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February 21, 2014

BlueLinx Corp. has announced its plans to join the Fiberon channel network in 2014, distributing its PVC decking and railing products throughout the Buffalo and Pittsburgh regions.

“Quite frankly, we were looking for a high-end railing product to complement our existing composite deck offerings, and ended up taking on the complete Fiberon decking and railing line,” said Gerald Schomer, business manager for the BlueLinx distribution centers in Buffalo and Pittsburgh.

October 18, 2013

Fiberon has forged a series of new distributor relationships across the country in an effort to expand its footprint.

“Over the past few months, we’ve had the opportunity to partner with a number of exceptional distributors around the country,” said Doug Mancosh, president of Fiberon. "These new relationships with service-oriented distributor experts complement our existing channel network and will bring our extensive line of industry-leading composite decking and railing products to important new markets.”

September 20, 2013

Fiberon has announced its partnership with Monsma Marketing Corp., a Michigan-based building materials distributor serving the Midwest.

Fiberon's PVC and composite decking, railing and fencing products will be distributed to lumberyards and home improvement centers in Michigan and Indiana, backed up by Monsma's 15 years of experience with distributing composite decking products.

September 11, 2013

Fiberon has tapped Consolidated Distribution Services (of Consolidated Lumber group) to distribute its PVC and composite decking, railing and fencing products.

Consolidated is set to begin distributing Fiberon's products to lumberyards in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania, effective immediately.

September 10, 2013

PPG Industries has appointed Kevin Braun to the post of VP industrial coatings, a horizontal shift from his previous role as VP global raw materials and Americas purchasing.

“Kevin is a superb leader, who combines excellent product and manufacturing experience with a keen awareness of the industry and market trends,” said Viktor Sekmakas, executive VP, PPG.

Braun’s new post, effective immediately, was enacted to replace Richard Zoulek, who left the company.

August 14, 2013

PVC and composite decking manufacturer Fiberon has appointed Shellie Sellards as its newest vice president of marketing. 

Sellards, who brings a proven track record of growth to the table, will be leaving her current position Owens Corning, where she held the position of director of strategic marketing -- insulation. She also worked at Trex and The Dannon Company.

August 8, 2013

New London, N.C.-based Fiberon teamed with distributor Coastal Forest Products to deliver composite and PVC decking and railing products to lumberyards on Long Island and the eastern counties in New York, and all of New England.

“Coastal Forest Products is a trusted company serving New England,” said Doug Mancosh, president of Fiberon. “Their service footprint expands our distribution geography and increases our presence in these key markets."

November 17, 2011

Demand in the wood-alternative decking market is driven by aesthetics, according to Fiberon marketing director Edie Kello.

Fiberon, the manufacturer of PVC and composite decking and railing products, is introducing an expanded color palette for the new Pro-Tect capped composite decking line. The new Pro-Tect Chestnut and Gray Birch colors add exotic aesthetics to low- maintenance outdoor living products.

March 30, 2011

New London, N.C.-based Fiberon added a wooden rail fence to its line of outdoor composite products.

Fiberon’s new Post and Rail Fencing is available in a realistic Coastal Cedar color that is deeply embossed to create the appearance of wood. The easy-maintenance fencing profile includes horizontal rails in a 1.5-in. by 3.75-in. size and routed posts in a 3.5-in. by 3.5-in. size.