ABC Supply Acquires the Assets of Portland, OR Roofing Supplier

Posted August 3, 2015

Downtown location strengthens product access and delivery options for customers

BELOIT, Wis. – Aug. 3, 2015 – Building products distributor ABC Supply Co., Inc. has acquired the assets of Oregon Roofers Supply, Inc. (ORS), a supplier of residential and commercial roofing products. ORS is located in southeast Portland, Ore., at 1810 SE 10th Ave. and will continue to serve customers from this location.

The acquisition will provide ABC with a third location in the Portland market and give local contractors access to a wide array of superior products in the downtown area. Existing ORS associates will remain at the location, providing a seamless transition for existing customers. Gary McDonald will also continue in his role as branch manager.

“With the additional location and fleet, customers will find ABC the easiest and most convenient distributor in the area,” said John Simonelli, vice president of ABC Supply’s West Region. “By expanding the products available to ORS customers and offering enhanced delivery options, we will make it easier for them to grow their businesses.”

The southeast Portland branch will be the ninth ABC Supply location in the northwestern United States.

About ABC Supply

ABC Supply is the largest wholesale distributor of roofing in the United States and one of the nation’s largest distributors of siding, windows and other select exterior building products. Since its founding by Ken and Diane Hendricks in 1982, ABC Supply’s sole focus has been serving professional contractors – taking care of them better than any other distributor and offering the products, services and support they need to build their businesses. It accomplishes this by being an “employee-first” company that treats its associates with respect and gives them the tools they need to succeed.

Headquartered in Beloit, Wis., ABC Supply has more than 490 branches nationwide. It is a nine-time winner of the Gallup Great Workplace Award. More information is available at