Masonite Inc. Completes Third Acquisition in India

August 17th, 2010 by Editor

Masonite Inc. recently announced the acquisition of selected assets of a third door manufacturer in India – Standard Doors, located at Medchal, Hyderabad, in the Andhra Pradesh province. Standard Doors is one of the newest, fully integrated and largest modern dedicated door manufacturing plants in India, according to the company. The company says this acquisition will allows it to expand its direct presence in the rapidly growing India marketplace, thus increasing the strength of the Masonite brand on a nationwide scale while enhancing our distribution network for molded door facings.

In July of this year, Masonite announced the acquisition of two door manufacturers in India (CLICK HERE for that story.)

“The addition of Standard Doors, together with the combination of the Feroke and Mahsim businesses and our well established independent door facing customers, will allow builders, contractors, and homeowners greater access to the wide assortment of Masonite branded and marketed products through our newly established national footprint,” says Larry Repar, Masonite executive vice president and chief operating officer.

“We are very excited about adding a third location to facilitate the expansion of our business and further our commitment to the Indian market,” adds Rahul Sharma, director of Asia Pacific for Masonite, based in New Delhi, India. “The growing demand for Masonite branded products in India will be better served by our new and expanded business strategy.”

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