Reading, PA C.H. Briggs, a leading area distributor of products for the cabinet manufacturing and countertop fabrication sectors, has acquired the assets of two branches of Atlantic Plywood, a regional wholesale distributor specializing in hardwood plywoods, the company announced.
The branches are located in Quakertown, PA and Baltimore, MD, said C.H. Briggs, which is headquartered here.
The acquisition, said Briggs' officials, will enable the company to provide its customers with a broader product portfolio, including hardwood plywood in various cores and thickness, flakeboard, MDF, melamine, and specialty sheet goods.
"Atlantic Plywood's product line will complement the existing
hardware and surfacing materials offering for cabinet and
countertop manufacturers," said Julia Klein, C.H. Briggs' president
and CEO. "Purchasing the assets of these Atlantic Plywood branches
is a strategic fit for Briggs, building on our expertise in
specialty products for the cabinet, countertop, casework and