Report: Lumber Trade War Brewing
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 grace period of 12 months from the previous deal’s expiration in October, 2015. Read the full story here.
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: 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
Report: Florida Governor Honors Naples Lumber and Supply | July 15, 2016
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 … Read More