Category : News

Cook named President at Binford Supply

June 11, 2018

Balch Springs, TEXAS – U.S. Fence Solutions Co., a portfolio company of private equity investment firm Building Industry Partners, has announced that Jeff Cook has been appointed President of Binford … Read More

German company Knauf to buy USG in $7 billion deal

IPHOFEN, Germany & CHICAGO — Gebr. Knauf KG and USG Corporation have entered into a definitive agreement in which Knauf will acquire all of the outstanding shares of USG in … Read More

Roseburg reorganizes structural products sales team

June 8, 2018

Springfield, Ore. – Roseburg has made several changes within its Structural Products division sales team. Phil Odom has been named Business Director for Structural Products. In his new role, Odom … Read More

Guardian Building Products names new President/CEO

June 7, 2018

GREER, S.C. — Guardian Building Products has appointed Donald (“Donny”) J. DeMarie Jr. President and CEO, as well as a member of the Board of Directors. DeMarie’s appointment comes following the … Read More

DuPont to increase Tyvek capacity with $400 million investment

June 6, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. — DuPont Safety & Construction, a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, plans to invest more than $400 million to expand capacity for the manufacture of Tyvek … Read More

Kodiak Building Partners acquires Builders Millwork

June 4, 2018

Kodiak Building Partners has acquired Builders Millwork, Inc., a producer and supplier of millwork in the upper Midwest markets, including custom made architectural wood doors, trim, finish hardware, and hollow … Read More

U.S. LBM acquires R&K Building Supplies

MESA, Ariz. — U.S. LBM Holdings, LLC has expanded its presence in a growing Phoenix construction market by acquiring Arizona’s R&K Building Supplies. Founded in 1974, R&K Building Supplies distributes lumber … Read More

GPS Insight receives investment from Bregal Sagemount

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — GPS Insight has received an investment from Bregal Sagemount aimed at supporting the company’s continued growth. GPS Insight is a provider of SaaS-based fleet management software to customers with … Read More

Marcus Lumber hosts Sen. Chuck Grassley

June 1, 2018

MARCUS, Iowa — Marcus Lumber hosted U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley on Wed. May 30, as part of the senator’s annual visit to each of Iowa’s 99 counties. Sen. Grassley toured … Read More

Magee promoted at Superior Plastics Products

May 31, 2018

NEW HOLLAND, Penn. — Superior Plastic Products and affiliated companies have announced the promotion of Chase Magee to Southeast Territory Sales Manager. Magee, who will be based near Tampa, Fla., … Read More