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Legrand turning up the shade with Solarfective acquisition

August 3, 2016  By  Renée Francoeur

August 3, 2016 – Legrand has acquired Solarfective Products Limited, a manufacturer of standard and custom shading systems for commercial applications. Solarfective will become part of Legrand, North America’s Building Control Systems business.

“We are thrilled to be joining Legrand,” said Anise Odeh, owner and president of Solarfective. “I am confident this partnership will continue Solarfective’s growth into new markets and provide further technological advancements in commercial shading and lighting systems integration.”

This news follows another recent acquisition for Legrand of Qmotion Advanced Shading Systems for residential markets.

“High-performance buildings and energy codes are continually evolving. This acquisition is about providing our customers better, more integrated solutions for passive and active lighting control to meet the evolving demands of today’s buildings,” said John Selldorff, president and CEO of Legrand, North America.


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