NEW KENSINGTON, PA, Jan. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Liberty Roofing Center announced the sale of its Troy, Ohio branch to Chicago-based Richards Building Supply. The deal closed on December 31st of 2011.
"This is a win-win situation for both companies," stated Liberty Roofing President David Domino. "For Liberty, this allows us to focus upon our company's geographic base in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Virginia. At the same time, it provides an opportunity for us to find our Troy branch employees a new home with a solid and successful business like Richards."
Richards indicates that it intends to continue to operate the branch under its own banner at the same site. The company has expressed an interest in retaining the staff at the location.
"We are pleased to add another quality distribution center to our growing organization," added John DeRoche, President of Richards Building Supply.
About Liberty Roofing Centers
Liberty Roofing Center is a wholesale distributor of roofing and siding products, and is based in the Pittsburgh area. Established in 2005, Liberty Roofing now has 7 locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Virginia. See www.libertyroofingcenter.com
About Richards Building Supply Company
Richards Building Supply is a wholesale distributor of building materials, and is based in the Chicagoland area. Established in 1978, Richards now has 38 locations in 9 states across the Midwestern United States. See www.richards-supply.com
Copyright 2011 Liberty Roofing Center. All rights reserved.
For further information:
Liberty Roofing Center:
David Domino, President
Ph: (724) 724-8800 x-14
Richards Building Supply Company:
John DeRoche, President
Ph: (773) 586-7777 x 1022