Profile: BlueLinx Holdings Inc (BXC)
22 Jul 2019
BlueLinx Holdings, Inc. (BlueLinx), incorporated on August 26, 2004, is a distributor of building products in North America. The Company operates its distribution business through a network of approximately 40 distribution centers. BlueLinx serves metropolitan areas in the United States and delivers building products to a range of wholesale and retail customers.
The Company distributes products in approximately two categories, such as structural products and specialty products. Structural products include plywood, oriented strand board (OSB), rebar and remesh, lumber and other wood products primarily used for structural support, walls and flooring in construction projects. Specialty products include roofing, insulation, specialty panels, molding, engineered wood products, vinyl products (used primarily in siding), outdoor living, particle board and metal products (excluding rebar and remesh). In some cases, these products are branded by BlueLinx.
The Company provides a range of value-added services and solutions to its customers and suppliers, including less-than-truckload delivery services; pre-negotiated program pricing plans; inventory stocking; automated order processing through an electronic data interchange (EDI), which provides a direct link between the Company and its customers; intermodal distribution services, including railcar unloading and cargo reloading onto customers' trucks, and backhaul services, when otherwise empty trucks are returning from customer deliveries. It sells its products through various distribution channels, such as warehouse sales, reload sales and direct sales.
The Company competes with Boise Cascade Company and Weyerhaeuser Company.
BlueLinx Holdings Inc
1950 Spectrum Cir SE
MARIETTA GA 30067-8479