Bell Partners with West Coast Treater

Bell Lumber & Pole Co., Minneapolis, Mn., has reached an agreement with AmeriTies West, LLC, The Dalles, Or.

UFP Purchases Millwork Firms

Universal Forest Products has acquired the assets of Quest Design & Fabrication

Vermont Lumber Dealer Merger on Hold

The proposed sale of four-unit Vermont dealer Allen Lumber Co. to six-unit r.k. Miles Inc. has been postponed 10 months, due to the state’s current stay-at-home order.

Deckorators Takes Certified Pro Program Up a Level

Deckorators has introduced Deckorators Certified Elite, the highest recognition level for its growing deck contractor partnership and rewards program.

James Hardie Grows Big in Tacoma

Fiber cement siding and trim producer James Hardie Industries, together with Governor Jay Inslee, U.S. Representative Denny Heck, and Pierce County officials, recently celebrated the company's expanded manufacturing operation near Tacoma, Wa.

HDI Purchases Diamond Hardwoods

Through its subsidiary Hardwoods Specialty Products U.S., Hardwoods Distribution Inc., Langley, B.C., has purchased the assets and assumed certain liabilities of Diamond Hardwoods, Fresno and Bakersfield, Ca., for $3 million.

We’ll get through this together

Your customers are afraid. Their customers have put nearly everything on hold. Like you, your customers are probably at home, not at the office. They are trying to work from home, with family and children all around. This is not easy, and unless you have some experience with it, it will be a challenging pursuit.

Hardwood Specialist Rolls Out HempWood

Southern California-based Reel Lumber held a special event for customers on Feb. 6 at its Anaheim, Ca., location to introduce a new quasi-wood product to the lumber industry: HempWood.

Hawaiian Forests Returning

The Hawaiian Legacy Reforestation Initiative recently announced the planting of its 500,000th native tree in Hawaii.

Trade Commission Weighs in on Unfair Millwork Imports

The U.S. International Trade Commission unanimously found there is a reasonable indication that the U.S. wood mouldings and millwork products industry is materially injured due to imports from Brazil and China.