Nov. 30, 2007 ― Pro-Build To Purchase HD Supply Lumber Unit
HD Supply currently is owned by three private equity groups, Bain Capital; The Carlyle Group; and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Inc., which purchased the business from Home Depot on Aug. 23 for $8.5 billion.
Pro-Build operates more than 520 locations nationwide with an established presence in Georgia and Florida. Last year, the company bought Hope Lumber, a chain of 49 lumberyards. Earlier this year, Pro-Build bought Dunn Lumber, a seven-unit pro dealer headquartered in Daytona Beach, Fla.