Woodworking Industry News

84 Lumber accelerates expansion plans

EIGHTY FOUR, Pa. — 84 Lumber, a privately owned building materials supplier, is opening component plants in Winter Haven, Florida; Columbia, South Carolina; Boise, Idaho; and a second plant in Atlanta as part of expansion efforts. Regarding new engineered wood product centers (EWP) facilities, the current Atlanta facility is being relocated to a larger location in Cartersville, Georgia. New centers will be opened in the New Jersey and Boston markets. To round out the company’s extensive expansion plans, a new door shop is coming to Denver, Colorado.

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AHFA names new leadership at two divisions

HIGH POINT, N.C. — The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) has named its leadership team for its supplier division and its specialized furniture carriers division. The association announced that Eddie Massood, president of Massood Logistics, Archdale, North Carolina, will serve as chair of its Solution Partners Board of Directors in 2024. In addition, Dan Hunt, president and CEO of Murrow’s Transfer in Thomasville, North Carolina, will chair the Specialized Furniture Carriers Board of Directors in 2024. Solutions Partners Board