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Biden Administration Focuses on Safety

President Biden was sworn into office on January 20, 2021, but even before he took office, he was promising several executive actions that could impact businesses throughout the U.S. to protect workers against COVID-19 (otherwise known as the coronavirus). As Bloomberg noted, one of the first executive orders signed was asking OSHA (Occupational Safety and…

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Door and Window Installations

Door and window installations are the bread and butter for construction companies and general contractors. New construction and replacing windows and doors can be lucrative. But the industry is highly competitive. How can you differentiate your business from your competition to get those good-paying jobs? And how can you keep installation for your windows and doors low?   Flashing and sealants help give your customers the…

Zak Sylvester Joins Lane Supply Company

Lane Supply Company (Lane) is excited to announce the addition of Zak Sylvester to our sales team. Zak is our newest Outside Sales Representative. Hailing from Milwaukee, Wisconsin – ironically near where our office is in New Berlin, Wisconsin – Zak has been selling industrial supplies and equipment for five years, specializing in manufacturing, construction,…

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Countertop Building, Finishing, and Installations = Products

If you’re in the countertop business as a fabricator or a construction general contractor, you’re doing a lot of countertop builds, finishes, and installations these days. The market is hot because, as you know, real estate agents advise homeowners to focus on kitchen improvements when selling their home: cabinets, appliances, flooring, and of course countertops. Beyond home improvements and house-flips, some homes need new countertops after natural disasters such as hurricanes, fires, flooding, and…

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Why Your Company Needs a Supplier Management Process

By Helen Gerhard Your manufacturing company relies on suppliers to ensure operations run smoothly. After all, you want your products created on-time and on-budget, without impediments. Your company’s reputation is on the line, as well as organizational goals, such as quality, safety, environmental-compliance, and more. But it’s not just about your organization; your customers have…

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Why Choose Integra Adhesives and Lane Supply Company

By Jon Rhodig If you’re in the countertop fabrication business, construction, remodeling, or general contracting businesses, you’ve probably heard the name Integra Adhesives. Integra Adhesives’ mission is to, “offer our fabricator-partners in the architectural surfacing industry innovative, high quality, and value-added materials and systems, along with expert advice; to help them optimize their fabrication process while achieving exceptional finished products.”   …

COVID + Industrial Supplies

We’re already into 2020, and across the U.S. we’re still dealing with COVID-19. We have specifics on how we’re handling customers, employees, partners, and vendors. And because we sell industrial supplies, we also have options for customers who need to ensure a clean and safe working environment.   About Lane As you are all aware,…