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Bryan Hoexum - UFPI

UFP names Bryan Hoexum new VP of independent retail sales

In this new role, Hoexum will oversee all sales to independent retail customers, co-ops and buying groups
Oldcastle APG BB Landscape

Oldcastle APG grows with lawn and garden acquisition

As a long-time co-packing partner, the acquisition adds additional depth to its manufacturing capabilities and product offerings, Oldcastle APG announced.
ECi Stop Wasting Your Employees’ Time!

White Paper: Stop Wasting Your Employees’ Time! Automate Routine Tasks Using Modern Tech

Investing in new technology is a cost-effective and scalable way to get the most value from your staff and drive efficiency throughout your organization. By removing low-value or redundant tasks from your operation, you can get more done with the same workforce. Your staff will be able to focus on activities that help your business grow, rather than getting bogged down in busywork that wastes valuable time.
SRS Distribution

SRS Distribution acquires A.L.L. Roofing Materials

A.L.L. has locations in San Jose and Salinas, California and Lake Havasu, Arizona. 
construction input June 2020

Monthly construction input prices rise in June

Softwood lumber experienced an 11.0% increase in June.
building materials cost lumber prices

Lumber prices at 2 year high

Since April 17, lumber prices have soared 50%.
Robyn Pollina Palmer-Donavin

Palmer-Donavin promotes Robyn Pollina to CEO

Pollina moves into this role after having been with the company for 25 years and serving as CFO for the past 23 years.
treated lumber shortage

Dealers navigate treated lumber shortage

If you still need evidence of a treated lumber shortage, you won’t find a better example than the front page of the July 9 edition of the South Reporter, the community newspaper in Holly Springs, Mississippi.
Mark Biggers E.C. Barton

E.C. Barton & Company names Mark Biggers as new company president

Biggers is the sixth president for the company since it began in 1885 in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

LAT announces training for emerging leaders

The program is going virtual in 2020 with its latest offering: “Meet Up, Connect & Thrive,” a three session, online workshop.

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