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REAL ISSUES. REAL ANSWERS: Attracting and Retaining Qualified Associates

The Issue This month’s issue was suggested by multiple readers over the past few months. As we do each month, we sent our brief Real...
Berlin G. Myers

In Memoriam: Berlin G. Myers

Berlin G. Myers, founder of Berlin G Myers Lumber Corp., has died at age 98. Lynn Schwarz, president of Building Materials Suppliers Association, released...
MoistureShield Great Outdoor Sweepstakes

MoistureShield Announces Great Outdoor Giveaway Sweepstakes

For outdoor living enthusiasts, the MoistureShield Great Outdoor Giveaway enlivens the summer with more than six chances to win outdoor-themed prizes. In the sweepstakes,...
Rick Pully

Rick Pully Joins Screw Products as VP of Sales

Gig Harbor, Wash.—Rick Pully has joined Screw Products, Inc. as Vice President of Sales. He is responsible for strengthening ties and developing new business...
Erin Leonard

New Board Members Elected at Gordon Lumber

FREMONT, OHIO - Several company changes were made at the annual Gordon Lumber Shareholders' Meeting on July 9, 2015 and the subsequent Board of...

Environmental Stoneworks Acquires Briden Construction

DENVER– Environmental StoneWorks has acquired Briden Construction, an Ohio-based stone veneer installer, bolstering their industry standing by positioning them as the top stone veneer...
Glen Lowe

MFM Building Products Hires New Representation for Western Canada

Coshocton, Ohio – MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is pleased...

Blue Wolf Capital Names James Langdale CEO of Suwannee Lumber Company

NEW YORK—Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC (“Blue Wolf”) announced today that portfolio company Suwannee Lumber Company LLC (“Suwannee”) has named James H. Langdale Chief...

Perforex Forest Services Begins Apprenticeship Program

Alexandria, La.— Perforex Forest Services, L.L.C. today began its first-ever paid apprenticeship training program for truck drivers and timber-equipment operators in the forest industry. The...

IN DEPTH: Siding

Homeowners look to aesthetics as the driving force in their purchase choice, but other factors, including long-term performance and maintenance needs play key roles. Aesthetics...

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