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PRODUCT PICKS: Nov / Dec 2015

Our Picks from the 2015 Deck Expo and Remodeling Show NovikStone Dry Stack and Stacked Stone Products NovikStone Dry Stack and Stacked Stone products are designed...

CertainTeed Publishes Industry-First HPDs and EPDs for Gypsum Products

CertainTeed announces it is the first company in the gypsum manufacturing industry to offer Health Product Declarations (HPDs) and Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for...

Georgia-Pacific, Sherwood Lumber Expand to Pittsburgh market

Georgia-Pacific Engineered Lumber and Sherwood Lumber Company have announced that Sherwood will begin distributing Georgia-Pacific’s full line of engineered lumber products into the Pittsburgh...

In Memoriam: Byron Lapin, Convenience Products CEO

Byron Lapin, president and CEO of Convenience Products and its parent company Clayton Corporation, passed away suddenly at his home Tuesday, November 10. Convenience Products...

Jeld-Wen Names New President and CEO

Jeld-Wen Inc., will have a new leader by the end of the month. Mark Beck, is the new president and CEO, the Charlotte Business Journal...

REAL ISSUES. REAL ANSWERS: The Installed Sales Challenge

There’s no question that margins for LBM dealers are under pressure. With intense price competition for products—in local markets as well as online —...

Georgia-Pacific and U.S. Lumber Expand Distribution of Engineered Lumber to Baltimore Area

Georgia-Pacific Engineered Lumber and U.S. Lumber have announced that U.S. Lumber will be distributing Georgia-Pacific’s engineered lumber products into the Baltimore market. “We are pleased...
In Depth: Technology Tools

IN DEPTH: Technology Tools

Dealers are becoming more adept with their technology and are looking to create efficiencies that provide better and faster customer service that aids their...

Weather Shield Names Chris Schield Vice President of Marketing

MEDFORD, Wis. — Weather Shield Mfg., Inc., manufacturer of Weather Shield Windows & Doors, announced today that Chris Schield has been promoted from director...
Matthews & Fields Transformation with Novik

NY Lumberyard’s Storefront Facelift Comes From Vendor

As the Matthews & Fields Lumber Supply blog mentions, customers approaching the Henrietta, NY location can't help but notice a huge change in the...

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