News Coverage

All Weather Windows Named ENERGY STAR® Fenestration Products Manufacturer of the Year

All Weather Windows Continues a Legacy of Leadership In Energy Efficiency Edmonton, Alberta, November 19, 2013 – In recognition of ongoing commitment to manufacturing and promoting energy efficient products, All Weather Windows has been named 2013 ENERGY STAR Manufacturer of the Year in the Fenestration ...READ MORE

New brand for WRLA

New brand for WRLA combines the old with the new… August 15, 2013 (WINNIPEG) – The new strategic direction for the Western Retail Lumber Association (WRLA) recognizes the changing dynamics of membership, industry and the association’s value proposition. A part of this strategy is to present ...READ MORE

Taiga proudly launches New Website

Visitors Will Find Extensive Resources and an Enhanced User Experience Calgary, AB, August 06, 2013 ─ After months of preparation, dedication and hard work leading to this exciting day, Taiga Building Products is delighted to officially announce the launch of our brand new website. ...READ MORE

Builders Magazine – Dow Brand Leader

Dow Building Solutions was named one of BUILDER Magazine’s ‘Brand Leaders’ in 2013 Where was Dow Building Solutions in the News? BUILDER Magazine—Dow Building Solutions featured as a Brand Leader When? Annual BUILDER Magazine 2013 Brand Leader Survey Who saw it/will see it? BUILDER ...READ MORE

Weiser Smart Security Tour

Weiser Smart Security Tour to make more than 75 stops across Canada this summer MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Weiser is gearing up to hit the highway this spring and summer with a travelling road show that will give consumers the opportunity to have fun while ...READ MORE

HIR – Outstanding Retailer Awards

Hardlines Acquires Outstanding Retailer Awards  TORONTO, June 3, 2013 — Canada’s premier awards program for home improvement dealers has a new home. The Outstanding Retailer Awards (ORAs) are now owned and managed by Hardlines Inc.

Regal Building Materials – 20th Anniversary

Congratulations to Regal Building Materials Ltd in Calgary AB on celebrating their 20th anniversary in business.  Check out this great article that Business in Calgary did on Regal.

HIR – Sexton Announces Mondy’s Passing

On behalf of the staff and members of Sexton Group Ltd, we are very sad to announce that Robert (Bob) G. Mondy, an icon of the Canadian lumber and building material industry, died May 1, 2013 at the age of 71. Ken Sexton brought ...READ MORE

Hardware Merchandising – Bob Mondy, Mr. Lumberman, has died

Instrumental in building Sexton Group’s buying group, Bob helped independent dealers remain competitive. By: Kim Laudrum 2013-05-02 Robert (Bob) G. Mondy, an icon of the Canadian lumber and building material industry, died May 1 at the age of 71. Click here for the full article.

NRHA – Services and Courses for Independent Dealers

What You Get for Your NRHA Membership As a member of the North American Retail Hardware Association you have unlimited access to a number of valuable training and information resources provided through the members-only portion of NRHA.org. These include: NRHA’s Basic Training Series NRHA’s ...READ MORE