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Glen-Gery acquired by Brickworks Limited

WYOMISSING, Pa. — Glen-Gery Corporation has announced that its parent company, Ibstock plc, has entered into an agreement to sell Glen-Gery Corporation to Brickworks...

Boise Cascade Distribution wins three of Trex’s awards

 Billerica, Mass. — Boise Cascade Company’s Building Materials Distribution (BMD) was recently honored with three “Regional Distributor of the Year Awards” from Trex Company....

Two new hires join Viance

 Charlotte, N.C.—Viance has announced the addition of two new hires, Jonathan Whitehead and Jacob Comer. Whitehead, an experienced sales manager, brings more than 17...

ABC Supply opens branch in Clarksville, Tenn.

BELOIT, Wis.—ABC Supply Co. Inc. has opened a branch in Clarksville, Tenn. ABC Supply now has 13 locations throughout Tennessee with the addition of the Clarksville branch.The...

Single-family housing starts post slight decline

WASHINGTON — Rising housing affordability concerns continue to weigh on single-family production even as total housing starts edged higher in October.According to newly released...

Simpson Strong-Tie donates to California wildfires relief efforts

Pleasanton, Calif. — Simpson Strong-Tie has donated $10,000 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund to assist with relief efforts for communities affected...

October new construction starts soar 21%

NEW YORK – New construction starts in October climbed 21% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $864.0 billion, according to Dodge Data &...

NLBMDA urges support for farm bill

NLBMDA urges its members to take action by contacting their Representative and Senators in support of LBM industry priorities in the farm bill, including 1)...

Amber Skymer named senior product manager at Derby Building Products

Quebec City, Quebec — Derby Building Products Inc., manufacturer of the Tando and Novik brands of exterior cladding, has named Amber Skymer as senior...

National Nail partners with GAF’s “Hire A Hero” program providing training for military veterans

Grand Rapids, Mich. – National Nail has partnered with the GAF Roofing Academy’s “Hire A Hero” program to provide technical instruction to U.S. military...

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