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January 16, 2012

The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) will bring its message to the halls of power as part of the group's three-day Spring Meeting & Legislative Conference, March 5 to 7.

The Washington, D.C., event will coincide with election-day activity -- March 6 is Super Tuesday, in which 10 states hold their primary elections.

November 22, 2011

In a spirited conversation on CNBC Tuesday morning, Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone delivered pointed comments on protestors and the education system. Ultimately, though, he described himself as bullish on America. 

Langone, currently chairman and president of Invemed Associates, had this advice to protestors in the Occupy Wall Street movement: "Stop bitching about where you are and do something about it."

He also pointed to weakness across the board in America's education system.

July 11, 2011

The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) announced it is ready to release the second edition of its Scope of the LBM Industry Report.

The report was originally created in 2009 to help the industry with benchmarking, planning and understanding industry trends. The second edition of the report brings an increased focus on statistical trends with comparisons to the earlier edition. 

April 18, 2011

ABC Supply, the industry’s largest distributor of roofing, siding and other exterior products, has announced that eight former Bradco associates have joined ABC Supply’s Southeast region team.

ABC Supply acquired Bradco Supply in June 2010. ABC’s Southeast division includes nearly 100 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

The new ABC Supply associates and their assignments are:

February 23, 2011

ABC Supply, the industry’s largest distributor of roofing and exterior building products, has announced that two of its VPs will be given new roles in order to maximize its 2010 acquisition of Bradco Supply Co.

October 20, 2008

Bert W. Maldonado is now responsible for all of the 67-branch region's vehicles and vehicle-related...

June 11, 2008

One of the industry’s largest distributors of exterior building products has restructured its management after...

May 19, 2008

Scripps Networks Interactive names the former Lowe’s executive to one of its new boards....