Industry Interviews

  • Amazon’s Tool Chest

    When Amazon.com bought Tool Crib of the North last year, it raised a lot of eyebrows. Most of us who know anything about Amazon think of it as an online bookstore. So how, we asked ourselves, did they decide to get into the tool business?

  • Powermatic Resurfaces

    Last year, when JET Equipment and Tools acquired Powermatic from its recently bankrupt parent company, there was a collective sigh of relief in the woodworking community.