March 18, 2014

MoistureShield, the Springdale, Ark.-based composite decking manufacturer, has expanded its presence in the Sunbelt and West Coast regions by adding 12 new distribution locations to its network.

Among the new distributors are Huttig Building Products in Phoenix, Nashville, and Jackson, Miss.; BlueLinx in Tampa, Miami and Jacksonville, Fla.; Dixie Plywood and Lumber Company in San Antonio, Houston and Dallas; Universal Forest Products in Thornton and Riverside, Calif.; and Intermountain Supply in Spokane, Wash.

February 20, 2014

Building products distributor BlueLinx reported sales gains for the fourth quarter and full year, but still finished in the red. 

For the quarter, sales increased 10.4% to $486.3 million. The company narrowed its fourth quarter net loss to $2.5 million, compared to a net loss of $11.4 million in the same quarter last year. 

September 26, 2013

BlueLinx (BXC) remained unchanged at $1.90 for the third day in a row. Meanwhile, SHLD (Sears) took home the biggest gains at 3.19%.

September 4, 2013

A mixed day on Wall Street brings more gainers than decliners. BlueLinx jumped more than 5% Tuesday, and Fastenal increased 2.3%.

August 27, 2013

HCN Top 30 stocks were almost exactly split down the middle at Monday’s close, with half posting growth and half posting losses (or, in BlueLinx's case, no change).


August 8, 2013

It was a tough day for the stocks on Wednesday. Home Depot and Lowe's were both down more than 1%.

July 31, 2013

BlueLinx is continuing to implement cost savings and profit-improving initiatives as it looks to expand its specialty products business.

The company reported seond-quarter revenues of $604.6 million, up 16.9% from $517.0 million in the same quarter last year. However, the Atlanta-based distributor's net loss widened to $22.3 million, compared with a net loss of $3.7 million in the same quarter last year.

July 23, 2013

Lennox posted the biggest gains at Monday’s close with a +3.37% gain. Meanwhile, BlueLinx led the laggards with a -4.25% drop.

July 18, 2013

Both Valspar and BlueLinx stayed stagnant at Wednesday’s close. This was an unusually quiet moment for BlueLinx, which has flipflopped for the past couple days.

July 17, 2013

In a bit of a 180 from Monday's 3 percentage point gain, BlueLinx (BXC) was down by -3.69% at Tuesday’s close.

July 16, 2013

Though Top 30 stocks were trending downward at Monday’s close, BlueLinx and Central Garden & Pet both posted gains of more than 3%.

July 11, 2013

Some were up, some were down at Wednesday’s close. BlueLinx and Louisiana-Pacific were on the slightly more extreme end of things with a -3.59% and +3.38% change, respectively.

July 2, 2013

Stocks closed in mostly positive form Monday, with BlueLinx, Masco and Orchard showing the biggest growth.

September 21, 2012

Building materials distributor BlueLinx has announced the sale of its distribution center in Newark, Calif., in a Sept. 20 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The 235,000-sq.-ft. warehouse sold for approximately $17.7 million.

July 18, 2012

BlueLinx has announced that its onCENTER Engineered Lumber products are now included in the product library of MiTek's Sapphire Structure software.

With version 7.3.5 Service Pack 1, released June 28, 2012, users of Sapphire Structure can now specify onCENTER BLI Joists, onCENTER LVL and onCENTER Rim Board, and the MiTek Single Member Design Engine will analyze each member using material properties provided by BlueLinx.

February 13, 2012

Atlanta building products distributor BlueLinx has announced an agreement with Weyerhaeuser to become the independent distributor of Weyerhaeuser's engineered wood products in New England, including Trus Joist, TJI joist, TimberStrand LSL, Microllam LVL, Parallam PSL and TJ Rim board. The agreement is effective Feb. 13, 2012.

December 16, 2007

Several companies have taken a strong look at their bottom lines for 2008, with layoffs...

September 9, 2007

In HCN’s Aug. 27 Top 350 Pro Dealer Scoreboard issue, the company listed in the...

September 6, 2007

The former Do it Best vp has joined BlueLinx as a senior national account executive,...