In Depth: Tech tools With increasing adoption – and anytime access – software, apps, and other tech tools are boosting efficiencies for dealers across the country Spruce from ECi is an all-inclusive system designed to manage every aspect of a dealer’s business, including point of sale, inventory, accounting, installed sales,
MiTek’s Marriott receives industry award from Structural Building Components Association CHESTERFIELD, Mo. — MiTek has announced that its outgoing president, Dick Marriott, has won the 2017 Dick Bowman Industry Enthusiast award, a prestigious honor awarded annually by the Structural Building Components Association (SBCA). “The Dick Bowman Industry Enthusiast award was created
How Zeeland Lumber uses data to accelerate growth Zeeland Lumber: Measuring up The Zeeland Lumber leadership team focuses on data and technology to move the company forward while empowering teams to deliver innovation and exceptional customer service. From left to right: Mark VandenBosch, AJ Konynenbelt, Mike Dykstra, and Rob Groothuis.
NLMBDA urges dealers to take action on House and Senate tax proposals NLBMDA urges its members take action now by contacting their representative and senators in support of responsible tax reform. The House of Representatives plans to vote on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) next week. Additionally, the Senate
Report: 2018 new construction starts to increase 3% to 5 Billion CHICAGO – Dodge Data & Analytics has released its 2018 Dodge Construction Outlook, a mainstay in construction industry forecasting and business planning. The report predicts that total U.S. construction starts for 2018 will climb 3% to $765 billion. “The U.S.
Award-winning projects from the 2017 NADRA Deck Awards Each year, one of the most anticipated events among deck builders, dealers and manufacturers is the North American Deck and Railing Association’s (NADRA) recognition of outstanding deck, porch and outdoor projects. This year’s NADRA deck awards ceremony, dinner and entertainment was held
Huttig CFO to present at investor conference ST. LOUIS — Huttig Building Products, Inc. announced that its Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Oscar Martinez, will present at the Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference on November 15, 2017, at the Westin Dallas Downtown in Dallas, Texas. Huttig’s presentation is scheduled to begin
Lumber history book debuts at WCLBMA convention To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the West Coast Lumber & Building Material Association (WCLBMA), the director of the regional lumber and building materials trade organization has published a book. “The Legacy of Lumber” history book of the lumber industry in the West, and
Superior Plastics names Weaver VP of Engineering Weaver NEW HOLLAND, Penn. — Superior Plastic Products has promoted Elmer Weaver to the newly-created role of Vice President of Engineering. Formerly the company’s machine shop manager, Weaver started with Superior (then Quality Fence) in 1999. “Elmer combines a wealth of institutional knowledge