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04 February 2016

Confor launches a new film to tell people about the UK forestry industry

Our Forests, Our People shows how the forestry sector works and its economic, social and environmental importance to rural communities and the UK as a whole.  Several forestry and timber businesses are featured, including the James Jones & Sons sawmill at Lockerbie where Production Manager Rob…

08 January 2016

Sales Exec wanted for east central England

We're looking for a field based  Sales Executive to cover the east central England region. Find out more here.      

11 November 2015

Continuing growth for Stella-Jones Inc. through third quarter

Stella-Jones Inc., the company created through the joint venture between James Jones and Sons Ltd and Stella SpA of Italy has announced third quarter sales up 21.2% over the same period in 2014. Year to date sales have reached CAD$1.2 Billion, showing a like for like sales increase of 7.2% once the effect of currency fluctuation and acquisitions are stripped out.

30 October 2015

BBC films at our Lockerbie Sawmill

The BBC's 'The One Show' ran a great feature on forestry production in Scotland highlighting the need for more planting in order to keep up with demand for UK Timber. Part of the filming took place at James Jones & Sons' saw mill site at Lockerbie where Stuart Goodall, Chief Executive of Confor, was interviewed against a backdrop of the Lockerbie…

05 October 2015

Stella-Jones acquires RAM Forest Group of Ontario

Stella-Jones Inc., the company created through the joint venture between James Jones and Sons Ltd and Stella SpA of Italy, has completed the purchase of RAM Forest Group in Ontario for a total purchase price of CAD$60 Million. Ram Forest Group manufactures and sells pressure treated

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