August 10, 2012

Lake Forest, Calif.-based Pfister is rolling out a product designed to make bathroom fixture upgrades easier for the homeowner.

Pfister has launched the first Universal Tub and Shower product in the faucet category, a tub and shower fixture that is compatible with eight different water valves from three of the leading manufacturers in the plumbing industry -- Pfister, Moen and Delta.

June 29, 2012

Faucet manufacturer Moen Inc. has announced the promotion of Ji Kim to director of global design, effective immediately. In her new role, Kim will be responsible for providing design leadership and vision for the global design team at Moen. She will set and drive strategy for product design in several countries for categories including faucets, showerheads, accessories and bath safety items.

June 29, 2011

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May 20, 2011

Kitchen and bath supplier Moen has named Steve Holdsworth as its new VP wholesale sales, effective immediately.  In this role, Holdsworth will provide leadership to Moen’s sales organization and support their sales efforts in the wholesale channel. In addition to defining, developing and managing the implementation of sales strategies and customer programs for the wholesale business unit, Holdsworth will direct sales operations, training and development. 

May 9, 2011

Kitchen and bath supplier Moen has announced the promotion of Mark Knurek to the position of director of marketing and product development for its commercial business unit.

February 4, 2011

Pointing to strength across all of its major businesses, Fortune Brands posted fourth-quarter sales of $1.90 billion, up 5% from the prior-year quarter, with the home and security division up 2%. Net income was $85.4 million, compared with $11.5 million in the prior year.

"Our determination to go on offense during the economic downturn and boost strategic investment across our businesses made a big impact in 2010," said CEO Bruce Carbonari.

December 10, 2010

Fortune Brands, whose products include Master Lock and Moen, has announced its intention to separate its three consumer businesses --home and security, golf products and distilled spirits -- so it can focus solely on its liquor business as an independently publicly traded company.

December 28, 2008

Moen, MasterBrand Cabinets, Therma-Tru and Simonton will report to a new boss as Rich Forbes...

July 23, 2008

Participants can upload videos of their kitchen and bath remodeling projects, and users can vote...

August 20, 2007

Bruce Carbonari currently serves as president and COO. He succeeds Norm Wesley, who will remain...

July 15, 2007

More modern decorative plumbing fixtures appear to be making a comeback over staid and traditional...