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Hoffmann Family of Companies acquires Besse Forest Products Group
[Mar 13, 2024]

The Hoffmann Family of Companies (HFOC) announces its acquisition of Besse Forest Products Group. This strategic move adds to HFOC¡¯s portfolio, complementing their existing Ferche Millwork operations. With over 2 million square feet of production facilities and a workforce of more than 1,400 people, the combined strength of Besse and Ferche positions HFOC as a significant player in the wood products manufacturing industry.

Besse Forest Products Group operates a network of sawmills, wood drying facilities and veneer and plywood factories across northern Michigan and Wisconsin. Greg Besse will continue in his role as CEO of the Besse Forest Products Group.

Besse Forest Products Group, a leading manufacturer of high-quality Northern hardwood veneer, lumber and specialty plywood, has played a crucial role in supplying products for cabinets, doors, flooring, furniture, industrial pallets, millwork, musical instruments, railroad ties, sporting goods, wall panels, windows and other wood products used worldwide.

The Hoffmann Family of Companies (HF Companies), a multi-vertical family-owned company.