Posts Tagged ‘ Therma-Tru ’

Fortune Brands Keeps Growing

Feb 4th, 2016

Fortune Brands, a home and security products company, recently released its fourth quarter (Q4) 2015 results and provided its 2016 annual outlook. “We delivered strong results at the high end of our guidance for the fourth quarter and full year 2015,” says Chris Klein, CEO. “We achieved strong sales growth as the home products market […]

The Best of the Builders’ Show

Jan 22nd, 2016

Another International Builders’ Show is in the books, and many people hearkened back to the “good old days” to describe the show. You know, back in the day when housing starts were well more than a million and business was good all around. As new-home construction continues to climb toward that million mark, the aisles […]

Brett E. Finley Named Therma-Tru President

Jan 14th, 2016

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. has named Brett E. Finley as president of its Therma-Tru business unit. He assumes the role effective Feb. 15, 2016, and will report to Christopher Klein, chief executive officer of Fortune Brands. Finley served in a number of senior leadership roles at IDEX Corporation beginning in 2008. Most recently, he was […]

WMA Puts Plenty of Products on Display

Nov 5th, 2015

The World Millwork Alliance’s 51st annual convention and tradeshow, held this week at Atlanta’s Cobb Galleria Convention Center, was a showcase of new products and services. Johnson Hardware showed off a new soft close for pocket doors. It’s expected to launch at the International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Las Vegas in January. It’s rated for doors up […]

Two Winners Named in Therma-Tru Online Sweepstakes

Aug 26th, 2015

The Therma-Tru 2015 “Unlock the Opportunities” national online sweepstakes game recently crowned two grand prize winners from the fenestration industry — Virginia Carver with Windows Inc. in South Carolina and Elizabeth Neal with Huttig Building Products in Maine. Carver won a 2015 TRACKER Pro 160 fishing boat with trailer, and Neal won a Hawaiian vacation for two including airfare, […]

Fortune Brands’ Q2 Financial Results Show Door Growth

Jul 23rd, 2015

Fortune Brands came out with its second quarter 2015 results and with a positive uptick in sales, and as a result updated outlook for this year’s earnings per share. “The rate of growth for the home products market improved modestly in the second quarter and our teams again delivered profit growth that was right on […]

Therma-Tru Wants Some “Door Do-Overs”

Jul 23rd, 2015

door do over

Maumee, Ohio-based Therma-Tru is helping homeowners decide if now’s the time to replace their door by sponsoring “Door Do-Over Week” from August 3-7, 2015. “Our inaugural Door Do-Over Week was extremely successful last year,” says Donna Contat, director of brand management. “We were able to provide helpful insights to homeowners and guide them through the […]

Fortune Brands Issues $900 Million Bond Package

Jun 9th, 2015

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc., the parent company of Therma-Tru entry door systems and Master Lock and SentrySafe security products, announced on Monday that it priced a $900 million registered public offering of senior unsecured notes. The company intends to use the proceeds to pay down its debt and for general corporate purposes. “Our […]

Fortune Brands Commits to Conservancy in a Big Way

May 29th, 2015

Fortune Brands Home and Security Inc, parent company of Therma-Tru, will give $400,000 over three years to The Nature Conservancy, a global conservation organization. It’s the continuation of a three-year relationship that’s already seen $245,000 in donations to the conservancy group as part of the company’s Fortunate Giving program. CEO Chris Klein says the program was designed “to support […]

Therma-Tru Decorative Glass

May 18th, 2015

Therma-Tru has enhanced the size offerings for its Villager and Homeward decorative glass products for 2015.  Many larger sizes of the Craftsman-style glass are now available in all five Classic-Craft door collections. New doorlite sizes include a full lite at 25 inches by 66 inches, a 3/4-lite at 25 inches by 51 inches, a 2/3-lite at 25 inches by 42 […]