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The Essential Role of the Distributor in the Buying Chain

Efficient and effective distribution channels are the backbone of any industry, and western red cedar is no exception. As the softwood lumber market has undergone a tumultuous period over the …

Ganahl Realigns Management

Tom Barclay has been promoted to chief sales officer at Ganahl Lumber Co., Anaheim, Ca., according to the company the “first person in quite a long time added to our …

Key-Link Dreams Up Railing Visualizer

Aluminum railing manufacturer Key-Link Fencing & Railing is utilizing Chameleon Power’s visualization platform to help customers with outdoor railing design. The platform provides a photo-realistic view of the Key-Link railing …

Dealer Profile: Ohio Coshocton Lumber

“It’s sad, the way things are going in Ohio,” says Joel Jumper, owner of Coshocton Lumber, named for the town of 12,000 that’s nowhere near Cleveland and its potent medical …

Unique British Decking Coming to US

Outlive LLC, St. Paul, MN., has been named as authorized distributor in the U.S. by the premium British decking manufacturer Millboard, to introduce its unique line of materials in the …

Stimson Strikes Eco-Deal

Stimson Lumber Co. has struck a deal for a conservation easement on 27,289 acres of timberland it owns southeast of Libby, Mt. The easement, held by Montana Fish, Wildlife & …

USNR Revamping HQ

USNR is investing in a major renovation of its world headquarters office in Woodland, Wa. The project will be split into two phases to maintain usable office space for on-site …

Kentucky Dealer Transitions Ownership

Jim and Marilyn Lehrer have sold two-unit Brownsboro Hardware & Paint, Louisville, Ky., to store manager Doug Carroll, who has worked for the company since he was 16. “After 23 …

Hampton Sells PNW Lands

Chinook Forest Partners, Seattle, Wa., finalized the purchase of 50,747 acres of timberland in northwest Washington from Hampton Lumber, Portland, Or., and Family Forests. Hampton Lumber manages timberland in Washington …