Moen brings Morley collection to Menards
The Moen Morley bath accessory collection, available at Menards, is described a a "casual, transitional style."
Offered in Mediterranean Bronze finish, the collection coordinates with a variety of popular bath designs, according to North Olmsted, Ohio-based Moen.
Accessories in the Morley collection include: double robe hook, pivoting paper holder, 18-in. and 24-in. towel bars, and towel ring.
In addition to style, each accessory includes mounting hardware for easy installation. All products are backed by Moen’s limited lifetime warranty.
Moen is part of Fortune Brands Home & Security.
Sears takes out $1 billion in term loans
Sears Holdings Corporation announced that its wholly owned subsidiaries, Sears Roebuck Acceptance Corp. and Kmart Corporation, have taken out a $1.0 billion loan.
The incremental term loan was enacted under a new senior secured term loan facility under the company’s existing credit agreement, titled Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement dated April 8, 2011. The agreement continues to provide for a $3.275 billion asset-based revolving credit facility.
The net proceeds of the loan were used to reduce borrowings under the revolving facility, resulting in borrowings outstanding under the revolving facility of approximately $1.0 billion.
The loan matures in June 2018, while the revolving facility remains scheduled to expire on April 8, 2016.
Sears ranks third on the 2013 HCN Retailer Scoreboard, with estimated home improvement sales of $16.4 billion.
Southwest Fastener promotes Bobby Ramirez
Phoenix-based Southwest Fastener announced that Bobby Ramirez has been promoted from within the company to help strengthen the outside sales force.
Ramirez has 10 years of experience at Southwest Fastener. Within the company, he has worked his way up the ranks from warehouse team member to assistant warehouse manager, and eventually becoming the warehouse manager at Southwest Fastener.
The promotion comes at a time when Southwest Fastener is expanding to new locations in the southwest region of the United States and hiring more personnel, the company said.
“I am very excited to take on this new position and the challenges that come with it,” Ramirez said. “I think it will be fun developing relationships with new and existing customers.”