by Karl D. Forth
Who are the largest wood products manufacturers in North
America? This information is
part of the FDMC 300, an annual
report that produced each year.
The FDMC 300 is a group of the
300 largest cabinet, furniture,
millwork, store fixture, office/
contract and component produc-
ers in North America.
The top 10 lists are based
on 2016 data, the most recent
completed year we’ve researched.
As we reported earlier this year,
sales for the FDMC 300 group
of companies grew 5 percent in
2016 over the previous year to
$48.786 billion, by our estimate.
A year earlier, we calculated an-
nual sales for this group of 300
companies to be $46.404 billion
for 2015, an increase of 7 percent
over sales reported over the
For this group of 300 com-
panies it was the fifth consecu-
tive year of sales. We won’t have
final figures for 2017 for several
months, but indications point to
another year of sales growth.
More information can be
found at WoodworkingNetwork.
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edge Center tab and selecting
FDMC 300. If your company has
more than $10 million in sales,
it too can be recognized in this
elite club. Email Karl.Forth@
1. MasterBrand Cabinets
Main Location: Jasper, IN Divisions:
Aristokraft, Decora, Diamond, Dynasty,
HomeCrest, Kemper, KitchenCraft, Norcraft, Omega, Schrock, WoodCrafters
Annual Sales: $2.395 billion* (‘ 16)
Manufacturing Plants: 16 – Auburn,
Talladega, AL; Waterloo, IA; Arthur, IL;
Ferdinand, Goshen, Huntingburg, Jasper ( 2), Kinston, NC; Grants Pass, OR;
Weslaco, TX; Winnipeg, MB; Valle
Hermoso, Rio Bravo, Gomez Palacio,
Mexico; and six Norcraft locations.
Total Square Footage: 6 million RTA
Total Employees: 12,000
2. Masco Corp.
Main Location: Taylor, MI Divisions:
KraftMaid Cabinetry, Merillat Industries,
Masco Retail Cabinet, Quality Cabi-
nets Annual Sales: $980 million* (‘ 16)
Manufacturing Plants: Domestic 8
– Middlefield, Orwell, OH; Los Lunas,
NM; Culpeper, Mt. Jackson, VA, Wil-
son, PA, Mt. Sterling, KY; Duncanville,
TX Total Square Footage: 5 million
Total Employees: 12,000
3. American Woodmark Corp.
Main Location: Winchester, VA
Divisions: Timberlake, Shenandoah Cabinetry, Potomac Annual Sales: $947
million (‘ 16) Manufacturing Plants: 9
– Kingman, AZ; Jackson, Toccoa, GA;
Gas City, IN; Monticello, KY; Allegany
County, MD; Humboldt, TN; Berryville,
Orange, VA Total Square Footage: 3
million Total Employees: 3,700
4. RSI Home Products
Main Location: Anaheim, CA Divisions:
Prestige Cabinets, RSI Professional
Cabinet Solutions Annual Sales: $300
million* (‘ 16) Manufacturing Plants: 9 –
Anaheim, Mira Loma, CA; Springfield,
MO; Neodesha, Columbus, KS;
Lincolnton, NC; Dallas, TX; Tijuana,
Mexico Total Square Footage: 3 million
Total Employees: 3,500
5. Elkay Wood Products Co.
Main Location: Waconia, MN
Divisions: Mastercraft, Medallion,
Yorktowne, Design-Craft, Schuler,
InnerMost, Woodbridge, American
Cabinetry Collection Annual Sales:
$250 million* (‘ 16) Manufacturing
Plants: 7 – Aurora, CO; Culver, IN;
New Ulm, Waconia, MN; Independence, OR; Mifflinburg, PA; Danville,
VA Total Square Footage: 2 million+
Total Employees: 2,500
6. ACProducts, Inc.
Main Location: The Colony, TX Divisions:
Advanta, Echelon Annual Sales: $180
Here’s a quick recap of the top companies in each segment as detailed
in the FDMC 300.
millwork and more
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