U S Block Windows® Inc. Acquires Hy-Lite®
April 2, 2009
U S Block Windows Inc. has purchased substantially all of the assets
of Hy-Lite Products Inc., an acrylic block and decorative glass
window manufacturer located in Eatonton, Ga. Hy-Lite was previously
owned by Fortune Brands Inc. U S Block Windows Inc., which is headquartered
in Pensacola, Fla., with manufacturing facilities in Pensacola and
Tempe, Ariz., is privately owned by Hampshire Equity Partners of
"The addition of Hy-Lite's products to our existing company
will provide window dealers, builders and consumers with a broad
variety of choices to meet their expanding privacy window needs
from a single source," says Roger Murphy, president of U S
Block Windows Inc. "We're excited by this opportunity to strengthen
our company with an increased product offering that positions us
as the leading acrylic block provider in the industry."
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