Westlake Ace Hardware is entering New York with the acquisition of three-unit Haggerty Ace Hardware. The purchase is set to be completed on Jan. 19.
Canfor Corp., Vancouver, B.C., and Great Pacific Capital Corp. have mutually called off their plan to buy the remaining 49% of Canfor that it does not already own and take the company private.
Eyeing future expansion efforts and system enhancements, 84 Lumber Co. has entered into a new seven-year, $310 million Senior Secured Term Loan B Facility and five-year $400 million Asset Based Revolving Credit Facility.
Canfor Corp., Vancouver, B.C., has reached an agreement with majority stockholder Great Pacific Capital Corp. to take the company private.
Palmer-Donavin, Columbus, Oh., a leading building materials distributor and door fabricator in the Midwest, is changing the name of its Seal-Rite Door Division and rebranding its corporate identity.
Foundation Building Materials, Tustin, Ca., has acquired an independent drywall distributor in Colorado and an independent tool and fastener wholesaler in Washington.
Montrose Forest Products, Montrose, Co., is nearing completion of a new planer, which will replace its existing facility that dates back to the 1950s.
Engineered wood products have ancient ancient origins, with evidence of laminated wood found in the tombs of Egyptian pharaohs. The concept that boards could be sliced and bonded to produce a product that was better than the original wood was revolutionary.