Cabinet market

Bour named Showplace director of national sales

HARRISBURG, S.D. -- After a long career in the kitchen cabinet industry, Tom Allen will retire as the director of national sales at cabinet manufacturer Showplace Wood Products on December 31, 2017. The retirement was announced by Showplace president and CEO Paul Sova. "We’re grateful for Tom’s years with Showplace," said Sova. "His industry contacts and depth of knowledge have been significant assets which allowed him to play a big role in the growth of our company over the last decade.”

Masco cabinet sales gain 3 percent in 2015

Masco Corp., one of the largest cabinet manufacturers in the United States, reported net sales and adjusted operating profit growth in the fourth quarter of 2015. For the year, the U.S. cabinet business operating profit rose by over $80 million.

U.S. cabinet demand to reach $17.3 billion in 2019

U.S. demand for cabinets is projected to grow 6.4 percent annually to $17.3 billion in 2019, spurred by continuing consumer interest in kitchen and bathroom renovation projects. Residential improvement and repair activity has been subdued since the 2007-2009 recession, but kitchen renovations and bathroom additions held up better than many other projects, as homeowners tried to improve their home’s appearance and to boost property values.