Another trio of new branches for L&W Supply

Building products distributor L&W Supply has opened three new locations in California, Idaho and Wisconsin.

The Chicago-based company’s latest California branch is in Modesto, giving L&W Supply 8 locations in the northern portion of the state and 16 units overall in the Golden State.

Manny Inostros is serving as the branch manager, having joined L&W Supply in 2011 and graduating from the Branch Manager Training Program in May of 2019. Starting as a stocker and helper at the San Jose branch and was promoted to inside sales in 2013. He was promoted to branch supervisor in 2018.

“The new Modesto branch fills a geographic gap in the footprint of the district that will allow us to better serve customers in the central valley,” said Don Wolf, District Manager of Northern California/Nevada for L&W Supply. 

In Idaho, the distributor has opened a branch in Boise giving L&W Supply four locations in the state. Broc Whipple, a 20-year veteran of the company, is serving as branch manager. 

L&W has also opened a new location in Green Bay, Wis., which replaces an older branch. The unit is being managed by Austin Heideman who has more than 15 years of industry experience. The company has 7 locations in Wisconsin and 17 total in the Great Lakes region. 

The company opened new locations in California, Texas and Virginia earlier this summer.

L&W Supply operates more than 170 branches in 35 states with a focus on the distribution of wallboard, suspended ceiling tiles, steel studs, joint treatment, insulation, fasteners and related building products. The company is a subsidiary of ABC Supply with more than 760 locations