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Special Reports

Tales of the Top 200: The annual Pro Dealer Industry Scoreboard tracks the sales of the biggest brands in the building supply business. Estimates combine with reported results to form the industry's largest listing of its kind.

Let's Take This Outside: HBSDealer's merchandise review of "outdoor living" swings into the summer selling season with more than just hammocks.


From the Editor

Think the customer comes first? Think again.


News + Analysis

Following Up: The 2x4 lawsuit, aka "the dumbest class action claim ever"

A home improvement scoreboard, from J.D. Power, recognizes Ace Hardware.

Orgill's new Idaho DC opens for business.

Product Knowledge: 5.1 kW DecoTech Solar Roofing System

News Map: Openings, closings and acquisitions

As challenges mount, here's a new idea from Sears.

84 Lumber redraws its organizational map.


Market Insights

NLBMDA News: Incoming chairman pushes for active participation.

Amazon's paradigm just shifted. Did you feel it?

The battles rages on between above-ground and ground-contact lumber.

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