1983 – (January 20th) Founded and incorporated Willoughby Supply Company.
1983 – (December 1st) Opened in new 35,000 sq. ft. facility in Wickliffe, OH.
1987 – Purchased first roof top truck for unassisted deliveries.
1999 – Opened 50,000 sq. ft. facility in Mentor, OH.
2000 – Expanded Mentor facility to over 100,000 square feet, continuing our investment in customer service.
2001 – Opened a 30,000 sq. ft. Middleburg Heights facility, expanding our service area west and southwest to better service our customers.
2002 – Opened Akron facility, and one year later, we relocated the Akron facility, moving to a newer 30,000 sq. ft. facility with greater room for expansion, as we continue our focus on servicing our customers as efficiently as possible.
2004 – Opened a 35,000 sq. ft. facility in Canton, furthering our expansion south.
2005 – Opened a 25,000 sq. ft. warehouse in Elyria, giving our western customers a new location to pickup material.
2005 – Expanded our Akron facility to over 80,000 sq. ft., continuing our investment in customer service.
2005 – Opened 3 locations in Florida – West Palm Beach, Deerfield Beach and Fort Pierce.
2006 – Opened a 25,000 sq. ft. in Wooster to provide another convenient pickup location.
2007 – Major investment of profits spent in 3 areas to ensure that reliable customer service would remain a constant.
- Equipment - We replaced older as well as the addition of almost 20 trucks to the fleet.
- People - Delivery, Order Entry, Warehouse, Sales, and Administrative Teams.
- Infrastructure - Updated aging computers and phone system.
2008 – Added Gutter Coil & Accessories and Job Site Seamless Gutter Delivery to better serve our customers.
2009 – Began fabricating complete Metal Roof Packages & Commercial Edge Metals “For all your metal roofing needs”.
2009 – Relocated Canton, OH facility to a 40,000 sq. ft. facility at 4900 Southway S.W. to better serve our customers.
2010 – Expanded our superior service in Columbus, OH market.
2011 – Reopened the West Palm Beach, FL branch.
2011 – Opened our first recycling facility in Norton, allowing Willoughby Supply and our customers to reduce the impact on our environment.
2012 – Brought our service area even farther west by opening our 22,000 square foot facility in Norwalk.
2013 – Willoughby Supply now covers all of Northern Ohio with a branch in the Toledo market. Our Maumee branch opened with 30,000 square feet of warehouse space, and in August we expanded 12,000 for a total of 42,000 sq. ft. of warehouse!
2013 – Brought our service to the southern tip of the states, in the Miami, FL area with a Medley location of 37,000 sq. ft. of warehouse space.
2013 – Switched our recycling program to Disposal Service to better service our customers needs.