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Carter Lumber partners with True Value

CHICAGO — True Value Company and Carter Lumber have announced a new business partnership.Based in Kent, Ohio, with 146 locations throughout the Midwest, Southeast...

NLBMDA supports U.S.-Mexico-Canada agreement

The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) released the following statement on the signing of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) today in...

Cady promoted at Weekes Forest Products

Scott Cady has been promoted to the position of general manager of Weekes Forest Products' Comstock Park, Mich. distribution center. "Over Scott’s nine year Weekes...

Pending home sales slip 2.6% in October

WASHINGTON– Pending home sales declined slightly in October in all regions but the Northeast, according to the National Association of Realtors.The Pending Home Sales Index,...

New home sales drop in October as affordability challenges persist

WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 544,000 units in October after an upwardly revised...

U.S. LBM Foundation raises more than $200K at charity golf tournament

ATLANTA - The U.S. LBM Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by leading specialty building materials distributor U.S. LBM, recently raised more than $200,000 for...

McCoy’s Building Supply and Atrium Windows donate to Habitat Texas

McCoy’s Building Supply and Atrium Windows and Doors recently donated $29,710 to Habitat for Humanity Texas. As part of a special promotion, McCoy’s and...

NAHB: Slight growth for custom home building

The National Association of Home Builders' analysis of Census Data from the Quarterly Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design survey indicates custom home building posted...

Columbia Forest Products names new CEO

Greensboro, N.C. — The Board of Directors of Columbia Forest Products has appointed Greg Pray as president & chief executive officer of Columbia Forest Products. Pray...

Do it Best names new rental merchandise manager

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Do it Best has announced the promotion of Lauren Wilson to merchandise manager, effective Dec. 3.Wilson will develop, implement and...

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