SOURCE: Direct Cabinet Sales

SOURCE: Gold & Reiss

September 04, 2015 12:46 ET

Gold and Reiss Joins the US LBM Portfolio of Companies

US LBM Expands Its Footprint in the Northeast Market With a Leading Designer, Distributor and Installer of Cabinetry; Supports the US LBM Diversification Strategy for Specialty Product Categories and Higher Margin Materials; As the U.S. Housing Market Improves, This Partnership Greatly Enhances the Capacity to Service and Supply the Cabinetry Needs of Multifamily and Commercial Contractors

BROOKLYN, NY--(Marketwired - September 04, 2015) - US LBM Holdings, LLC ("US LBM") announces the acquisition of Gold & Reiss of Brooklyn, New York from Simon Eidlisz who will continue leading day-to-day operations with his existing team. The company will become a division of Direct Cabinet Sales with merged and shared services in manufacturing, shipping, and sales.

For over 35 years, Gold & Reiss has been manufacturing and installing a diverse portfolio of cabinetry including traditional wood, acrylic, veneers, 3D laminates, and textured Melamine's. Selling primarily to apartment property managers, Gold & Reiss maintains a showroom in Brooklyn, NY as well as a manufacturing facility in Union, New Jersey covering clientele in New York City, Long Island, and the Eastern part of New Jersey.

"We are very excited to have the Gold & Reiss team join the Direct Cabinet Sales family. Their production capabilities will allow DCS to expand volume output and our service platform," said Joe DeMussi, President of Direct Cabinet Sales. "This acquisition will give us a solid presence in Brooklyn, support the organic growth we have already experienced in the NYC market, and allow us to diversify our customer base into a previously unpenetrated property management market."

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Direct Cabinet Sales designs, installs and distributes kitchen cabinetry and related products to residential, commercial and new construction contractors in the Northeast and Florida markets. DCS operates 5 showrooms in New Jersey, a showroom in Boca Raton, Florida and a distribution center in New Jersey. For more information on Direct Cabinet Sales go to

US LBM is a collection of leading building material distributors across North America operating 164 locations in 22 states. It is the 3rd largest building products distributor in the United States, and recipient of the 2015 ProSales Dealer of the Year award. Implementing the philosophy of local management and leadership, US LBM capitalizes on the premier reputation of its operating companies and the local customer relationships that each operation is known for in its market.

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