84 Lumber moves up Forbes list EIGHTY FOUR, Penn. – 84 Lumber has again been recognized on Forbes’ annual list of America’s Largest Private Companies. The building materials supplier ranks #125 among 229 businesses, up 35 spots from 2017. Under the “Retailing” category, the company ranks #14 among 22 companies. 84 LumberRead More →

New home sales fall in September as affordability issues continue    istock.com/Paulbr WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 553,000 units after downwardly revised August, July and June reports, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing andRead More →

NLBMDA honors Frank Moore with Distinguished Service Award CHICAGO — The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) honored Frank Moore with its Distinguished Service Award in recognition of dedicated service and outstanding contributions toward advancing the mission and goals of the association and the entire lumber and buildingRead More →

New York (CNN Business)The irregular stock exchange is making a severe return. “The market is delicate,” stated Rich Guerrini, CEO of PNC Investments. “But we’re informing our financiers to unwind. We’re in a correction. I believe the marketplace does have some legs left.” The VIX volatility index skyrocketed 13% onRead More →

Georgia-Pacific to expand in South Carolina Clarendon County, S.C. – The Georgia-Pacific Clarendon OSB facility will expand with the installation of upgraded equipment, along with the help of a $4.5 million investment. The investment will cover an expansion of the facility to include a new 30,000 square-foot warehouse, a state-of-the-artRead More →