Louisiana-Pacific Corp.

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LP Shrinks Operating Loss Despite 31% Sales Drop

Louisiana-Pacific Corp.reported its loss from continuing operations in the second quarter shrank nearly two-thirds, to $27.3 million from $79.4 million in the year-earlier period, despite a 31% drop in sales to $266.2 million. It also said it plans to file paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission to set itself up to tap the equities market. More

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LP Recalls Composite Decking

Louisiana-Pacific Corp. has launched a voluntary recall of 48 million linear feet of composite decking that can deteriorate prematurely and unexpectedly break, the federal Consumer Products Safety Commission announced. More

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1Q Loss Deepens at Weyerhaeuser, Lightens at LP

Weyerhaeuser Co. reported its net loss in the first quarter nearly doubled from the year-earlier period to $264 million on a one-third fall in net sales to $1.3 billion. Meanwhile, Louisiana-Pacific Corp. announced its loss from continuing operations shrank by a third tof $30.2 million as sales shrank 41% to $204.6 million. More

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Yard Notables: April 2009
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LP's 4Q Net Loss Sinks to $339 Million

Louisiana-Pacific Corp. announced Feb. 27 that its net loss from continuing operations for the fourth quarter 2008 deepened more than six-fold from the year-earlier period to reach $339.4 million. As a result, LP's net loss from continuing operations for the year nearly quadrupled, falling to $569.1 million from 2007's $155.3 million. More

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LP's 3Q Net Loss Deepens to $111 Million

Louisiana-Pacific Corp. announced Nov. 4 that its net loss deepened in the third quarter to $111 million on $390 million in sales. The company's CEO described his current management style as "doing just what is necessary to reach the rebound" by conserving cash as much as possible while reducing costs to a minimum. More

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LP Issues Advisory for Composite Decking, Railing Products

Louisiana-Pacific issued a product advisory today for composite decking materials... More

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Siding Rainbow

Many Sides of Siding Sealing the Home Envelope More

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Sealing a Deal

The biggest news in insulation and home envelope products is not the products... More

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Forging a New Link

PROSALES talked with builders and manufacturers this fall and found both groups stressing the vital role dealers play in national accounts--as a business that provides expertise and assistance in helping fulfill the local objectives of companies that have to operate across a wide swath of territory. The local assistance they prize puts heavy priority on dealers connecting constantly and extensively with the national partners. To use the popular metaphor, these kinds of dealers are a vital link in the supply chain. Dealers that kink up the chain are links best removed. More

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