Masonite buys DW3

Gareth Mobley


Masonite International Corporation has bought the DW3 Products Group and its subsidiaries for an undisclosed sum.


DW3 Products Group owns a number of door brands including Solidor, Residor and Nicedor, it has a manufacturing facility in Stoke-On-Trent. The window division includes The Residence Collection and Window Widgets which operate from Gloucester.


Masonite International owns a number of door manufacturers in the UK including Door-Stop International, Hickman Industries, Performance Door Set Solutions and Premdor. The introduction of DW3 Products Group fits well in Masonite’s profile.


The existing DW3 Products Group management team are all staying in their current roles.


Gareth Mobley, CEO of DW3 Products Group says: "The acquisition of DW3 by Masonite International is good news for all. It has a proven track record with companies such as Door-Stop International which has grown strongly since its acquisition. Without question, are the perfect fit for DW3.


"Little will change across the group whether you are a customer of Solidor, Residor, Nicedor, The Residence Collection or Window Widgets. With the resources of Masonite behind us and opportunities to share knowledge and ideas, this should make for a very strong, stable and successful future."