BID Group Completes Purchase of Smith Sawmill Service

The BID Group announced on Tuesday (8-2-22) that it has successfully completed the purchase of Smith Sawmill Service, which was announced in June.

Announcing the completion of the sale, BID President and CEO Alistair Cook said that the transaction “brings together two customer-focused organizations and further expands BID’s industry-leading operational life cycle product and service offerings to include the essential recurring saw and tooling capabilities required to support” modern wood processing operations.

Smith Sawmill Service is one of the largest suppliers and service providers of saws, cutting tools, filing room equipment, and critical consumable products to the wood processing industry. Smith serves the North American market with both proprietary cutting technologies and industry-leading brands. With locations in Timpson, Texas, Shreveport, Louisiana, and Polkton, North Carolina, Smith is a recognized service leader, equipped to meet the growing customer demand for personalized saw and knife repair and reconditioning solutions.

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