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April 9, 2014

Trex has added a new color to its Trex Transcend decking collection: a light gray called Island Mist. This, silvery shade features realistic streaking that mimics the natural look and feel of aged tropical hardwood, and is designed to be a cooler complement to the three existing tropical-inspired shades and the five earth-tone Trex Transcend colors.

February 21, 2014

Trex Company has appointed Gerald Volas to its board of directors, effective March 1, 2014.

“Jerry’s extensive experience in all aspects of the home improvement sector and his in-depth understanding of leadership brands make him an excellent addition to our board," said Trex chairman, president and CEO Ronald Kaplan. "We look forward to his contributions as we work to further expand Trex’s industry-leading distribution presence, our best-in-class product platform and our branding presence.”

February 4, 2014

Trex Co. has unveiled Trex Outdoor Lighting, a complete system of energy-efficient components designed to complement Trex's high-performance outdoor products.

Joining the brand's Trex Deck Lighting is a full selection of easy-to-install Trex Landscape Lighting options. These compatible fixtures make up the Trex Outdoor Lighting collection.

August 22, 2013

At a cost capped at $8.25 million plus attorney's fees, Trex Co. is settling a California lawsuit  connected to mold in an early version of its decking product. 

May 3, 2013

The first-quarter performance was “the best quarterly income performance in the company’s history,” said CEO Ronald Kaplan.

Wood-alternative decking giant Trex Co. reported first-quarter net sales of $107.9 million, up 12% from net sales of $96.1 million in the first quarter of last year.

Net income for the quarter increased to a record $21.6 million, up from $12.3 million in the year-ago period. 

“Our new record reflects the continual enhancements we have been making to our product platform, operations, distribution network and marketing strategies,” said Ronald Kaplan, CEO.

November 3, 2011

Winchester, Va.-based Trex Co. launched the new Trex Enhance high-performance composite decking. 

The new product will be positioned between Trex Accents and Transcend in the company's good, better, best decking line-up, according to CEO Ronald Kaplan.

"Trex Enhance will both expand and strengthen our high-performance decking portfolio and provide consumers with a composite product that features a multitude of innovative features," said Kaplan.

October 3, 2010

Winchester, Va.-based Trex made a logical expansion from its core decking product to railing and...

August 3, 2008

The Winchester, Va.-based company credited expanded distribution capabilities for the gains, as well as success...

May 7, 2008

The company credited rapid distribution expansion for the earnings increase, as well as brand strength....

January 3, 2008

Trex brings in an outside executive to lead the company....