CNRG is making plans to take over seven locations in Northern California that were once home to Orchard Supply Hardware stores.
Digger Specialties is now offering Westbury ADA (American with Disabilities Act) compliant aluminum handrails through lumberyards and distributors.
Georgia Pacific Wood Products is closing its lumber mill in Coos Bay, Or., citing overseas competition for logs and unreliable rail service.
Marvin Windows & Doors, Warroad, Mn., has streamlined its company name to simply “Marvin,” while rolling out a new corporate logo, reorganizing its products into new collections, and renaming its Integrity Windows and Doors brand.
Kodiak Building Partners has acquired four-unit Christensen Lumber, Fremont, Ne., after nearly a century of family ownership.
A home is a compilation of hundreds of decisions and thousands of products. So when it comes to the exterior, focusing your sales approaches on the whole cohesive package—and showing builders, remodelers, and their homeowners what those packages look like—may improve your opportunities to increase upgrades, boost efficiencies, and further satisfy customers.
Kapro Tools' Magnetic Stud Layout Level is designed with magnetic stud slots at 16" and 24" that allow users to easily and accurately install wood and metal studs.
Boral Roofing has opened a new Design Center in Winter Park, Fl.
Shortly past the dawn of the last century, Fred Graves, who ran a lumberyard in Wisconsin, got the urge to move to Jonesville, Mi., to help a cousin in the yard he owned. By 1919, Fred had bought him out.
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The majority of sellers are too nervous, under-prepared, or just don’t now how to control sales conversations. Most don’t even think they should.
FEA Canada has released its annual "Billion Board Foot Club" list of top global lumber companies, once again led by West Fraser. As it has been since 2007, West Fraser is the world's largest softwood lumber producer.
Two Cedar Rapids privately owned lumber companies have been merged under new ownership.
Snavely Forest Products, Pittsburgh, Pa., has opened a new distribution center in Houston, Tx.