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2016-2017 NELMA Buyer’s Guide + Membership Directory

The new 2-year edition of this popular listing of all Association members will make its debut at the upcoming NRLA Lumber and Building Materials Expo 2016, being held February 10-12 in Providence.  This gathering of northeastern lumber retailers always seek out the latest lumber manufacturing and distribution company information when 2016-2017 Membership Directorystopping by NELMA’s exhibit during the show.

The easy-to-use and quick reference booklet provides potential buyers with specific information on each of NELMA’s members, divided into 5 categories: lumber manufacturers, secondary manufacturers, wholesalers/brokers, forest/sawmill equipment manufacturers, and forest industry services.

New to this edition is a 2-page foreword message regarding NELMA’s Retailer Outreach Program (ROP) to be introduced this year as part of the 2016 Marketing Program.  The ROP’s goal is to extend the use of NELMA’s wide variety of marketing messages and useful tools to those that either sell northeastern softwood or are a potential end-user, such as a builder or contractor.

As always, the cover of the booklet will suggest that the reader go to for the most up-to-date member details.  NELMA reminds members to contact the Association office at any time with any changes to their listing to maintain current online information.

A copy of the Guide + Directory will be mailed to NELMA’s members in February, with additional copies available upon request.


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