Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual introduces Cyber Suite liability Philadelphia — Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company, has introduced Cyber Suite liability insurance. This new offering provides five types of coverage to help businesses respond to digital and other cyber-related incidents, including data breaches, intrusions, cyber attacks and damage to data or systems.Read More →

King Salman isn &#x 2019; t preparation to abandon in favor of his boy, a senior Saudi authorities stated, dismissing installing speculation that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will quickly rise to the throne. &#x 201C; There is no possibility whatsoever that the king will relinquish, &#x 2019; &#x 2019;Read More →

Gen Constantino Chiwenga problems needs after vice-president was sacked following a clash with Grace Mugabe Zimbabwe’s army chief has actually required a stop to the purge in the judgment Zanu-PF celebration after the sacking of vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa, and alerted the armed force might step in. “The existing purging, whichRead More →

BMD subsidiary acquires Moehl Millwork Galt, Calif. —  Home Factories, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Building Material Distributors, Inc. (BMD), has acquired Moehl Millwork, Inc. Moehl Millwork is a distributor of millwork products with facilities in Ankeny, Iowa and Olathe, Kan. BMD, Inc. is a distributor and manufacturer ofRead More →

Single family construction spending up in October The National Association of Home Builders provides analysis on its Eye on Housing blog that shows Census Construction Spending data indicating total private residential construction spending grew 0.4% in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $517.7 billion. It was a modest gain afterRead More →

Building Products Inc. expands into Wisconsin WATERTOWN, S.D. — Building Products Inc. (BPI) has opened  a new branch in Watertown, Wis. The new location, Building Products Inc. of Wisconsin, expands upon the company’s existing coverage area. A first quarter, 2018 opening is planned for the new location, which will distribute buildingRead More →

Five Questions With: Roger Dankel, Simpson Strong-Tie Roger Dankel is President, North American Sales for Simpson Strong-Tie. He joined the company in 1993 as a Field Sales Representative before serving as Sales Manager of the company’s McKinney, Texas branch in 1997. Dankel has successfully integrated multiple new products, both acquiredRead More →

Two promoted at Key-Link Fence & Railing Key-Link Fence & Railing has announced the promotion of two employees. Christopher Wenger has been elevated to the newly created position of Director of Operations. In his new role, Wenger will oversee all parts of Key-Link operations and directly manage the four-person Key-Link managementRead More →

McCoy’s promotes Walker to SVP of Operations and Merchandising McCoy’s Building Supply has promoted  Waylon Walker to Senior Vice President of Operations and Merchandising. Walker Walker is a 25 year McCoy’s leader, beginning his career as a management trainee and working as Assistant Store Manager, Loss Prevention team member, StoreRead More →