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Joseph Martinez

Martinez Named Manager of Hobbs McCoy’s Building Supply

McCoy’s Building Supply announced the appointment of Joseph Martinez as store manager of its Hobbs, New Mexico location. Martinez began his career with McCoy’s in...

Weekly Lumber and Panel Market Report: April 22, 2016

Random Lengths Lumber Market Report Price trends in framing lumber were mixed. Southern Pine was the primary exception to a wider weakening trend. A number...
Jeld-Wen training

JELD-WEN Launches Training Initiative

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—This spring, JELD-WEN hits the road to launch the first of three training programs for builders, remodelers, architects and dealers. Known as JELD-WEN...

NLBMDA Continues Its Work on Health Care

Last summer, NLBMDA-member dealers who participated in a public policy survey rated health care as the top issue affecting their businesses. The biggest challenge...

Alexander Lumber set to celebrate 125th Anniversary

Aurora, Illinois - Alexander Lumber is a family-owned company with a heritage of quality, service and commitment to both trade professionals and local homeowners....
Trace Biles

MiTek Adds to National Builder Sales Team

CHESTERFIELD, Mo.— MiTek announced that it has appointed Trace Biles as a director of national builders and supply chain for MiTek Builder Products. Biles...

Remodeler Q&A: DG Custom Built Homes

Desmond Greaves - Owner DG Custom Built Homes & Remodeling, LLC | Bay Shore, N.Y. Founded in 1996 by Desmond Greaves, DG Custom Built Homes is...

Remodeling Market Index Dips in Q1

WASHINGTON — The National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 54 in the first quarter of 2016, dipping four...

PHOTOS: NLBMDA Members Visit Capitol Hill

At this year's Spring Meeting & Annual Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. earlier this week, LBM dealers and those who serve them took to...
BlueLinx

BlueLinx to Realign Distribution Facilities

ATLANTA — BlueLinx Holdings Inc. today announced in a press release an operational efficiency initiative to improve its working capital performance and reduce the...

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