Cedar Creek, Oklahoma City, Okla., has acquired Lake States Lumber.
Lake States Lumber has five locations in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Both companies feel the acquisition is beneficial for their respective businesses.
“Connecting with a strong, growing building material distributor provides a solid future for all the employees of LSL while providing even more great products to our customers,” Keith Laugen, CEO of Lake States Lumber, said in a press release.
D. Wayne Trousdale, CEO of Cedar Creek, also sees an advantage to this acquisition. “Our acquisition of the outstanding Lake States organization provides Cedar Creek immediate entry into the important Upper Midwest market,” Trousdale said in a press release.