US LBM announced today it acquired Standard Companies, a building products distributor based in Grand Rapids, Mich. Standard Companies includes Standard Supply and Lumber and Standard Kitchens, both of which supply builders in the Western Michigan area with cabinetry, doors, trusses, windows, and other building materials.
The acquisition by the 13th-largest dealer on the 2014 ProSales 100 includes eight showrooms, six distribution centers, and a component manufacturing facility. Standard Companies also employs 174 full- and part-time employees.
“We are excited and proud to join the US LBM team and the opportunity it brings to provide our customers with continued enhancements to our product and service offerings," said Tim Rottschafer, president of Standard Companies.
“Standard is a great addition to the US LBM team, expanding our presence and capabilities in the Western Michigan market," said L.T. Gibson, president and CEO of US LBM.
“Standard’s dedicated and knowledgeable team of associates have succeeded by providing a local feel and focus to their customer needs, which aligns perfectly with the goals of US LBM. We look forward to continuing and expanding upon their success," he added.