LBM Advantage creates National Buying Power with the multi-billion dollar purchasing power of its membership. As a result, members enjoy a distinct competitive advantage in their marketplace.

Regional Expertise

We speak your language! Advantage support offices are regionally located in New Windsor NY, Grand Rapids MI, Monroe LA and Smithfield NC. Advantage traders provide localized knowledge of building codes, species, product applications and distribution logistics.

Large Volume & Pooling Groups

Advantage members benefit from our large purchasing volume, block buys, and regional pooling group deals.

Independence & Flexibility

Advantage has no affiliation restrictions, and you determine how your business is run. Together we will develop a purchasing plan that best suits your company.

Customer Service:
Like it's your own

Advantage traders and staff are an extension of your purchasing team, and we support you on your terms. Honest and professional, we do everything we can to meet the needs of our members.

Technology:
We're up to speed

Our electronic communication services help you conduct business quickly and efficiently. Your sales and accounting history is always clear and readily available.

The Forest Products Division is an extension of each member's procurement arm, focused on taking advantage of economies of scale, to quickly and efficiently procure forest products at the best value for our membership. We utilize a network of strategic sources, with a primary focus on dealing with forest products mills/manufacturers directly. We provide our members with continual market intelligence to help aid them in their decisions on what to buy and when to buy it.

 

The Forest Products Advantage We Support Your Specialty Markets
  • Mill Direct Negotiations
  • Stocking Reloads Around the Country
  • Regional Offices with Local Expertise
  • Multi Family Construction
  • Large Project Support
  • Panelization and Manufacturing
  • Components and Trusses
  • National Logistics: Rail and Trucking
   
Risk Management Services Your Daily Source Of Supply
  • Lumber Futures Basis Trading
  • Inventory Hedging
  • Forward Pricing
  • Member Education
  • Brokerage Services
  • Personal Trading Staff to source your everyday inquiries and deliver block buying opportunities
  • Regional Reloads support your full and mixed truckloads
  • Customized Logistics Support
   
Market Update Newsletter Annual Forest Products Conference
  • Weekly Regional Pricing by Specie
  • Logistics, News and Statistics
  • Mill Direct Relationships
  • Market Trends
  • Industry Experts
  • Economic Forecasting
Comprehensive, Timely Market Information  
  • Thursday Morning Conference Call
  • Knowledgeable Traders
  • Text Alerts
 
 


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Information

New York

  • Address:
    555 Hudson Valley Ave. Suite 200
    New Windsor, NY 12553

Michigan

  • Address:
    5465 Executive Pkwy SE
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    Mailing Address:
    PO Box 888875
    Grand Rapids MI 49588

Louisiana

  • Address:
    1900 North 18th Street
    Suite 502
    Monroe, LA 71201

North Carolina

  • Address:
    1801 Wal-Pat Road
    PO Box 2310
    Smithfield, NC 27577
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