June 12, 2015

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

November 18, 2014

Tractor Supply’s expansion plans are getting a boost from a new distribution center being built in Casa Grande, Arizona.

Executives and local government officials held a ceremonial groundbreaking event Nov. 17, at the Casa Grande distribution center site located in the Central Arizona Commerce Park. The facility is expected to begin operating in the fourth quarter of 2015 and will be approximately 650,000 sq. ft. in size.

September 26, 2014

PPG Industries opened its regional headquarters for its architectural coatings business in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. The facility is located in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, approximately 20 miles north of PPG’s global headquarters in Pittsburgh.

September 16, 2014

Trex is lending a hand to Global Training Ministries' warrior transition home in Indianapolis, which will receive a donation of its high-performance decking products as part of its ongoing renovation.

The facility is currently being updated and expanded to accommodate more residents and more amenities, such as an outdoor deck where soldiers can enjoy "sky time" and hold meetings and socialize.

August 28, 2014

Ace Hardware Corporation has employed the wares of Digital Lumens in upgrading the lighting of its 1-million-sq.-ft. Retail Support Center in Rocklin, California.

The facility has been outfitted in Digital Lumens Intelligent LED Lighting since October 2013, saving Ace an average of 81% on lighting-related energy use, the company said.

July 16, 2014

Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber continues down the expansion trail by opening a new location on the north side of Charlotte. 

The facility located at 4401 Pete Brown Rd. in Charlotte made its first deliveries Monday, five days after taking possession.

June 26, 2014

Boise Cascade is opening a new distribution center in the Kansas City metro area. The facility, in Lee`s Summit, Missouri, will focus on serving customers within a 150-mile radius of Kansas City.   

April 9, 2014

Hines Supply, a subsidiary of US LBM, has opened a full-service building supply center and design showroom in Grayslake, Ill., north of Chicago.

The location, at 939 South Route 83 in Grayslake, is celebrating its grand opening today. It will be managed by 30-year industry veteran Ed Graafsma.

February 11, 2014


The Home Depot opened its new direct fulfillment center (DFC) in Locust Grove, Ga., a suburb of Atlanta.

The facility is the first of three new DFCs the company will open across the U.S. over the next two years. The new distribution centers will increase the number of orders the company can ship the day they are received, increasing the speed of delivery for HomeDepot.com orders. The company also said they will enable faster order picking and shipping through new warehouse management and material handling systems.

September 11, 2013

Buffalo Grove, Ill.-based Edward Hines Lumber, a subsidiary of US LBM Holdings, will be open a full-service building supply center and design showroom in November 2013. 

The property located at 939 South Route 83 in Grayslake will be managed by former owner of Stan’s Lumber, Carl Torstenson.

August 28, 2013

A groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday drew representatives from Ace and local business leaders to the site of a future retail support center in West Jefferson, Ohio.

The co-op expects the 500,000-sq.-ft. facility to be completed in July 2014. The facility will essentially replace an older facility currently operating in Toledo.

May 17, 2012

Dallas-based pro dealer Builders FirstSource has announced a new location in Clarksville, Tenn., approximately 40 miles northwest of Nashville. The facility is situated on five acres and includes a 25,000-sq.-ft. warehouse. It will offer lumber, engineered I-joist systems, roof and floor trusses, windows, doors, millwork and various other building products and materials. The scheduled opening date is in early June.

CEO Floyd Sherman said the company is looking forward to expanding its footprint in northern Tennessee and southern Kentucky.

December 1, 2010

Northeastern Supply, a Baltimore-based distributor of plumbing and HVAC supplies, has purchased the former 84...

September 30, 2010

Green Bay, Wis.-based lumber and building material distributor Amerhart opened a distribution facility in Traverse...

December 23, 2008

HD Supply White Cap celebrated the grand opening of its 44,000-square-foot distribution center and regional...

August 10, 2008

It was standing room only when Orgill announced the location of its new distribution center...

August 10, 2008

The move would nearly double the combined manufacturing capacity of three ICI manufacturing facilities currently...

July 20, 2008

The Memphis distributor has chosen Sikeston, Mo., as the site of its newest distribution center,...

July 8, 2008

The company said the site will be sold and equipment at the mill, which received...

May 13, 2008

The facility will manufacture more than 15 million gallons of water-based latex paint per year...

May 7, 2008

The company held a groundbreaking ceremony at the site earlier this week, according to the...

April 27, 2008

The forest products company has been unable to sell the Canadian facility....

April 17, 2008

The company received incentives for the move, including rebates through North Carolina's job development investment...

April 9, 2008

The forest products company has indefinitely curtailed operations at its oriented strand lumber facility in...