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Sponsor Opportunity Available for FBMA's Tampa TopGolf!

FBMA will host the Tampa TopGolf tournament on Thursday, February 24. It's not too late to sponsor this well-attended event. Registration will be available next week so sign up today to have your company logo on the registration form. Click on the link below to access the interactive PDF sponsor form and email to 2022 "Top Golf" Sponsor Form Your financial support of FBMA is greatly appreciated....

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FBMA 1/5/2022 Comments(0)

NLBMDA Sends Letter to President Biden on Price Volatility and Supply Chain Disruptions

Today, NLBMDA sent a letter to President Biden expressing concerns with the continued volatility in lumber prices and disruptions to the building material supply chain. NLBMDA urged President Biden to prioritize this ongoing crisis and take meaningful actions to address price volatility, labor shortages and supply chain choke points. The letter also requests a meeting with Department of Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo to discuss the impact of lumber price volatility on LBM dealers and examine s...

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NLBMDA 10/18/2021 Comments(0)

A Message From Our Chairman

To All Members, The 100th Anniversary Convention was a huge success! I want to thank those members who sponsored events, participated in show functions and attended the convention. I also want to thank our exhibitors who participated in our trade show. Also, a huge thank you to Betty and Greg for their continued commitment to excellence. Last Friday was our first joint effort with the Greater Orlando Builder Association. The additional attendance and boots on the ground were a boost to our usual...

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Doug Bross, 2021 Chairman 9/14/2021 Comments(0)

Florida-based Tibbetts Lumber Co. Acquiring Florida Forest Products

PRESS RELEASE Tibbetts Lumber Co. LLC announced it is acquiring Largo, Florida-based Florida Forest Products LLC. The St. Petersburg, Florida-based multi-location building materials supplier will acquire all of the assets of the single-location, Largo, Florida-based roof and floor truss manufacturer. "Florida Forest Products' team and facility are highly complementary to our existing metro Tampa/St. Petersburg operations and we have many overlapping customers within various product segments. Flo...

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FBMA 8/23/2021 Comments(0)

Arlen Tillis, Tibbetts Lumber Company, to Receive the 2021 Hall of Fame Recognition Award!

Arlen Tillis, Senior Vice President/Director of Tibbetts Lumber Company will receive the 2021 Hall of Fame Recognition Award at the Hall of Fame Luncheon on Thursday, September 9 at Rosen Shingle Creek Resort and Convention Center. The luncheon will begin at 11:30 a.m. Arlen has been employed with Tibbetts Lumber Company since January 2009. Prior to that, Arlen was employed with Cox Lumber Company from 1971 to May 2006. Join us for lunch as we honor Arlen and the previous recipients of this pres...

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FBMA 8/10/2021 Comments(0)