SOURCE: Trantow Do-It Center

Trantow Do-It Center

SOURCE: Wisconsin Building Supply

Wisconsin Building Supply

September 18, 2015 12:57 ET

Trantow Do-It Center Joins the Wisconsin Building Supply Family

Wisconsin Building Supply Continues to Expand Its Capabilities in Central and Northern Wisconsin Markets; Trantow's #1 Market Share Will Be a Considerable Benefit to the Wisconsin Building Supply Business

GREEN BAY, WI--(Marketwired - September 18, 2015) - Wisconsin Building Supply (WBS), a subsidiary of US LBM, proudly announces the acquisition of Trantow Do-It Center of Merrill, WI from Kent Johnson as he continues leading day-to-day operations with his existing team.

Trantow Do-It Center is family owned and has serviced the Central and Northern Wisconsin area since 1897. Located in Merrill, WI, Trantow is a complete home center that offers a wide array of hardware, paint, power tools, windows, doors, cabinetry, lumber, and lawn and garden tools. Trantow also offers product delivery, drafting and designing services, on the job measuring, and expert advice. The company currently employs more than 25 associates with many averaging 10-20 years of experience at this location.

"Trantow's is excited to be part of the Wisconsin Building Supply Team," said Kent Johnson, President of Trantow Do-It Center. "We look forward to the new and exciting opportunities the partnership presents."

"We are eager to broaden our presence in the Central and Northern Wisconsin Markets," said Bill Imig, President of Wisconsin Building Supply. "The Trantow team and their #1 market share is the perfect fit for WBS, and will allow us to continue to improve offerings to professional builders and consumers in this region."

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Founded in 2009, Wisconsin Building Supply is headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The company operates numerous locations as the leading resource for new homebuilders, professional remodelers, and commercial builders throughout the state of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.

US LBM is a collection of leading building material distributors across North America operating 165 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. US LBM implements the philosophy of local management and leadership to capitalize on the premier reputation of its operating companies and local customer relationships.

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