March 5, 2015

Weyerhaeuser Distribution has added to its Richmond, Virginia, sales team to help better serve local dealers and their customers.

February 2, 2015

Caterpillar executive David Bozeman has been elected to Weyerhaeuser's board of directors, effective Feb. 12, 2015.

December 1, 2014


Federal Way, Washington-based Weyerhaeuser Distribution now offers Ply Gem Trim and Mouldings products through its Jacksonville, Florida, distribution center. 

October 30, 2014

Only six stocks saw increases at the close of Wednesday. Weyerhaeuser showed the biggest decline, at -2.25%

October 14, 2014

BlueLinx Corporation has entered into a new distribution agreement with Weyerhaeuser in the Delta Gulf region, which has been effective since Oct. 1.

BlueLinx will now distribute Weyerhaeuser's engineered wood products in the Southeastern market, including Trus Joist TJI, TimberStrand LSL, Microllam LVL, Parallam PSL and TJ Rim board.

October 10, 2014

 Twenty-nine stocks saw red at the close of Thursday, except Weyerhaeuser, which was unchanged.

August 15, 2014

It was a good day for HCN stocks, but most of all for Weyerhaeuser (WY), which rose 2.23% by Thursday's close.

July 31, 2014

Kris Matula and Mack Hogans are the newest addition to Boise Cascade's board of directors, the company announced Wednesday. The two join the board as longtime member Samuel Mencoff resigns.

Matula is the retired president and CEO of cellulose-based product manufacturer Buckeye Technologies, which Georgia-Pacific acquired in 2013. Before his time at the head of the company, Matula served as Buckeye’s CFO. He’ll serve on Boise Cascade’s compensation committee.

July 24, 2014

Weyerhaeuser has joined forces with DuPont Pioneer on a technology license agreement to explore new types of seeds.

The companies will use the agreement to look at sustainable ways to make more productive corn crops based on Weyerhaeuser’s seed technology. This technology lets farmers bring hard-to-find or less hardy plants back to life.

July 17, 2014

This week, Fresno California’s Weyerhaeuser Distribution center is commemorating 35 years in business this week.

Located at 3267 S. Willow Ave., the Fresno location is one of Washington-based Weyerhaeuser’s five distribution centers in California, and one of 23 in the U.S.

Among its clients who purchase various lumber products like decking and housewrap, as well as siding and trim, are White Pine Lumber, High Sierra Lumber and 84 Lumber. Beyond just wood, the center has on-site estimate services and rebar cutting.

June 24, 2014

Weyerhaeuser is welcoming Interfor to its product assortment, which will be available through its distribution centers in the Pacific Northwest and Mid-Atlantic regions.

"With the addition of Interfor's premium wood to our already extensive offerings, Weyerhaeuser Distribution is providing dealers with a high-end option for custom builder and remodeler customers," said Pat Graham, national product manager for Weyerhaeuser Distribution. "We're thrilled to add this new line from Interfor and look forward to working with this highly respected brand."

June 20, 2014

Federal Way, Wash.-based Weyerhaeuser was honored with a Jefferson Award for outstanding service.

Founded in 1972 by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Senator Robert Taft Jr., and Sam Beard, the Jefferson Awards are considered a "Nobel Prize" for public service in the United States.  The organization annually recognizes outstanding individual contributors to society. Each year, one corporation is also honored for outstanding service. 

June 16, 2014

Weyerhaeuser shared the results of its 11th annual sustainability report, with highlights that included a perfect timberlands certification record.

May 30, 2014

Greg Wells, former brand marketing manager for Weyerhaeuser's Trus Joist engineered wood products division, has joined Caldwell, Idaho-based Best Bath Systems as director of marketing.

May 12, 2014

Federal Way, Washington-based Weyerhaeuser has appointed Jeff Rettig to the role of U.S. sales director for its Tru Joist Engineered Lumber division.

With over 25 years of experience in the building products industry -- 14 of which he has spent with Weyerhaeuser -- Rettig has worked in virtually all aspects of the business, including construction, retail and wholesale distribution.

May 2, 2014

Federal Way, Washington-based Weyerhaeuser introduced SturdiStep stair treads as an alternative to pine.

SturdiStep treads are manufactured to be flat, straight, precise and free of knots, and they are the only wood stair treads to carry a warranty (30 years) against delamination, cupping, warping and splitting.

April 28, 2014

Former Weyerhaeuser unit Northwest Hardwoods is reportedly up for sale again by American Industrial Partners, the same private equity firm that bought the company in 2011.

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, American Industrial Partners has hired bankers at Goldman Sachs to market the company.

April 28, 2014

Federal Way, Wash.-based Weyerhaeuser reported first-quarter sales of $1.984 billion, up slightly from $1.951 billion in the first quarter last year.

“Despite unusually severe winter weather, we delivered strong operating results in the quarter," said Doyle Simons, president and CEO. "Our Timberlands business is realizing increasing benefits from the Longview Timber acquisition and reported its highest quarterly earnings, excluding land sales since 2006." 

April 16, 2014

Forest products giant Weyerhaeuser says it will reorder its leadership team this summer.

Current SVP, general counsel Sandy McDade is retiring in July. Succeeding her will be Devin Stockfish, who will also maintain his current role as corporate secretary. Stockfish has been serving as corporate secretary and assistant general counsel since last June. Before joining the company, he was VP & associate general counsel at Univar Inc.

Also retiring is Sara Kendall, VP corporate affairs and sustainability, on May 2.

April 11, 2014

Weyerhaeuser Distribution is buffing up its James Hardie fiber cement siding offerings at its St. Paul, Minn. location. 

The distribution center will now carry the full line of SKUs, which includes the addition of ColorPlus technology, a factory-applied finish that lasts up to two times longer and has 30% better fade resistance.

The full line includes HardiePlank siding, HardiePanel siding, HardieShingle siding, HardieSoffit panels, HardieTrim boards and HardieBacker cement board.

February 19, 2014

Denise Merle has been tapped to fill the role of SVP human resources at Weyerhaeuser, effective Feb. 28.

“Denise brings strong business acumen and tremendous people leadership skills to this role and I look forward to the contributions she will make on our journey to become truly great,” says Doyle Simons, president and CEO. “I want to thank John for his leadership and counsel, and I wish him all the best in his new role.”

February 14, 2014

Weyerhaeuser has named John Enlow VP Southern Timberlands, effective Feb. 24.

Enlow is joining the company from Rayonier. In his most recent role, he served as director of the Atlantic and Northern Timberlands regions.

February 5, 2014

Las Vegas -- Weyerhaeuser CEO Doyle Simons says he's encouraged by the recovery in the home-building  and LBM industries. But it's too early celebrate. 

In an interview with HCN in the Weyerhaeuser booth at the International Builders' Show here, Simons also talked about the importance of product innovation and market education.

January 31, 2014

Weyerhaeuser (WY) was down 2.89% on Friday following the release of its earnings report, which demonstrated substantial year-over-year growth but fell below previous estimates.