Report: Florida Governor Honors Naples Lumber and Supply
Ron Labbe, owner of Naples Lumber and Supply in Naples, Fla. was honored with a Business Ambassador Award from Gov. Rick Scott. The award recognizes the company’s job-creating efforts and opportunities offered to Florida families. Gov. Scott recognized the company’s resilience through the Great Recession, and lauded the recent growth and employment offerings Naples Lumber and Supply has provided it’s community. The Naples Daily News has more.
Report: Court Rules in Favor of Menards Founder in Case Against Former Fiancee | September 21, 2016
The founder of the Menards building supply chain doesn’t have to give his ex-fiancee ownership interest in the company, an appeals court ruled Tuesday. John Menard’s former finacee had sued for … Read More
Report: Lumber Trade War Brewing | August 25, 2016
Bloomberg featured a story today on the escalation of a trade dispute between the U.S. and Canada over a new softwood lumber trade agreement. The countries are currently operating under a … Read More
Report: Philly-Area Lumberyard Closing After 153 Years | August 12, 2016
A long-standing Philadelphia-area lumberyard is closing after 153 years in business. The Philadelphia Inquirer shares the story of Fritz Lumber Co. of Berwyn, Penn., and its owners William “Howard” Fritz … Read More