December 22, 2011

Mead Lumber has signed an agreement to purchase the Truss Craft division of Dakota Craft Inc., a Rapid City, S.D.-based chain of component manufacturing plants. The purchase price was not disclosed.

Truss Craft serves the southeastern Wyoming building community. The acquisition will give Mead a leading market share in Wyoming, according to the announcement. The transaction is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2012.

November 10, 2011

Mead Lumber, the regional LBM chain with locations in seven Midwestern states, has purchased four locations of Fullerton Building Center, according to an announcement on its website.  

The stores are located in Yankton, S.D., and Vermillion, Winner, and Norfolk, Neb. Fullerton will still operate its lumberyards in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin.