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Andersen Corporation Signs Agreement to Acquire Weiland

Oct 2, 2013

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BAYPORT, Minn. (September 30, 2013) – Andersen Corporation, the leading manufacturer of windows and doors, and Weiland Sliding Doors and Windows, Inc., a leader in the specialty door segment, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Andersen will acquire Weiland for an undisclosed amount. The Boards of Director for the two privately held companies unanimously approved the transaction.

 

“Specialty doors are a growing market segment as outdoor living spaces have increased in popularity,” said Andersen Corporation Chairman, President and CEO Jay Lund. “This acquisition accelerates our entry into this important category and closely aligns with the expansion of our architectural products.”

 
Weiland’s specialty door offerings include lift and slide, folding door products, as well as pivot doors and European styled tilt and turn windows. Virtually limitless options include curved and corner configurations and oversized panels. The portfolio provides performance-grade products including aluminum, wood, and wood clad profiles complementing the Andersen door offerings.

 

Andersen intends to continue Weiland production and operations in the San Diego area with existing management in place.

 

“The two privately held companies share many of the same values, including a commitment to employees, quality and innovation,” said Weiland Founder Bill Weiland. “This is an exciting day for us, and offers additional resources to increase our product offerings and performance, strengthening both companies.”

 

ABOUT ANDERSEN CORPORATION
Headquartered in Bayport, Minnesota, Andersen Corporation includes Andersen Windows, Renewal by Andersen, and Silver Line Building Products. Andersen employs 9,000 people in locations across North America with sales worldwide. Andersen received the 2013 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence award for its ongoing commitment to sustainability. Learn more about Andersen at andersencorporation.com.




Sep 18, 2013

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We’re honored to be included in this year’s Architects’ Choice. Scott Hughes of Hughes Umbanhowar Architects recommends the Weiland Liftslide as one of his favorite products. Check out some of our sliding door’s distinguishing details, or read the article online at Residential Architect.




On the Cover

May 15, 2013
On the Cover

Weiland’s House in the Garden project, by Cunningham Architects, is featured on the cover of Window & Door. The issues feature article is titled ‘Multi-panel Doors Go Mainstream’.




PCBC Weiland Plant Tour RSVP

Apr 2, 2013

The PCBC show is coming to San Diego this June. We’ll be displaying our new wX Liftslide, as well as hosting an open house and plant tour at Weiland on June 6, from 4-7PM. We would love to have you stop by for wine, hor’doeuvres, and to learn about our production, products, and facilities first hand. Call us for more details at 760-722-8828.




Nashville Video

Mar 27, 2013
Nashville Video

Architect Michael Goorevich recently completed an addition for a residence located in Nashville, TN. The project features aluminum Weiland Liftslides that open up to a back patio and pool area. Continue reading the blog post to see a video slideshow of the project.

 




PCBC Questionnaire

Feb 25, 2013

We’re planning an open house and plant tour before, during, and after the PCBC show, and we’d love to have you stop by and visit us.