Building products suppliers expand partnership

The building products company recently expanded its partnership with another supplier, James Hardie Building Products.

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DULUTH, Ga. and CHICAGO — Specialty Building Products, LLC, a leading distributor of specialty building products in North America, will expand its distribution partnership with James Hardie Building Products, the world leader in fiber cement siding and backerboard solutions.

SBP will now carry the entire range of James Hardie siding and trim products in its Oklahoma City, Kansas City and St. Louis distribution centers, increasing its number of stocking distribution centers to 14.

This announcement was the second such partnership deal struck in under a week. In a Nov. 28 news release, Westlake Royal Building Products (Westlake Royal) announced an expanded partnership with U.S. Lumber and Amerhart, which are both Specialty Building Product (SBP) brands. 

Specialty Building Products' operating brands, include: US Lumber, Alexandria Moulding, DW Distribution, Millwork Sales, Amerhart, and Reeb.

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