Content about South Florida metropolitan area

November 16, 2011

Builders FirstSource, the Dallas-based LBM chain, has announced the opening of a new location in Riviera Beach, Fla. The 45,000-sq.-ft. facility, located off the I-95 corridor in Southern Florida, will replace the company’s West Palm Beach location.

September 30, 2011

A Home Depot sales associate in Deerfield Beach, Fla. helped end an organized crime operation that defrauded the retailer of more than $97,000 in merchandise, according to an article in the Sun Sentinel.

A Home Depot sales associate in Deerfield Beach, Fla., helped end an organized crime operation that defrauded the retailer of more than $97,000 in merchandise, according to an article in the Sun Sentinel.

Authorities arrested Bobby Joe Ellis Staley, 34, who they claim was able to make fraudulent purchases by duping the company that handles credit card accounts for Home Depot into adding him as an authorized purchaser.

August 9, 2011

The PGA Tour Superstore, whose principle owner and chairman is Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank, will open its second Florida store, and its 12th overall, according to the South Florida Business Journal.

PGA TOUR Superstore is operated by Golf & Tennis Pro Shop, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AMB Group, headquartered in Roswell, Ga.