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L.E. Smith and VT Industries Partner in Formed Countertops

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 10/06/2014 2:09PM

The L.E. Smith Co., the largest U.S. countertop fabricator operating in a single location, says it expanded its partnership with VT Industries, the nation's largest manufacturer of post-form laminate slabs.


Commercial Furniture Testing Firm Acquired by UL

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 10/06/2014 11:26AM

UL has acquired Advanced Furniture Testing, a privately held firm that provides performance and durability furniture testing services to many of the largest North American commercial furniture manufacturers.


Cardell Cabinetry Class Action Settlement Gets Early Approval

By Karen Koenig Posted: 10/06/2014 11:07AM

Preliminary approval has been given for former Cardell Cabinetry employees to receive back wages as part of a class-action suit brought against the shuttered cabinet company.


Equity Firm Acquires Cabinetry Installer ISI; Eyes Expansion

Posted: 10/05/2014 11:14AM

Private equity firm Littlejohn & Co. says it acquired cabinetry, flooring and countertop installer Interior Specialists, Inc. The Carlsbad, CA-based ISI sells interior design and installation services for the homebuilding industry.




Lumber Liquidators Moves Compliance Officer Up to Senior VP

Posted by Bill Esler | Posted: 10/05/2014 10:17AM

Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL) promoted Ray Cotton to Senior VP, Chief Compliance and Sustainability Officer. Appointed as Lumber Liquidators first faced Federal inquiries into possible Lacey Act violations, he reports to CEO Robert Lynch.


Residential Furniture Orders Increase 4% in July

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 10/03/2014 1:36PM

New orders for residential furniture increased 4 percent in July compared to a year earlier, according to the latest survey of manufacturers and distributors by High Point accounting and consulting firm Smith Leonard.


Fatal Attraction: Emerald Ash Borer Meets its Match

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 10/03/2014 10:00AM

A female beetle decoy may soon rid the United States of the destructive emerald ash borer. Male beetles land on the female ash borer decoy in an attempt to mate and are instead electrocuted by a high-voltage current.


Canfor Acquisition Spree Continues, Purchases Southern Lumber Co.

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 10/02/2014 8:38AM

Canfor Corp. continues its acquisition spree of U.S. lumber firms with the purchase of Southern Lumber Co.'s operating assets.The $48.7 million purchase is expected to be completed by the end of first quarter 2015.


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