Content about Jacksonville, Florida

April 24, 2012

MarJam Supply Co. has acquired a Lainhart & Potter, a 119-year-old Florida hardware and LBM dealer, with locations in West Palm and Juniper. These two locations will expand MarJam’s current Florida yards, which include Miami, Orlando, Jacksonville, Ft. Myers and Wildwood.

September 14, 2011

San Diego-based HD Supply Facilities Maintenance announced the opening of its newest distribution center in Jacksonville, Fla. 

The new DC is the 39th in the company’s operations network in North America. The company also operates a DC in Lakeland, Fla. HD Supply Facilities Maintenance is a leading distributor of maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) products.

“The location of our newest distribution center will allow us to better service the area," said Anesa Chaibi, president and CEO of HD Supply Facilities Maintenance. 

January 4, 2011

According to an article on News4Jax.com, a fire at Jacksonville hardware store destroyed about $500,000 worth of inventory.

Investigators believe the fire at Bold City Hardware store on Normandy Boulevard was set intentionally, and the continue the investigation.  The owner said he was lucky the damage was limited to the warehouse.

November 11, 2008

Citing the decline in housing starts in the Southeast, CertainTeed Gypsum will suspend production of...

March 12, 2008

A pair of food industry companies will donate $20,000 in Lowe’s gift cards to Beaches...

January 3, 2008

ProBuild Holdings has announced the acquisition of Granger Lumber-Hardware, a Do it Best dealer with...