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Epicor Unveils New Version of Epicor BisTrack

Update Aimed at Simplifying Complex Lumber and Building Materials Operations. AUSTIN, Texas, March 3, 2015 -- Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software...

Weyerhaeuser Distribution Ramps Up Sales Team at Richmond Location

Additional sales positions and capital investments ensure continued superior service to area dealers and their builder customers. Federal Way, Wash., March 4, 2015 – Weyerhaeuser...

Lampert Lumber joins the US LBM Family of Companies

US LBM expands its presence with a leading building products distributor in the Upper Midwest. St. Paul, Minnesota – US LBM Holdings, LLC (“US LBM”)...

Interfor Completes Acquisition of Simpson Sawmills

and Issuance of 3,300,000 Common Shares. Vancouver, BC - INTERFOR CORPORATION (“Interfor” or the “Company”) (TSX: IFP) announced today it has completed the acquisition of...

New Executive Director Named to Lead Do it Best Corp. and Home Hardware...

FORT WAYNE, INDIANA – Greg Mann has been named as the new executive director of Alliance International, the buying partnership between US-based Do it...

New Home Sales Hold Steady in January

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 - Sales of newly built, single-family homes dropped 0.2 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 481,000 units...

ENAP, Inc. and Progressive Affiliated Lumbermen Cooperative, Inc. (PAL) Receive Shareholder Approval on Merge

New Windsor, NY & Grand Rapids, MI - February 19, 2015 The lumber and building material buying cooperatives PAL and ENAP, Inc. today announced that...

Housing Affordability Edges Up in the Fourth Quarter

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 - Slightly lower interest rates and home prices in markets across the country contributed to a slight increase in nationwide housing...

Midwest Pushes Housing Starts Down 2 Percent in January

February 18, 2015 - Nationwide housing starts fell 2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.065 million units in January, according to...

NLBMDA Urges EPA to Allow Online Refresher Training for Renovators Under EPA Lead...

Agency Also Urged to Restore Opt-Out Clause (Washington, DC) - In response to a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) proposal to modify the refresher training...

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