Where the world sees a table leg, we envision a block of Cherry. The consumer sees a dowel; we picture a Poplar log. When homeowners reach for their cabinets, we hand them Maple mouldings.

It all starts with wood – our specialty for more than 50 years.


Thompson Forest Products located in Greensboro, North Carolina has become a leader in the woodworking industry with over 50 years of experience. First owned by Bill Thompson Sr., the company started strong in 1950 manufacturing broom and mop handles. The company has been blessed with continued growth and is now owned and operated by the second generation of Thompson's: Bob Thompson.  

Thompson Forest Products markets to the house wares and furniture industry with the capabilities to offer kiln dried and graded dimension lumber, solid and laminated squares, dowels, panels, and long and short tool handles. We also take pride in our ability to provide you with custom turnings, moldings, and a variety of fully and semi-machined shaped parts to meet your specific needs. We specialize in North American hardwoods as well as softwoods.

With unsurpassed quality, exceptional service, and our dependable reputation, we have risen above the rest in supplying wood to a variety of manufacturers.  Our products are sold on a wholesale basis only. With several freight carriers on our side, we are able to provide timely shipments to the continental United States, South America, China, and Taiwan.

We invite you to contact Bob Thompson with your wood product needs.