of… Read More >

Eich Eyes Retirement After Long Run At Black Bros.

MENDOTA, IL — After more than 40 years with Black Bros. Co., Northeast Sales Manager Tim Eich is anticipating a well-deserved retirement. Eich started for his hometown company in 1980 as a parts fabricator and has also served as a machine assembler, service technician, and lab manager through the years. He will officially retire on… Read More >

Black Bros. a Gold Sponsor for SelectSIPs Expo

Black Bros. Co. will be a Gold Sponsor for the 2023 SelectSIPs Expo and Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Ariz. on March 6-8. The family-owned manufacturing firm founded in 1882 has supplied quality laminating equipment to the structural insulated panel industry for decades. Made by sandwiching a core of rigid foam insulation between two structural facings,… Read More >

Black Bros. exhibiting at IWF

      Black Bros. will again be displaying and demonstrating its industry-leading machines at the upcoming International Woodworking Fair in Atlanta, GA. The event takes place Aug. 25-28, 2022 at the Georgia World Congress Center and boast the slogan “All the New You Need.”  The event will feature three exhibit halls with all the products and… Read More >

Black Bros. Featured in Special Historical Exhibit

The Mendota Museum and Historical Society hosted an open house on March 27, 2022 at the Hume Carnegie Museum in Mendota, Illinois. Black Bros. Co was featured in a special exhibit sharing the history of the company. This year marks the 140th anniversary of Black Bros. Co., the oldest manufacturing firm in Mendota. The company… Read More >

Efficient Laminating of Structural Insulated Panels or SIPs

news EFFICIENT LAMINATING OF STRUCTURAL INSULATED PANELS OR SIPS Background Many residential and some commercial building projects are making good use of Structural Insulated Panels, specifically for sidewalls and roofs. These panels, also referred to as SIP’s, are usually made up of OSB (oriented strand board) laminated to both sides of an EPS (expanded polystyrene)… Read More >


Today is the opening day of ICEC USA, America’s Leading Exhibition for Paper, Film, Foil and Nonwovens Converting in Orlando, FL. Black Bros. Co. Sales Manager Bill Masear is in attendance and located in Booth #1142 in the AIMCAL Pavilion. Bill is promoting our Web Laminating Systems as well as our roll reconditioning programs. Black… Read More >

Introducing New Southeast Sales Manager

We are pleased to introduce you to our new Southeast Sales Manager, Brian Schultz. We also wish our previous Southeast Sales Manager, Mark Thompson, well in his future endeavors. Brian was recently promoted to the sales team and we’re excited to have such a great asset join our team. With over 27 years of experience… Read More >

Black Bros to Exhibit at AWFS Fair 2021

The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers® Fair, to be held in Las Vegas July 20-23, will be the first major woodworking industry event to take place live and in-person, since 2019. Black Bros. is excited to invite you to register and attend AWFS® Fair. Receive a complimentary show badge by following our custom registration link.… Read More >