Boucherville, May 1, 2023 – BMR Group and Leis Lumber Company Ltd., two major players in the renovation, construction, and hardware industry, are pleased to announce today that they will soon join forces to better serve Ontarian customers. The new collaboration will begin on June 10, 2023.

Well established in Goderich, Ontario for over 18 years, the family business is known for its mix of consumer products, logistics capabilities, and exceptional customer service. After working under another banner for several years, the owner decided to join BMR Group for its expertise, its transparency and its customized services that will help them maintain and improve the level of service offered to customers. 

Leis Lumber Company Ltd. will operate under the banner BMR and the store development will be completed by the end of Summer 2023. Work will also be performed on the facade to reflects BMR’s colours. With its 26,000 square-foot floor space, its large lumber yard and a fleet of 12 trucks servicing an area spanning 3 counties, the store offers a wide selection of hardware products and building materials, making this location the place to go for all consumers in the area.

“We are very excited to be part of the BMR family and we look forward to our next chapter with them as we renovate and expand for an even better experience for our local consumers,” said Murray and Janette Leis, owners of the Leis Lumber Company Ltd. store.

“We are very proud to welcome Murray and Janette and their company and to extend our network of dealers in Ontario. It will help us better meet the needs of our customers in this region and promote our fast-growing brand. We look forward to working with them and show all the benefits of BMR Group,” adds Alexandre Lefebvre, BMR Group’s Chief Executive Officer.



Groupe BMR is a subsidiary of Sollio Cooperative Group, which includes more than 275 renovation centres and hardware stores in Quebec, Ontario and the Maritime provinces. Retail sales for Groupe BMR and its members are estimated at more than $1.5 billion per year and some 8,000 people work within the network. Groupe BMR is the leading Quebec player in the hardware industry and operates under the BMR, Agrizone and Potvin & Bouchard banners. 


Kaven Delarosbil
Director, Communications and Events
BMR Group
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