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February 27, 2014

Carter Lumber, the 144-unit pro dealer based in Kent, Ohio, is bringing the employees and operations of its Medina, Ohio, location into its Carter-Jones Lumber location in Akron,

The company says the Medina facility is closing and consolidating in Akron because it outgrew the confines of its 4-acre location. The Akron facility measures 17 acres, and it will be rebranded as Carter Lumber. 

January 14, 2014

Bona opened a Regional Training Center near Seattle. It is one of six regional training centers launched by Bona over the past few years and is located between Seattle and Tacoma in the West Valley Business Park in the city of Kent, Wash.

November 1, 2013

With a focus firmly set on long-term growth, Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber identified 26 mostly Midwestern locations for closing. 

March 4, 2011

Parsippany, N.J.-based bicycle manufacturer Kent International sees momentum in bike sales in the hardware channel. The company now has six styles stocked in Orgill's distribution system.

In addition to Mintcraft brand men's and women's steel frame and aluminum frame cruisers, Kent has men's and women's Giordano fitness cruisers in the warehouse, ready for shipment, said Kent's Ron Lippner, VP sales.

October 19, 2008

Carter Lumber, the Kent, Ohio-based pro dealer, has announced three management changes....

September 29, 2008

Carter Lumber, the Kent, Ohio-based pro dealer, has announced three management changes....

September 9, 2007

IN THE MIDWEST, Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber is a major force in building. The 75-year-old...

September 9, 2007

For Carter Lumber, the building slowdown is merely a dip on a long road that...