Press Release

Nation’s Best Acquires Caron Building Center

July 1, 2021, DALLAS, Texas – Nation’s Best, a rapidly growing home improvement company, announces their acquisition of Caron Building Center, located in Berlin, New Hampshire.

“We are pleased to have Caron Building Center as part of the Nation’s Best family of home improvement stores,” said Chris Miller, President & CEO of Nation’s Best. “Since the Carons took on leadership of the business nearly 50 years ago, they’ve worked hard to establish a reputation for outstanding customer appreciation and strong community support. We are proud to have the opportunity to work with Mike Caron in the future to see that tradition continue.”

“Caron Building Center traces its roots all the way back to 1907,” said Owner Mike Caron. “By combining our rich traditions with the strength of Nation’s Best, we’re taking steps to ensure that our store’s associates and our valued customers will continue to be served with great care and support for years to come.”

Following Nation’s Best’s acquisition strategy, Caron Building Center will maintain operations under its existing name with its key leadership team overseeing company operations alongside Nation’s Best, which will provide the strategic and financial support necessary to achieve optimal growth and profitability.

Nation’s Best is a member-owner of Do it Best Corp., the only U.S.-based hardware, lumber and building materials buying cooperative in the home improvement industry.

About Nation’s Best
Nation’s Best Holdings, LLC was founded in 2019 and currently owns and operates eight brands and 20 locations in six states with over 460 associates. Nation’s Best is committed to identifying and acquiring best-in-class independent home improvement stores across the United States to ensure their continued relevance as vibrant community resources. To learn more, visit