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January 12, 2013

Shortly after closing its new distribution center in Meridian, Miss., Handy Hardware Wholesale filed for Chapter 11 in hopes of reorganizing and re-emerging by early summer 2013. 

Wells Fargo Credit is providing $30 million in Debtor-in-Possession financing for the co-op. 

November 9, 2012

Houston-based distributor Handy Hardware will close its Meridian, Miss., distribution center, according to an Associated Press report

The Associated Press reported that Handy Hardware plans to close its Meridian, Miss., distribution center Dec. 31, and the state of Mississippi wants to recover $3.6 million in incentives for the project.

April 2, 2012

North Meridian Hardware opened in Indianapolis last month, catering to an influx of condominium and apartment dwellers downtown.

According to an article in the Indianapolis Business Journal, North Meridian Hardware opened last month at 1433 N. Meridian St.

August 8, 2011

Ken White arrived at Handy Hardware in May with a clear-cut mandate and straightforward goals. Specifically, get Handy’s information technology program back on track, and put the company on path for growth.

February 10, 2011

Despite winter storms that slammed Texas transportation, Handy Hardware Wholesale hosted more than 725 dealers at its Houston market last week. That's a new record for the Houston-based hardware co-op. 

During the event's Feb. 5 breakfast meeting, Handy president Tina Kirbie updated members on what she called Handy's "two bold 2010 initiatives" -- a computer system conversion and the company's new Meridian, Miss., distribution center.

February 10, 2011

Despite winter storms that slammed Texas transportation, Handy Hardware Wholesale hosted more than 725 dealers at its Houston market last week. That's a new record for the Houston-based hardware co-op. 

During the event's Feb. 5 breakfast meeting, Handy president Tina Kirbie updated members on what she called Handy's "two bold 2010 initiatives" -- a computer system conversion and the company's new Meridian, Miss., distribution center.

December 14, 2008

In his new role, Tom Ray will oversee Plum Creek’s 10 manufacturing operations, one of...

August 6, 2008

Decking and railing made at LP’s Meridian, Idaho plant -- including the WeatherBest, Veranda and...

September 30, 2007

The North Carolina-based company bought the WeatherBest composite decking and railing business from Louisiana-Pacific....

July 29, 2007

Consolidation in the composite decking industry will bring together the WeatherBest and Fiberon brands....