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Georgia-Pacific Announces $37 Million Investment At Gurdon Lumber Operations

ATLANTA, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia-Pacific today announced plans to invest $37 million at its Gurdon Arkansas, lumber operations to expand the production capacity of the lumber mill...

Epicor to Hold LBM and Wood Products User Conference

Customers to “Get Jazzed” in New Orleans on November 4th and 5th. AUSTIN, Texas, October 20, 2014 -- Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in...

ProVia® Expands Entry Door and Storm Door Production Facilities

New facilities increase production capacity to support robust sales growth. SUGARCREEK, Ohio, October 20, 2014 – To support the company’s continued robust sales growth, ProVia®,...

Busy Beaver Opens Lawrenceville Home Improvement Center

Grand Opening Event is Saturday, October 11th from 10 am to 7 pm Pittsburgh-based Busy Beaver opens its Lawrenceville location at 4743 Plummer Street., Pittsburgh,...

New NAHB Study Shows Substantial Regional Differences in New Single-Family Home Characteristics

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14--A recent study from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) revealed significant regional differences in new single-family home characteristics, ranging from...

Weyerhaeuser Distribution Offers Free Siding Resources for Dealers

Online siding resource kit includes videos and articles for LBM dealers and their customers Federal Way, Wash., Oct. 14, 2014 – Weyerhaeuser Distribution has released...

Do it Best Corp. Expands INCOM Team to Support Continued Strong Member Sales Growth

October 13, 2014, FORT WAYNE, INDIANA – Do it Best Corp. is expanding the team and dedicating additional resources to support INCOM Distributor SupplySM,...

ENAP, Inc. and Progressive Affiliated Lumbermen Cooperative, Inc. (PAL) Sign Letter of Intent to...

New Cooperative Provides $1.5 Billion Combined Purchasing Power Lumber & Building Material buying cooperatives PAL and ENAP, Inc. today announced they have signed a non-binding...

Huttig Announces Management Changes in the Northeast

St. Louis, Mo—Jon Vrabely, President and CEO of Huttig Building Products, Inc., has named Ken Schmitt as Regional Vice President of the Northeast. In...

Southern Forest Products Association’s Edition of Marine Construction Guide Now Available

The Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) has published a new 2014 Edition of its “Marine Construction Guide”.  This 40-page booklet provides information to assist...

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