Universal Forest Products

UNIVERSAL by the numbers

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APPROX 12,000



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Universal Forest Products, Inc., is a U.S.-based global corporation that finds reward in its roots and its hard-earned success. Founded in 1955 as a supplier of lumber to the manufactured housing industry, Universal today is a multibillion-dollar holding company with subsidiaries around the globe that serve three robust markets: retail, industrial and construction. Since 1993, Universal has been publicly traded (Nasdaq: UFPI). We’re headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan.


From treated wood for decks to concrete forms for bridges, and from bins for tomatoes to trusses for complex structures, Universal carries thousands of products for the Retail, Industrial and Construction markets.

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Are you interested in sales? Plant management? Are you looking for a place where developing people and promoting from within are everyday practices? Check us out. Ours is a work-hard/play-hard culture that offers great opportunity for people who aren’t afraid of a little hard work.

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The people of Universal are highly focused on shareholder value because we’re grateful to those who recognize us as a solid investment and long-term performer. If our shareholders are pleased, it means we’ve attained or exceeded our goals—and their expectations.

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With approximately 170 facilities in North America, Australia, Europe and Asia, Universal keeps its customers connected to the materials they need, and ensures that our affiliates are able to provide you with the best service available. No matter your location.

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