Category : News

IBS economic panel predicts housing gain in 2018

January 11, 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. — The newly enacted tax law will create a more favorable tax climate for the business community, which should spur job and economic growth and keep single-family housing … Read More

LMC hits sales record

Wayne, Penn. — 2017 was a record-breaking year for LMC, the 82-year-old forest product and building materials co-op announced. The year’s sales finished at more than $4.3 billion—a 13% increase … Read More

CPG International rebrands as The AZEK Company

January 8, 2018

SKOKIE, Ill. — The AZEK Company, formerly known as CPG International LLC, has announced the company’s new name, which it says reflects its growing share of the expanding residential and commercial … Read More

Midwest Wholesale Hardware Acquires Strauss Lock Distributors

Evergreen, Colo. – 1stWEST M&A, an investment banking and M&A advisory, has announced that it has brokered the sale of Strauss Lock Distributors to High Road Capital Partners’ portfolio company … Read More

LBM Advantage announces 2017 Building Products Vendor of the Year award recipients

January 5, 2018

New Windsor, N.Y. — Vendor of the Year awards for 2017 will be presented at Advantage’s upcoming Annual Meeting and Trade Show in Kissimmee, Fla. Award recipients will be acknowledged … Read More

McCoy’s opens Alvin, Texas location

January 4, 2018

McCoy’s Building Supply has announced the opening of its new Alvin, Texas store. The store is a re-location of the company’s Pearland, Texas facility built in 1979. The new facility … Read More

MiTek names two new VPs

January 3, 2018

MiTek has announced the appointment two new vice presidents to the company’s corporate office. Rachel Seward will develop channels and standards for MiTek to communicate and deeply engage on a … Read More

Maze Nails celebrating 170th anniversary

January 2, 2018

              W. H. Maze Company in Peru, Ill. is celebrating its 170th year of business as a nail manufacturer and retail lumberyard. In operation … Read More

RoyOMartin announces personnel updates

RoyOMartin has announced the following personnel changes, effective Jan. 1, 2018. ·  Ray Peters has announced his retirement from RoyOMartin, effective in February. Peters most recently served as Vice President of … Read More

Gordon Lumber celebrates 150th anniversary

FREMONT, Ohio — Started in 1868 by Ohio settler Washington Gordon, this year Gordon Lumber celebrates 150 years of building communities throughout Ohio and Michigan. From the small sawmill built … Read More