HOUSTON, July 24, 2023 (NYSE: NX) — Quanex and Advanced Screen Systems Inc. (ASSI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Unique Home Designs, Inc., have entered into an exclusive manufacturing agreement for ASSI’s proprietary high-performance screen systems featuring Meshtec technology. Under this partnership, Quanex will fabricate and distribute licensed products from ASSI and develop new applications to capitalize on the growing demand for high-performance window and door screens.
As the market leader in traditional insect screens, Quanex is uniquely positioned to provide upgraded screen solutions for window and door manufacturers that offer enhanced performance and expanded market opportunities. Advanced Screen Systems Inc. has established itself as the leader in this emerging market with proprietary designs and patented applications that are now available to Quanex. Together, they will establish a leadership position in the high-performance screen market with this unparalleled partnership.
“By partnering with ASSI, we are able to offer our customers innovative high-performance screen solutions that meet the growing demand for safety, security and durability in residential and commercial buildings,” said Bob Daniels, President, North American Fenestration, Quanex.”
“Quanex is the perfect partner to expand and develop this growing market,” said Jeff Bell, President and CEO, Unique Home Designs Inc., ASSI’s parent company. “With multiple screen factories across the country, strong relationships with the largest window and door manufacturers, and outstanding logistics capabilities, Quanex is perfectly positioned to bring these products to market. We are excited to partner with Quanex to offer this new opportunity to window and door OEMs.”