Hufcor and Monarch create partnership
By Patrick Flannery
May 27, 2013–Hufcor has announced it has teamed with Monarch Glass Wall Systems, a leading Canadian source of all-purpose, custom-built bi-folding glass walls. The partnership introduces Monarch by Hufcor, a luxurious line of movable exterior glass wall systems and sliding doors now available for the first time to the mainstream home building industry in the United States.
27, 2013 – Hufcor has announced
it has teamed with Monarch Glass Wall Systems, a leading Canadian source of
all-purpose, custom-built bi-folding glass walls. The partnership introduces Monarch
by Hufcor, a luxurious line of movable exterior glass wall systems and sliding
doors now available for the first time to the mainstream home building industry
in the United States.
“This new partnership between Hufcor and Monarch builds on each company’s strengths,”
said Hufcor’s Mark Blanchard, vice-president, sales and marketing. “Hufcor’s network
of installing and servicing dealers now has a high-quality exterior movable glass
wall system to round out the complete interior glass wall line. Monarch’s introduction
in the United States means the products are fully supported
by a local service team to ensure architects, builders and homeowners
are completely satisfied.”
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The Monarch by Hufcor line will be backed by a company with a 110-year history
of success. Hufcor, founded in 1901, sets the standard in flexible space
solutions from 13 different global manufacturing facilities.
"Hufcor is the market leader in movable walls,” said George Mei, president
of Monarch. “Offering our movable Glasswall systems combines our two brands'
strengths in the U.S. – product excellence and commercial market expertise.
We're excited to be partnered with Hufcor."
Monarch thermally insulated folding glass walls and lift and side doors are
specifically designed for variable climate conditions throughout North America,
ranging from the Arizona desert to the deep freeze of Minnesota.
The roster of Monarch by Hufcor glass wall products is intended for high-end
residential installations and large, open-spaced commercial applications.
Hufcor is a leading brand of movable walls for major hotel chains, convention
centers, schools, commercial offices and anywhere else that flexible walls are
installed around the world.
Monarch by Hufcor is backed by nearly 100 local Hufcor distributors who provide
upfront design assistance, installation, and preventative maintenance and