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Building Material Manufacturers in the News - August

Including: Weyerhaeuser, Firestone Building Products, Marvin, West Fraser Timber, and Illinois Tool Works More

Jeff Palay
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Jeff Palay

It's fitting that Jeff Palay, who left Ohio for the entertainment industry, ended... More

Age Does Matter
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Age Does Matter

How much you spend on home improvements depends in part on when you were born. New... More

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Jim Sobeck's Complaint Handling Tips

"All companies make mistakes, but how you handle them is what separates the men from the boys," writes Jim Sobeck, president of New South Construction Supply in West Columbia, S.C. More

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Senate Rejects 1099 Repeal Attempts; NLBMDA Disappointed

The Senate rejected two initiatives that would have repealed a part of the health care reform bill that increases dramatically the number of 1099 tax forms small businesses must send out every year. The news disappointed the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association, which noted that the Senate's failure occurred even though the idea of repeal enjoys bipartisan support. More

The Homestead Act
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The Homestead Act

Imagine a family farm. There's a farmhouse, but also sheds and outbuildings to... More

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Cerberus: BlueLinx Takeover Is Off Unless the Board's Special Panel Backs Us

The investment group that wants to buy the 45% of BlueLinx that it doesn't own already warned in an SEC filing that it will kill its offer unless a special committee of the BlueLinx board recommends that shareholders accept the investment group's terms. More

Delay Tactics
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Delay Tactics

There's a fine line between frustration and anger, and when it comes to how they... More

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Delay Is Not Defeat

As the economy continues to sputter, expect as well a continued slowdown in decision-making. More

The Growing Call to Install
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The Growing Call to Install

With the housing market recovering slowly, the prospects for dealer-run installed... More

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