October 6, 2015

Lights. Cameras. Lumber. Deep in the movie business for half a century

August 17, 2015

Dealer seen as town’s “solution center.”

August 17, 2015

Marking the 29th opening of a new Sears Hometown and Outlet Store this year

July 17, 2015

An upstate New York store owner liked a bug spray so much -- he bought the company. 

July 17, 2015

An upstate New York store owner liked a bug spray so much -- he bought the company. 

June 12, 2015

The Retail Support Center will eventually become one of the largest in the Ace network.

March 23, 2015

Looking into the future of the American automobile, Melville, New York-based Leviton launched the next generation of electric vehicle charging station pedestals for workplace environments.

March 12, 2015

Melville, New York-based Leviton launched the company's first mobile applications (apps): Leviton 2 Go, the Leviton Library, the Leviton Title 24 and Leviton's Captain Code NEC.

March 12, 2015

Melville, New York-based Leviton launched the company's first mobile applications (apps): Leviton 2 Go, the Leviton Library, the Leviton Title 24 and Leviton's Captain Code NEC.

February 12, 2015

The four suppliers of building products will be recognized at the buying group's annual trade show in Florida March 25-27.

January 7, 2015

Beloit, Wisconsin-based ABC Supply Co. started the year with an acquisition in what is described as a growth-oriented upstate New York location.

January 7, 2015

Beloit, Wisconsin-based ABC Supply Co. started the year with an acquisition in what is described as a growth-oriented upstate New York location.

December 16, 2014

The new timberland purchase is located in the north-central Adirondack Park vicinity and spans across three counties.

December 11, 2014

Examining the way weather effects sales.

December 10, 2014

Jim Venezio of Park Building Supplies was recognized as Lumber Person of the Year by the Eastern New York Lumber Dealers Association.

Park Building Supply of Schenectady, New York, was founded in 1947 by William and Mary Venezio. Today it is run by their sons Jim and Bob Venezio.

December 10, 2014

Jim Venezio of Park Building Supplies was recognized as Lumber Person of the Year by the Eastern New York Lumber Dealers Association.

Park Building Supply of Schenectady, New York, was founded in 1947 by William and Mary Venezio. Today it is run by their sons Jim and Bob Venezio.

November 17, 2014

Mineola, New York-based MAX USA, a manufacturer of pneumatic nailing tools owned by MAX CO., LTD. in Tokyo, has hired Ron Pedzinski as its new Western regional sales manager.

Pedzinski has 25 years of sales experience in the building products industry, including construction materials and various market segments in commercial and residential.

He also has 15 years of experience in sales management and distribution development in the Western region of the country.

November 17, 2014

Mineola, New York-based MAX USA, a manufacturer of pneumatic nailing tools owned by MAX CO., LTD. in Tokyo, has hired Ron Pedzinski as its new Western regional sales manager.

Pedzinski has 25 years of sales experience in the building products industry, including construction materials and various market segments in commercial and residential.

He also has 15 years of experience in sales management and distribution development in the Western region of the country.

November 6, 2014

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company created the Hawthorne Gardening Company, a wholly owned subsidiary focused primarily on the emerging areas of indoor and urban gardening products.

October 20, 2014

Why aren’t things in the industry getting better faster?

October 20, 2014

The building products distribution industry has avoided “disruption” more than most other industries, but will it stay that way?

October 13, 2014

Montgomery, New York-based Russin Lumber has brought industry veterans Mike Haas and Scott Passino on to its outside sales team.

October 13, 2014

Montgomery, New York-based Russin Lumber has brought industry veterans Mike Haas and Scott Passino on to its outside sales team.

October 8, 2014

Melville, New York-based Leviton introduced a new combination AFCI/Switch and GFCI with audible trip alert enhance safety offering.

Leviton’s two new innovative safety devices are designed to help protect people and property in accordance with current National Electrical Code requirements.