EIGHTY FOUR, PA --84 Lumber Co., a privately-held supplier of building materials and services to professional contractors, posted $3.92 billion in sales for 2006, holding steady from 2005, according to Modern Distribution Management. The company opened 26 new stores and one component manufacturing facility in 2006. It also made a significant investment in the Gulf Coast region in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, to be properly positioned in the region as rebuilding gains traction. The company is on track to add at least 23 new stores this year in high-growth markets, as well as 11 component-manufacturing plants. Read more.
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