Levolor

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Levolor (also doing business as Levolor Kirsch Window Fashions) is a manufacturer of custom window blinds and shades,[1][2] stock blinds and shades, custom draperies, and drapery hardware. It is a division of Newell Rubbermaid,[3] falling under the business unit of Newell Rubbermaid.[4]

History[edit]

The company was founded in 1914.[5] In 1993, Levolor was acquired by Newell (known today as Newell Rubbermaid).[6]

Locations[edit]

Levolor is headquartered in the Atlanta, GA corporate offices of Newell Rubbermaid and has operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and China.[5] Consumers can purchase Levolor products from a number of major retailers including Home Depot, Lowe's, JC Penney's, RONA, and other independent dealers and stores.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Behind the blinds at Levelor, New York Times, Alison Leigh Cowan, 15 May 1988 [1]
  2. ^ BUSINESS PEOPLE; Levolor Gets New Head From an Air Courier, New York Times, 20 June 1988, [2]
  3. ^ Chief Who puts Newell Rubbermaid Together Quits, New York Times, Greg Winter, 2 November, [3]
  4. ^ Cleaning, Organization, & Decor
  5. ^ a b "About Levolor". Retrieved 17 August 2014. 
  6. ^ "No Discounting `Newellization'". chicago tribune. Retrieved 17 August 2014. 

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