Posts Tagged ‘ Masonite ’

Masonite Adds New Talent to Residential Door Business

Nov 4th, 2013

Tony Hair joins Masonite International Corp. as vice president and business leader, residential door business. He will be responsible for the financial performance, strategic planning, sales, marketing, branding and product management for the North American residential door business. He will report directly to Larry Repar, executive vice president and Masonite’s chief operating officer. With more […]

Masonite International Corporation Adds New Board Member

Oct 1st, 2013

Masonite International Corp. announced that Rick J. Mills, former corporate vice president and president of the Components Group of Cummins, Inc., was elected to the company’s board of directors effective immediately, expanding the size of the board to eight members. Mills was also appointed to the board’s audit committee, replacing Robert J. Byrne, who resigned […]

Masonite Opens Interior Door Production Line; Files Form 10

Aug 21st, 2013


Tampa, Fla.-based Masonite® International Corp. recently opened a 200,000 square-foot door manufacturing facility in Denmark, S.C., with a fully automated production line. With its premier automation technology, Masonite says the manufacturing facility in Denmark will help the company improve product quality and safety while distributing its interior residential door products to the southeast market faster. […]

Masonite Losses Continue in Second Quarter

Aug 14th, 2013

Door manufacturer Masonite reported a net loss of $1.2 million in the three months ended June 30, 2013, compared to a $3.9 million loss a year earlier. Net sales increased $20.3 million or 4.7 percent to $453.1 million in the second quarter of 2013 over the second quarter of 2012. “Second quarter results reflect a […]

Masonite Completes Acquisition of Masisa S.A.

Jul 11th, 2013

Masonite International Corp. has completed its acquisition of the door manufacturing operations of Masisa S.A. The transaction includes the purchase of the door component operations in Cabrero, Chile and the door assembly factory in Chillan, Chile. The operations acquired manufacture high quality stile and rail panel and French wood doors for the North American market. […]

Masonite Announces Agreement to Acquire Masisa Door Manufacturing Operations

Jun 18th, 2013

Masonite International Corp. has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the door manufacturing operations of Masisa S.A. for approximately $12.5 million. The transaction includes the door component operations in Cabrero, Chile, and a door assembly factory in Chillan, Chile. The operations to be acquired primarily manufacture high-quality stile and rail panel […]

Masonite Plans $150 Million IPO

Feb 28th, 2013

Masonite International filed a statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday for an initial public offering (IPO) of $150 million. The company also announced its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2012, financial results. Net sales increased $34.4 million, or 9-percent, to $418.2 million and $186.8 million, or 12.5 percent, to $1,676.0 […]

Masonite to Close Kirkwood, N.Y. Plant

Dec 10th, 2012

Masonite filed a notice with the New York Department of Labor late last week announcing that it will close its Kirkwood, N.Y., door fabrication plant, affecting 64 employees. The company projects the layoff date as February 5, 2013, or within 14 days thereafter. “Economic” reasons are cited as the reason for the closure. The filing […]

Masonite to Lose Some Retail Business

Nov 8th, 2012

Masonite International Corp. announced this week that it was recently notified by its second largest retail customer that they will reduce their interior door business with the company, primarily in the northeastern and southwestern United States, starting early in 2013. The affected business, which consists principally of molded doors, is expected to amount to approximately […]

Huttig Building Products Announces Supply Agreements with Two Major Door Makers

Oct 15th, 2012

Huttig Building Products Inc. announced that it has entered into a multi-year agreement where it will exclusively pre-hang and distribute Therma-Tru’s exterior steel and fiberglass door products across the majority of its trading areas in the states of: Washington, Alaska, Hawaii, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Missouri, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, […]