Builders FirstSource Acquires West Orange Lumber Co.
August 5, 2014
Builders FirstSource purchased Groveland, Fla.-based West Orange Lumber Co., which supplies lumber, roof and floor trusses, custom windows and doors, as well as installation services, to residential home builders and commercial contractors in the Central Florida region. Sales were about $15 million for fiscal 2013. The deal closed July 31, 2014.
"The acquisition of West Orange provides us with an extensive customer base that includes custom and semi-custom builders, along with commercial contractors, and fits nicely within our overall growth strategy,” says Floyd Sherman, Builders FirstSource CEO.
John Arellano, vice president of West Orange Lumber, will remain as the general manager of the operation.