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Hancock Lumber joins the American Tree Farm System

December 23, 2020 5:02 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber joins the American Tree Farm System

Hancock Lumber recently announced that their Hancock Land division has rejoined the American Tree Farm System (ATFS). Hancock Land remains one of the largest landowners in Western Maine—with 12,200 acres owned across Bridgton, Naples, Casco, and Poland. Membership into the ATFS... View Article

Proud Sponsor of Camp Sunshine’s Pumpkin Festival

October 14, 2020 2:55 pm Comments Off on Proud Sponsor of Camp Sunshine’s Pumpkin Festival

While this year’s Pumpkin Festival has taken on a different look and feel, Hancock Lumber continues to be a proud sponsor of one of Camp Sunshine’s major fundraising events. Adapting to the pandemic times, the annual Pumpkin Festival will take... View Article

A Look Inside Hancock’s Onboarding, Hiring + Training Programs

October 9, 2020 10:46 am Comments Off on A Look Inside Hancock’s Onboarding, Hiring + Training Programs

Take a look inside Hancock’s onboarding, hiring + training programs with two interviews below with both John Muzzy, our Retail Division Training + Onboarding Coordinator and Kevin Raven, our Sawmill Division Training + Development Manager.   Q+A WITH JOHN MUZZY,... View Article

Best Places to Work in Maine, 7th Consecutive Year!

August 25, 2020 5:08 pm Comments Off on Best Places to Work in Maine, 7th Consecutive Year!
BPTW 2020

Hello, Team Hancock! Today, Hancock Lumber learned it was named a Best Places to Work in Maine for the 7th consecutive year! Congratulations to our entire team of 550 people across our 14 locations–together, we have achieved this amazing accomplishment... View Article

Everybody Leads: Getting through this Together

March 17, 2020 9:23 am Comments Off on Everybody Leads: Getting through this Together
HL logo everybody leads

A letter from Kevin Hancock on Hancock Lumber’s response to coronavirus (COVID-19) March 16th, 2020: To: All Hancock Lumber Customers Re: Coronavirus (COVID-19) As trying as these times have suddenly become, I have personally found it very uplifting to see... View Article

Kevin Hancock’s new book – The Seventh Power – releases today!

February 25, 2020 8:37 am Comments Off on Kevin Hancock’s new book – The Seventh Power – releases today!
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Team Hancock is proud to announce the official release of Kevin Hancock’s second book, The Seventh Power: One CEO’s Journey into the Business of Shared Leadership. Published by Post Hill Press, the book is now available to order online through... View Article

Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations

December 20, 2019 11:38 am Comments Off on Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations
Marty Martin and Joel Leach

Touring around the company, it’s so exciting to witness real-time, employee-led ideas and innovations being implemented every day. Whether a small change or a large scale project, each one truly makes a difference in the daily workflow of our employees,... View Article

Culture Makes the Difference

November 27, 2019 2:32 pm Comments Off on Culture Makes the Difference

What differentiates companies?  It’s generally not products, services, facilities, or equipment.  In our industry, for example, our lumberyard competitors sell essentially the same assortment of building materials that we do.  Across New England, our white pine sawmill competitors make products... View Article

National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Fun Backsplash or Accent Wall

November 2, 2019 9:00 am Comments Off on National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Fun Backsplash or Accent Wall

We really should have titled this post “What Can’t a Backsplash Do?” Our designers say that a well thought out backsplash or accent wall has all the power to tie the entire kitchen together. The backsplash can be a feature that... View Article

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