NRLA News Archive

Throwback Thursday

Posted on 8/10/2017
The Cartoon Connection

Jordan Lynch Joins DMSi Software Sales Team

Posted on 8/8/2017
DMSi Software welcomes Jordan Lynch as Sales Representative in the LBM market.

Huber Teams Up For Trees

Posted on 8/8/2017
Initiative looks to conserve resources and give back to the local community.

Introducing Wolf Outdoor Lighting

Posted on 8/8/2017
New deck and rail accents add style and simplicity to outdoor spaces.

Huttig-Selkirk Hosts a Groovy Open House, Man

Posted on 8/8/2017
Just a stone’s throw north of Woodstock, and almost 50 years later, the Selkirk branch of Huttig Building Products/Huttig-Grip hosted its own hip festival.

Jackson Lumber & Millwork Acquires E.G. Barker Lumber

Posted on 8/8/2017
The acquisition of E. G. Barker Lumber, with it's close proximity to Route 93, will allow Jackson Lumber & Millwork to better serve their greater Boston customer base.

Work-Life Balancing Act

Posted on 8/7/2017
Thanks to advancements in technology, it’s getting increasingly more difficult to unplug and unwind when you are spending time away from your desk. Here are some tips to help you unplug.

Boost Safety, Reduce Costs

Posted on 7/31/2017
Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of work-related deaths. Here are 4 Tips for Reducing Commercial Auto Insurance Premiums.

The Overlooked Asset

Posted on 7/31/2017
What business asset do you use every day, add to regularly, and rely heavily upon? Here’s a hint: Losing access to this important resource is 100% guaranteed to cause a monumental panic.

LeNoble Named Exclusive NEVAMAR Distributor

Posted on 7/31/2017
LeNoble Lumber announce it has been named the exclusive distributor of NEVAMAR® High Pressure Laminates (HPL) and related specialty surfaces for New York City and Long Island.

GAF to Expand

Posted on 7/26/2017
New Columbia plant will create more than 40 jobs, adding to the GAF U.S. manufacturing base of more than 2,300 people.

Andersen Sweeps Top Three Spots

Posted on 7/26/2017
First time in J.D. Power history one company holds the top three spots in the home improvement category

CAI Software Announces Strategic Acquisition

Posted on 7/24/2017
The company has acquired 100% of MultiProcess Computer Corporation, an international provider of enterprise document archiving and retrieval solutions.

James Hardie Launches Hiring Initiative

Posted on 7/24/2017
James Hardie Building Products Inc. announced a jobs initiative to add more than 100 new employees across a variety of skillsets for their expanded manufacturing facility in Tacoma.

Ochoa Hired as President of AZEK Building Products

Posted on 7/24/2017
Former Owens Corning executive brings years of industry experience to the building products company.

Roseburg Promotes Geyer

Posted on 7/24/2017
Roseburg Forest Products announced that Eric Geyer has been promoted to Director of Strategic Business Development and External Affairs for the company.

Guidelines To Encourage And Enforce Employees’ Mobile Safety Behind The Wheel

Posted on 7/24/2017
Even if your employees depend on their devices for business productivity, they need to put safety first. And so does your company.

NJBMDA NYC Skyline Cruise

Posted on 7/24/2017

National Coloring Book Day

Posted on 7/24/2017
Celebrate on August 2.

Concord Lumber Acquires Coloworks Paint and Decorating

Posted on 7/24/2017
The Massachusetts based building materials supply company has added seven new paint & decorating storefronts and is investing in new home improvement product lines, to better serve professional and homeowner customers.

NJ Health Benefits Program Credits Members 3 percent

Posted on 7/14/2017
Each participating member will receive a share of $3,100,000.

RILBMDA Golf and Clambake

Posted on 7/13/2017
Thanks to everyone who came out for the 71st Annual RILBMDA Golf and Clambake.

West Moves East, Indoors Meets Outdoors

Posted on 7/12/2017
West Coast window and door styles are making their way East, in a trend towards outdoor living.

AZEK Building Products Provides Pergola Kits

Posted on 7/12/2017
Partnership with Walpole Outdoors offers perfect, on-trend solution to outdoor living spaces.

Roseburg To Build New Engineered Wood Plant In South Carolina

Posted on 7/12/2017
Groundbreaking on the planned state-of-the-art manufacturing facility is expected in early 2018, with anticipated operation start-up in mid-2019. Once completed, the plant will create 148 full-time jobs.

ECi Mark Systems Named to Constructech 50 List

Posted on 7/12/2017
Homebuilders’ software provider earns recognition for eighth consecutive year

ROXUL to build multi-million dollar manufacturing facility

Posted on 7/12/2017
Latest addition to global manufacturing set-up will create approx. 150 new jobs

NRLA Career Center

Posted on 7/12/2017
The NRLA is excited to announce the launch of NRLA Career Center, a new online portal designed specifically to connect employers and talent in the lumber and building materials industry.

Governor Vetoes Product Warranty Bill

Posted on 7/11/2017
NRLA & LDAC Celebrate Gov. Malloy’s Veto of Product Warranty Legislation

Workplace Impact of Marijuana Laws

Posted on 7/7/2017
NRLA's legal partners at Jackson Lewis P.C. have put together a quick overview on Marijuana legislation and how new laws are effecting your business.

eRetailer Summit Expands Focus

Posted on 6/29/2017
Summit looks to help companies develop winning e-commerce strategies.

Royal Building Products Announces New Director of Sales

Posted on 6/29/2017
Bill Conlon will be responsible for the direction and management of all sales and business development operations, including market competitiveness, pricing, compensation, and the distribution and channel strategy.

ECi Recognized for Company Culture

Posted on 6/29/2017
For the second consecutive year, ECi has been named to the prestigious Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces in North America list.

Shepley Celebrates 10 Years in Wellfleet

Posted on 6/29/2017
Shepley Wood Products celebrates 10 years in Wellfleet, Massachusetts!

Softwood Lumber Duty Increases

Posted on 6/27/2017
The U.S. Department of Commerce announced its preliminary determination that Canadian softwood lumber imports are being dumped in the U.S.

RLDAM Golf Outing

Posted on 6/26/2017
Check out photos from the 2017 RLDAM Golf Outing.

100th Anniversary

Posted on 6/26/2017
The NRLA is excited to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Lumber Co-operator.

Manufacturers Reserve Supply Now Offers Grayne

Posted on 6/19/2017
Building material supplier expands siding selection with first addition of PVC alternative

Boise Cascade Celebrates 60 Years

Posted on 6/19/2017
Boise Cascade Company announced it is planning a year-long celebration of the May 1957 merger of Boise-Payette Lumber Company and Cascade Lumber Company and the creation of the name “Boise Cascade.”

Renovation Spend is Up Among First-Time Home Buyers and Millennials

Posted on 6/16/2017
2017 is on track to be another boom year for home renovation

AZEK Building Products Unveils App Update

Posted on 6/15/2017
AZEK's updated app combines its signature user-friendly experience with the success of its recently launched Deck Designer.

PPG PAINTS Launches Frank Lloyd Wright Color Palette

Posted on 6/15/2017
Incorporate Iconic Design in your Paint Colors