Softwood Forest Products Buyer

by Miller Wood Trade Publications

Access to what is happening in the Softwood forest products industry both on the supply side and in the marketplace.
Feature Stories
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KopCoat: Servicing Wood Durability

KopCoat is an ardent supporter of the Softwood lumber industry. KopCoat’s preservative technologies and products have protected Softwood lumber from sapstain, mold, and metal staining

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Columns
Retail Review
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Retail Review

R.P. Lumber Acquires Golden Rule LumberR.P. Lumber Co., Inc. has announced the acquisition of Golden Rule Lumber, a family-owned retailer of hardware, building and landscaping

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Retail Review

Bliffert, Portage Lumber Merger Will Deliver More Building Support, Products To Central Wisconsin Market Bliffert Lumber, headquartered in Milwaukee, has merged with Portage Lumber Do-It-Best

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Retail Review

Mead Lumber Purchases CMC And Reaves Buildings Mead Lumber Company announced on Dec. 6, 2023 the purchase of Component Manufacturing Company and Reaves Buildings of

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Retail Review

US LBM Acquires Florida’s Manning Building Supplies US LBM, a leading distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, recently acquired Manning Building Supplies,

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Washington Scene
Business Trends
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Cadance Hanson

Northeast Business Trends

Softwood lumber suppliers in the Northeast region are experiencing slower conditions, and while many say activity is better, at the time of this writing, than

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Terry Miller

Inland West Business Trends

Inland West Softwood lumber suppliers reported, at the time of this writing, spotty market activity with some sources citing a slight increase in business while

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Paul Miller

Midwest Business Trends

Lumber suppliers throughout the Midwest region held an air of optimism when asked how their sales were doing at the time of this writing. In

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Zach Miller

West Coast Business Trends

At the time of this writing mortgage rates are still hovering around 6.8 percent, and while housing starts are predicted to jump from 1.42 to

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Industry News
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In Memoriam

James “Jim” Edward Outram died suddenly on March 31, 2024, at Memorial Hospital in North Conway, New Hampshire at the age of 75. Jim was

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Chris Fehr – Sales Executive

I joined the team at Miller Wood Trade Publications in 2023 after having been a long-time customer. My career in the lumber industry started in

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Who's Who
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Who’s Who in Softwoods

Aaron Schulte is the chief operating officer for Hancock Lumber, located in Casco, Maine. Hancock Lumber is an Eastern White Pine manufacturer, producing 120 million

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Who’s Who in Softwoods

Anthony Muck is the head of business development for DMSi, an Omaha-based software company. DMSi develops software exclusively for the building materials industry. The company

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Who’s Who in Softwoods

Gurinder Grewal is a sales representative at Partap Forest Products Ltd., located in Maple Ridge, B.C. His current role includes generating leads, meeting sales goals,

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Who’s Who in Softwoods

Chris Schofer is sales manager for J.H. Huscroft Ltd., located in Creston, BC. J.H. Huscroft is a family-owned and operated sawmill that has been in

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