Business

Universal Forest Products, Inc. announced a new organizational structure that is designed to position the Company for accelerated sales and profit growth in the coming years and provide more opportunity for its employees.

While production methods and means are well understood across the CM industry, understanding how a variety of costs and expenses impact overall profitability can be extremely complex in a mass-customization manufacturing environment. 

The Truss Company has announced that construction is underway for their eighth truss plant, located in Centralia, Washington.

Atlas Roofing Corporation announces that Tracy Cook has joined the company as its new Director of Marketing, overseeing the Shingles & Underlayments and Roof & Wall Insulation Divisions.

L&W Supply, a unit of ABC Supply, opened new locations in Modesto, Calif., Boise, Idaho, and Green Bay, Wis.

Conifex Timber Inc. (“Conifex”) (TSX: CFF) announced today that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement (the "Purchase Agreement") with Hampton Lumber for the sale of its Fort St. James sawmill and associated forest license. 

Cameron Ashley Building Products recently announced the opening of two new building products distribution center in North Las Vegas and Houston.

Builder’s FirstSource (BFS) has acquired the assets of Sun State Component’s three operating companies located in Las Vegas, NV, Surprise, AZ, and Kingman, AZ.

84 Lumber hired Troy Dally as the company’s chief procurement officer (CPO) to oversee purchasing, pricing, cost forecasting, inventory, national sales, and specialty purchasing and delivery services.

Carter Lumber, a building materials retailer, selected Penn Township Industrial Park and will establish its first manufacturing operation in York County, Pennsylvania.