Posts Tagged ‘ Therma-Tru ’

Fourth-Quarter Results Show Assa and Fortune Acquisitions Bode Well

Feb 15th, 2024

Fortune Brands Innovations (Therma-Tru, Solar Innovations, Larson, Yale, August) and Assa Abloy (Caldwell, Interlock) released fourth-quarter financial results in recent weeks, showing positive results from the U.S. market for smart locks. Results follow an exchange between the two companies, in which Assa Abloy divested its Yale brand to Fortune in June 2023. Net sales for […]

Builders FirstSource Raises Over $1.2 Million for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Jun 8th, 2023

Builders FirstSource Inc. recently announced that its annual Swing for the Cure golf charity event raised more than $1.2 million for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Officials said the total marks a new record for the event and underscores the company’s commitment to supporting the fight against blood cancer. Among this year’s event sponsors […]

Fourth-Quarter and Year-End Results Mostly Positive, Despite Challenging Year

Feb 27th, 2023

Four publicly traded door and window companies released financial results last week, showing mostly solid fourth-quarter and year-end results. Despite a housing market that slumped throughout 2022, net sales were up for Masonite and PGT Innovations in the fourth quarter. Meanwhile, reports from Fortune Brands Innovations (including Therma-Tru, Larson and Master Lock) weren’t as strong, […]

IBS Returns to Full Force, Decking the Halls With More Doors Than Windows

Feb 1st, 2023

If there were a theme song for this year’s International Builders Show (IBS), it might be Bruce Springsteen’s “Glory Days.” Except in this case, they aren’t passing by so much as they appear to be returning. After a tumultuous experience with a virtual format in 2021 and a subdued in-person turnout in 2022, the show […]

Boise Cascade Adds Door Shop In Kansas City

Jan 25th, 2023

Boise Cascade announced it will open a new facility in Kansas City, where the company plans to produce pre-hung doors. The 150,000-sq.-ft. location marks the company’s 10th door shop, where officials say they will lean on existing partners to produce interior and exterior products manufactured by Therma-Tru, Simpson and Steves and Sons. “We believe our […]

The House Designers Announces New Partnership with Pella Windows

Jul 15th, 2022

Online house plan provider The House Designers has announced its newest product partnership with Pella Windows & Doors. The decision, officials for The House Designers say, came after a vetting process that included consumer reviews and residential architects throughout the U.S. and Canada. Jerry Axelrod, an owner of The House Designers and an architect in […]

Fortune Brands Splits into Two Publicly-Traded Companies

Apr 29th, 2022

Along with its report for the first quarter of 2022, home and security products company Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc., headquartered in Deerfield, Ill., announced a split into two publicly-traded companies. Fortune Brands announced on Thursday, April 28 that the split comes with the pursuit of a tax-free spinoff for its cabinets business. New […]

Fenestration Companies Named by Forbes as Best Large Employers

Feb 12th, 2021

Andersen Corp., Pella Corp., Masonite and Fortune Brands (which includes Therma-Tru, Larson and Fypon), are among the top door and window related companies named to Forbes’ list of America’s Best Large Employers for 2021, which was released this week. Five hundred large employers that received the most recommendations made the cut from 50,000 employees in […]

IBSx Goes Virtual, But Without a Digital Expo—For Now

Feb 11th, 2021

The 2021 International Builders’ Show virtual experience (IBSx) launched on Tuesday, and it wasn’t without a few hiccups—and we mean more than how COVID-19 turned the trade show industry on its ear, and left suppliers scrambling to get their new products in the hands of current and potential customers. IBSx, continuing through Friday, offered an […]

Fortune Brands Posts Strong Sales in 2020 and Predicts Continual Growth This Year

Feb 4th, 2021

Fortune Brands Home and Security Inc. reported its fourth quarter and full-year 2020 results this week. It’s good news for the company—and the housing market in general—with fourth quarter and full-year 2020 sales increasing approximately 13% and 6%, to $1.7 billion and $6.1 billion, respectively, year-over-year. Even better, the company, parent to both Therma-Tru and […]