Women in Construction
Screenco acquires Promax
By Patrick Flannery
Screenco Manufacturing has announced the acquisition of Groupe Promax. Promax is a leading manufacturer of patio door screen products located in Quebec City. This acquisition allows Screenco to cover the entire span of North America from east to west. With added production capacities, diverse product offerings and advanced manufacturing technologies, Screenco now has the ability to better service the North American fenestration industry.
Founded in 1979, Screenco is one of Canada’s leading manufacturers of window and door screen products. Located in Quebec City, Groupe Promax is a leading manufacturer of fabricated patio door screens. Screenco has locations in Calgary and Sheboygan, Wis., with headquarters in Vaughan, Ont.
Screenco plans to retain Promax’s strong brand identity under the name Promax, a Screenco division. Promax customers will notice no change to service or communication channels.
“Promax’s strength in the patio door screen market compliments our existing product offerings to our customers,” said Jennifer Small, Screenco president and CEO. “We are now able to service all of North America from coast to coast and we are very proud to have the Promax team as part of the Screenco family.”