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Fire at Curtis Lumber’s Ray Brook Location

Curtis Lumber's Ray Brook, N.Y. store suffered fire damage Jan. 29. The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports that the area firefighters were able to put...

Epicor Updates BisTrack’s Cloud, Mobile Functions

Epicor Software Corporation has announced a significant upgrade to its North American version of Epicor BisTrack™ business management software for lumber and building materials...

Versatex Awards Kerr Distributor Rep of the Year

Versatex, a manufacturer of PVC building and trim products, has recently announced that Brett Kerr, Senior Account Manager with Snavely Forest Products has been...

Plasschaert Named VP at Snavely Forest Products

PITTSBURGH — Thomas M. Plasschaert has been elected Vice President of Marketing and Mass Merchants for Snavely Forest Products. Plasschaert  joined SFP in January 2014 as Program Manager...

Guardian Opens New Cordele Distribution Center

Greenville, S.C. — Guardian Building Products has opened its newest distribution center in Cordele, Ga. The larger center replaces GBP’s existing facility in Cordele. The new location, with...

Key Building Materials Prices Far Surpassed Inflation in 2016

The National Association of Home Builders, on its NAHB Now blog reports that softwood lumber, oriented strand board (OSB), ready-mix concrete and gypsum products...

New Home Sales Post Highest Yearly Total Since 2007

WASHINGTON —Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 12.2% in 2016 to 563,000 units, the highest annual rate since 2007, according to newly released...

Parksite Expands into Minnesota with Therma-Tru Doors

  Batavia, Ill. — Parksite, Inc. announced that they will market, fabricate and distribute the full-line of Therma-Tru doors into the Minnesota marketplace, including the Minneapolis area...

Epicor Releases Training on Demand for BisTrack Users

Epicor Software Corporation recently announced the availability of the Epicor Training on Demand solution for users of Epicor BisTrack™ software in North America. Through the...

MiTek Acquires Wrightsoft

CHESTERFIELD, Mo.—MiTek Industries, Inc., announced recently that it has acquired Wrightsoft Corporation. Headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts, Wrightsoft is a provider of software for residential and commercial...

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