Boise Cascade Company (BCC), founded in 1957 and headquartered in Boise, Idaho, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of wood products and building materials in the United States. The company specializes in producing engineered wood products, plywood, lumber, and particleboard, catering to the residential and commercial construction, as well as repair and remodeling markets.
Boise Cascade operates through two main business segments:
- Wood Products: This segment focuses on the production and sale of engineered wood products, such as I-joists, laminated veneer lumber (LVL), and glued laminated timber (glulam). These products are designed to provide superior strength, durability, and performance compared to traditional solid wood products. The Wood Products segment also produces plywood, particleboard, and lumber, which are used in various construction applications, such as framing, sheathing, and flooring.
- Building Materials Distribution (BMD): The BMD segment is responsible for the wholesale distribution of a wide range of building materials, including the company’s own wood products and third-party products such as siding, roofing, insulation, and decking. With a network of distribution centers and sales offices across the United States, Boise Cascade serves a diverse customer base, including builders, contractors, dealers, and retailers.
Boise Cascade is committed to sustainable business practices and emphasizes responsible forestry management, efficient use of resources, and waste reduction. The company is certified by third-party organizations, such as the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), ensuring that its wood products are sourced from responsibly managed forests.