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Dave Anderson Mead Lumber

New leadership at Mead Lumber

Dave Anderson succeeds Craig Bradshaw who has been Mead Lumber’s president & CEO for the past 14 years. Bradshaw will continue to serve the company as a member of its Board of Directors.
Housing starts

Single-family starts at highest pace since 2007

Led by solid gains in single-family production, overall housing starts increased 4.9% in October.
Ace Hardware q3 2020 results

Ace Hardware reports record Q3 results

The record third quarter results follow Ace's record second quarter.
PLM Insurance Policy

5 Factors to Consider in an Insurance Carrier and Policy at Insurance Renewal Time

A good carrier offers more than an attractive price or comprehensive coverage.

Parksite partners with Maibec

Parksite will distribute Maibec shingles across New Jersey, New York, the Midwest, and the Southeast United States.
Credit Reporting: Fact vs. Fiction

Webinar Replay: Credit Reporting: Fact vs. Fiction

Recessions, pandemics and general elections – if the past and present economic environments have not convinced you to view commercial credit reports as a vital part of your credit program, nothing will. Checking out who you are doing business with and keeping tabs on them credit wise is critical. Saying it is easy, doing it requires a few steps and solid information.
LBM Advantage

LBM Advantage celebrates fall conference, plans virtual show for spring

LBM Advantage's virtual Annual Buying Show is scheduled for Feb. 22-24, 2021.
Rick Schumacher from the publisher

Navigating disruption

Considering what we’ve all been through to get us to this point, it’s clear that we, as individuals, as companies, and as an industry, have what it takes to not only survive, but to adapt and thrive.
MoistureShield Vision available at BlueLinx

MoistureShield expands distribution with BlueLinx

Through its Frederick, Maryland facility, BlueLinx will offer the full line of MoistureShield decking products to their dealers in this region.
Builder Confidence

Builder confidence reaches another record high

Builder confidence levels have hit successive all-time highs over the past three months.

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