Specialty building products distributor Gypsum Management & Supply (GMS) announced the acquisition of tools, fasteners, and other complementary products distributor AMW Construction Supply. Additionally, the company announced two greenfield openings and two new AMES store locations.

“We are pleased to announce the continued expansion of Complementary Products with the acquisition of AMW Construction Supply,” John Turner, president and CEO of GMS, said in a prepared statement. “With a service-focused culture and deep tools and fasteners expertise, we are excited to welcome the AMW team to GMS. We look forward to leveraging their capabilities to further expand this business as we continue our focus on growing this margin-accretive category.”

Phoenix-based AMW Construction Supply distributes tools and fasteners to both residential and commercial framing and concrete projects. GMS said the acquired company will continue to operate under its legacy name and will support GMS’s existing presence in the Phoenix market.

GMS announced its two greenfield locations are in Jessup, Md., and Elizabeth, N.J. Both greenfields will operate under the Capitol Building Supply brand name and will help expand service and capabilities across the Northeast region.

The distributor also opened AMES store locations in San Antonio and Palm Desert, Calif.

GMS operates a network of approximately 300 distribution centers with product offerings of wallboard, ceilings, steel framing, and complementary construction products. The company also operates approximately 100 tool sales, rental, and service centers across the United States.