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Millwood Lumber joins US LBM Holdings
Millwood Lumber, a one-unit pro dealer in the heart of Winchester County, N.Y., has been acquired by East Haven Builders Supply, a subsidiary of US LBM Holdings. The purchase price was not disclosed.
Founded in 1932, the family-owned lumberyard sells building materials, millwork, windows and doors to remodelers, builders and homeowners in Westchester and Fairfield counties. Millwood Lumber will retain its name, and all the current associates are being offered employment with East Haven Builders Supply, according to the announcement. Michael Malara, president of Millwork Lumber, will remain as a partner in the business.
“The addition of Millwood Lumber improves our access into Westchester County and increases our base of long-standing customers,” said Antonio Rossano, president of East Haven Builders Supply, in a prepared statement. The company operates two locations in Connecticut, in East Haven and Newtown.
Parent company US LBM Holdings, headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., was formed in 2009 and now operates more than 30 locations across the Midwest and East Coast. L.T. Gibson, president and CEO, noted that East Haven Building Supply just opened a truss and wall panel manufacturing plant in May 2010. “Millwood Lumber marks the second expansion at East Haven Builders Supply in the last two months,” Gibson said.
ABC-Bradco Supply a done deal
ABC Supply has finalized its purchase of Bradco Supply Co., adding 129 locations in 30 states to its company. This acquisition makes ABC Supply the LBM industry’s largest pro dealer by sales, with annual revenues of more than $4 billion and 479 locations in 44 states and the District of Columbia.
Both ABC Supply, based in Beloit, Wis., and Bradco, headquartered in Avenel, N.J., are distributors of roofing, siding, windows and other exterior building products
“We are working hard to ensure a smooth transition for our associates and customers alike,” said David Luck, ABC Supply’s president and CEO. “We are looking forward to sharing ABC Supply’s residential strength with Bradco and having Bradco share its commercial strength with ABC Supply. We believe that the combined company gives us a more balanced product and service offering for our customers.”