Russell Building Supply expanding in Alabama

In Auburn, Ala., the dealer has broken ground on its 9th location.

BY HBSDealer Staff

Russell Do it Center and Russell Building Supply will open a new unit in Auburn, Ala. next spring.

Located on East University in Auburn, the 9-location company held a ground-breaking ceremony last month for what will be a relocation of an existing unit.

“With our transition to a full-service home center, we look forward to offering a completely new lineup of products including hardware, tools, plumbing, electrical, paint, as well as lawn and garden,” Kirby Scales, general manager of Russell Do it Center and Russell Building Supply, said in a statement issued by the pro dealer.

“Additionally, we are proud to offer a drive-through lumberyard for lumber and building materials for those looking for a convenient way to shop. While maintaining focus on the professional contractors and remodelers, our new location will also better allow us to serve the do-it-yourself customer,” Scales added.

According to David Sturdivant, chief operating officer and CFO of Russell Lands, Inc., the new location will offer a more efficient layout and easy access, “so our customers can get in and out more quickly.” stated David Sturdivant, chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Russell Lands,

“We have been very blessed to be part of the growth of Auburn, as well as the surrounding area, and we look forward to being part of the community even more in the years to come,” Sturdivant said.

Russell Building Supply and Russell Do it Best is a subsidiary of Russell Lands. The dealer carries a complete assortment of lumber, building materials, doors, windows, millwork, hardware, tools, paint, lawn and garden, and electrical supplies.

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This article was updated and corrected to include the accurate store count for the company.


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