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Louisville Ladder acquires Lite Products, Inc

Louisville, KY, USA, July 2nd, 2014 – Louisville Ladder announced today that it has acquired 100% of the assets of Lite Products, Inc. a unit of Supplierpipeline. This acquisition wraps up the Strategic Alliance formed between the companies at the end of 2013.

Lite Products, located in Mississauga, ON, has been a leading manufacturer and marketer of climbing products in Canada with strong brand recognition in the consumer channel. The Lite Products operations will boost Louisville’s resources in Canada and will compound benefits for both their customers.

Customers will benefit from a strong portfolio of Products and Brands targeting specific needs and segments. Louisville, a widely renowned brand in the Professional Channel, is a leading innovator of Climbing Products promoting Safety and Productivity for all ladder users.

Full incorporation of both companies will materialize over a period of three months, during which we will continuously communicate with Customers, Suppliers and Employees, as needed, to facilitate a smooth transition.

Louisville and Lite employees are excited and looking forward to the possibilities this operation will generate and sure that it will certainly yield advantages for the Canadian Ladder Market and for our loyal Customers.


About Louisville Ladder, Inc:

Louisville Ladder, headquartered in Louisville, KY., is one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of climbing equipment in the world for residential and professional applications. For more than 66 years, Louisville Ladder has pioneered industry shaping innovations such as its patented QuickLatch™ rung-lock system, ProTop™ work tray and SHOX™ impact absorption system. With forward-thinking design and state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, Louisville Ladder is committed to delivering innovative, professional grade climbing products that meet and exceed the demands of modern-day jobsites. Learn more at http://bootstrap.louisvilleladderus.com/.


About Louisville Ladder, Inc:

Located in Mississauga, Ontario since 1964. Lite® ladders have been built to last…Engineered for safety, dependability, and convenience, the Lite® brand encompasses the full range of quality aluminum, fiberglass, and wood products. Lite® provides professionals and homeowners with both the widest choice of products and the safest climbing experience possible. Lite® products and accessories are shipped worldwide: Canada, USA, Africa, South America, BVI, Russia, Australia, Thailand, and Dubai.


About Louisville Ladder, Inc:

Louisville Ladder:
Santiago Veytia
(502) 635-9305

Lite Ladder:
Sharaz Shaikh
(905) 670-7230 x22



Louisville Ladder® Purchases Century Industries’ Attic Ladder Assets

March 1st, 2014, LOUISVILLE, KY: Louisville Ladder agreed to purchase the assets of Century Industries’ Arkansas Attic Ladder production facility including machinery, product designs and brand. The asset acquisition comes after Century’s decision to exit the attic ladder manufacturing business.

Louisville Ladder will continue shipping Century products to valuable Century customers, and current Century customers will have an open account with Louisville Ladder. As of March 15th, 2014, Century product orders are being fulfilled by Louisville Ladder from the Dallas, TX and Louisville, KY warehouses.

In addition, Louisville Ladder has agreed to retain Century’s Customer Service Team. Customers will be able to continue requesting product and product information at the regular telephone number: 888-547-0345. The new web address for product news and information: www.centuryattic.com.


About Louisville Ladder®:

Louisville Ladder, headquartered in Louisville, KY, is one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of climbing equipment in the world for residential and professional applications. For more than 66 years, Louisville Ladder has pioneered industry shaping innovations such as its patented QuickLatch® rung-lock system, ProTop™ work tray and SHOX™ impact absorption system. With forward-thinking design and state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, Louisville Ladder is committed to delivering innovative, professional grade climbing products that meet and exceed the demands of modern-day jobsites. Learn more at louisvilleladder.com.


About Century Industries:

Century Industries, Inc. has been manufacturing folding attic stairways for more than 30 years. Century has manufacturing facilities in Arkansas and North Carolina. In addition to the folding attic stairways, Century Industries also manufactures and sells specialty and decorative windows available from retailers nationwide.