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Northeast Building Supply Acquires Architectural Building Components

Bridgeport, Conn.— Northeast Building Supply announced today the acquisition of Architectural Building Components of Hackensack, N.J. Established in 1994, Architectural Building Components specializes in...

PRODUCT PICKS: August 2015

Each month, hundreds of products hit the market. Here’s our pick of the ones to watch. New Fiberglass Collection From GlassCraft GlassCraft Door Company introduces an...
Roseburg Forest Products

Roseburg Purchases Oregon MDF Plant

Roseburg, Ore. —Roseburg Forest Products Co. announced today that it has agreed to purchase from SierraPine the Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF) facility located in Medford,...
Doug Ashy Building Materials

Doug Ashy Building Materials Purchases Poole Lumber Co.

Doug Ashy Building Materials of Lafayette, La. has entered an agreement to purchase Covington, La.'s Poole Lumber Co. the Baton Rouge Advocate reports. Doug...
Salary vs commision August 2015 real issue real answers

REAL ISSUES. REAL ANSWERS: Salary Vs. Commission

Salary vs. Commission The Issue This month’s question was suggested by an Illinois dealer who wrote, “With the ongoing changes in business practices, an increase in...
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CNRG Acquires Marvin’s

Natchez, Miss.—Central Network Retail Group, LLC announced the acquisition of Marvin’s, LLC of Leeds, Ala. in a press release Monday. Marvin’s operates 28 home...

MRS Announces Partnership with Ply Gem

Irvington, N.J.—Manufacturers Reserve Supply and Ply Gem have partnered to enhance the distribution of Ply Gem PVC trim in the mid-Atlantic market place. Ply...
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Epicor Launches BisTrack Cloud

AUSTIN—Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced Epicor BisTrack Cloud, an advanced...
RoyOMartin

RoyOMartin-Forestry Marks Safety Milestone

Alexandria, La.—On Sunday, August 2, 2015, RoyOMartin’s forestry operations reached a significant safety milestone of eight years without an OSHA-recordable injury. Logging and forestry...

Housing Markets Continue to Show Gradual Improvement

WASHINGTON—Markets in 75 of the approximately 360 metro areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity in...

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