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June 25, 2012

The Dallas Business Journal has reported that paint manufacturer Valspar is closing a single plant in Texas as part of a business consolidation. 

The plant to be closed by Aug. 15 is located in Grand Prairie, Texas, outside of Dallas.

According to the article, no other plants are planned to be closed. About 58 people are expected to be laid off by the consolidation. 

April 10, 2012

Boise Cascade’s Building Materials Distribution has closed its facility in north Dallas and moved the operations to another expanded Dallas location. The Duncanville Road expansion includes an additional six acres of concrete paving for outside storage, an additional 10-car rail spur, and a nearby 154,000-sq.-ft. fully enclosed warehouse.

November 9, 2011

Home Depot has begun construction on a 1.18 million-sq.-ft. warehouse in South Dallas, according to an article in the Dallas Business Journal.

October 7, 2008

ProBuild Holdings has purchased the building materials distribution unit of Centex Homes, one of its...

March 26, 2008

By Oct. 1, 2011, the ordinance requires that all new construction in Dallas be approved...