Posts Tagged ‘remanufacturing’

Millar Western acquires Alberta manufacturer

January 4, 2018

EDMONTON – Millar Western Forest Products continues its growth strategy with the acquisition of Spruceland Millworks Inc. Millar Western has acquired all shares of the company, its manufacturing operations in Acheson, Alberta, and its woodlands assets. The transaction brings together two companies that have enjoyed a productive business relationship for decades. Spruceland Millworks

Read More

Weston Forest earns a place on 2017 PROFIT 500

September 19, 2017

Mississauga, ON – Canadian Business and PROFIT have ranked Weston Forest No. 315 on the 29th annual PROFIT 500, a ranking of Canada’s fastest-growing companies. This is the third consecutive year that Weston Forest makes an appearance on the list. Published in the October issue of Maclean’s magazine and at

Read More

Weston Forest buys Michigan company for U.S. expansion

July 25, 2017

MISSISSAUGA, ONT. – Weston Forest has expanded its operations into the United States with the purchase of the assets of Great Northern Lumber of Michigan. Weston Forest will operate the facility as Northern Industrial Woods Inc. The two companies have had a long-standing relationship, and Great Northern Lumber extends the

Read More

Remanufacturers are the unintended victims of lumber trade dispute: Ekstein

June 30, 2017

In an open letter to Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, the CEO of Weston Forest points out the job creation benefits of remanufacturing operations, and how they are negatively affected by the U.S.-Canada softwood lumber dispute. Rick Ekstein’s letter, “Softwood Lumber and the Forgotten Value-Added Sector,” is posted on the

Read More

Your #1 source for forestry and forest industry news.

Built by Sofa Communications