Trex, the maker of PVC trim and composite decking, repaid the remaining $91.9 million principal balance on its 6% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes, which matured July 2, converting the notes into 1.1 million shares of company stock.

Ponderosa Software announced the Ponderosa Online Product Configurator, a web-based version of its millwork configuration software.

ProVia unveiled new packaging for its Heritage Stone product line that is water resistant and recyclable. The new packaging is designed to better protect ProVia's products that are stored outside at supplier locations.

MI Windows and Door's Southern Division has begun manufacturing the Designer Series vinyl replacement windows in Carrollton, Texas.

Panasonic Corp.'s Eco Solutions Co., has adopted biobased resins made with Susterra Propanediol for its new line of kitchen and bathroom systems.

Weyerhaeuser announced it will begin producing energy-efficient radiant barrier sheathing (RBS) at its oriented strand board mill in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan, Canada, which will expand RBS production capacity at the company.

Western Forest Products installed $6.7 million worth of automatic lumber grading technology into its Alberni Pacific Division (APD) planer mill in Port Alberni, B.C.

Georgia-Pacific created and launched a new online tool- a searchable online assemblies library, which features the specifications and details regarding the manufacturer’s wall systems.

Azek added a new color to its Azek Porch product line: Oyster, which is a light, silvery gray.

Samsung expanded its market reach in the United States by adding Atlas Stone Distribution as an authorized distributor of Radianz Quartz in the greater Chicago area as well as Columbus, Ohio.

American Woodmark plans to invest more that $15M in its manufacturing operations in West Virginia and to hire nearly 190 employees over the next three years in the state, according to an article by the Charleston Daily Mail.

Fiberon Decking announced a new distribution agreement with BlueLinx locations in California, and it hired Brendan Moloney as director of sales for its Northwest region.

CertainTeed has partnered with Eikenhout, a Michigan distributor, to expand its vinyl siding recycling efforts by offering easy, environmentally friendly options to contractors when it comes to vinyl siding disposal.