U.S. housing starts pulled ahead in March, but not by as much as many economists were expecting. They also fell behind year-ago levels.
Memphis-based Orgill, Inc. has announced plans to increase the size of its Sikeston, Missouri, distribution center by more than 250,000 square feet.
"As the U.S. housing market continues its recovery, we believe now is the ideal time to position Builders FirstSource for its next phase of growth and value creation," says Builders FirstSource CEO Floyd Sherman.
Coconut Grove, Florida-based Shell Lumber & Hardware will accept the Tools of the Trade Award at the 2015 Golden Hammer Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas May 5 during the National Hardware Show.