MAXIMUS BUILDING SUPPLY RANKED IN THE TOP 10 FASTEST GROWING LARGE PRIVATE COMPANIES IN 2023

It’s an exciting time of growth for Maximus Building Supply! We are thrilled to be listed in the top 10 of the Memphis Business Journal Fastest Growing Large Memphis-Area Private Companies! Read more

TEAM ACHIEVES GOAL OF BUILDING THE ST. JUDE DREAM HOME IN 25 HOURS

It’s the 25th Anniversary of the St. Jude Dream Home and we had an aggressive goal to frame the home in 25 hours. Thanks to our partners, Southern Serenity Homes, Eagles Nest Construction and Steve Judd Framing – we got it done! Action News 5 came out and did an interview with our CEO, Richard Cooper. Check it out here.

 

MAXIMUS BUILDING SUPPLY BUYS BRIGHTON LUMBER

Maximus Building Supply announced this month that it is expanding in West Tennessee with the acquisition of the assets related to the operations of Brighton Lumber Company, located in Brighton, Tennessee. Oneal Tankersley has owned and managed Brighton Lumber Company for the past 17 years. Richard Cooper, president and owner of Maximus Building Supply, reached out to discuss the possibility of a transaction between the two local area companies, and the deal closed earlier in July. Read more…

COLLIERVILLE BUILDING SUPPLIER HAS NEW FRONT OFFICE AND BRAND, PREPARES FOR EXPANSION

A Collierville-based building supply company has rebranded and revamped its front office as it plans for growth.

Maximus Building Supply, formerly Thrifty Building Supply, underwent the rebrand around August after a new owner, Richard Cooper, stepped in. He said the new name more accurately reflects the type of work the company does. Read more…

MAXIMUS BUILDING SUPPLY RECOGNIZED AS TOP WORKPLACES 2022

Maximus Building Supply, formerly Thrifty Building Supply, has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2022 honor by Commercial Appeal Top Workplaces. The list is based on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few. Read more…

MAXIMUS BUILDING SUPPLY MAKES RECORD CONTRIBUTION TO ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL

Maximus Building Supply, formerly Thrifty Building Supply, with headquarters in Collierville, Tennessee has made significant contributions to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital over the years, and this year is the largest to date.

Maximus Building Supply is committed to providing quality building materials and serving their customers, but they are also committed to giving back to their local community. In a press release, the company said that faith and community service are values that have been bedrocks since it was founded nearly 40 years ago and continue to matter today. Read more…

THRIFTY BUILDING REBRANDS AS MAXIMUS BUILDING SUPPLY

Thrifty Building Supply, established in Collierville nearly 40 years ago by Farrell Evans to meet the demand for building products for simple structures like sheds and barns, is getting a new name.

Since the company’s founding, it has grown and evolved from a small building supply company to one of the Mid-South’s premier building suppliers. Richard Cooper, who took over as owner and president in January this year, thought the name, Thrifty, didn’t completely align with their product offerings and standing in the industry and felt it was time to rebrand. Read more

NEW OWNERSHIP AT THRIFTY BUILDING SUPPLY

Richard Cooper, who served as vice president of Thrifty Building Supply for nearly seven years, has taken over the ownership of the company after Mark Evans, president and CEO, retired at the end of 2021. Read more…

COLLIERVILLE LUMBER BUSINESS CELEBRATES 35 YEARS

Thrifty Building Supply, a supplier to home builders in west Tennessee and north Mississippi, hosted a Customer Appreciation Party on April 25 to celebrate 35 years in business.

More than 200 people attended the Fish Fry, catered by Soul Fish, at the Thrifty Building Supply Door Shop in Olive Branch, Miss. Read more…