NEW YEAR, NEW YALE DOOR AND WINDOW SOLUTIONS Yale Door and Window Solutions is the new name for the recently integrated division of Yale OEM and Paddock. The new business stands as the UK’s largest supplier of multipoint locks under the command of new Managing Director Kevin Hill. Now based at ASSA ABLOY Headquarters, Yale Door and Window Solutions has been formed to offer high security systems from the world’s favourite Yale, Lockmaster and Millenco brands. Beyond multipoint door locking systems, Yale Door and Window Solutions portfolio now also includes multipoint window and patio locks; hinges, door handles, euro cylinders and secondary security products, together with a host of new products to be launched in 2013. A new website, http://www.yaledws.co.uk is also now available, dedicated to serving fabricators and installers to offer the latest technical and business advice alongside new product announcements. Says new Managing Director Kevin Hill: “Our new name reflects the successful integration into the ASSA ABLOY Group, to enable Yale Door and Window Solutions to offer our customers even greater service capability and launch more innovative product lines, quickly and efficiently to market. “We want to continue to help fabricator and installer customers to harness the brand power of Yale, which is still the most famous lock brand together with the equally well known and respected Lockmaster and Millenco brands and products. Being associated with trust, reliability and value can only provide home and property owners with peace of mind at a time when crime rates are a top concern. It’s an exciting time for Yale Door and Window Solutions and I’m thrilled to have the chance to lead such a great team and business. Kevin Hill joins Yale Door and Window Solutions with extensive experience in the industry, working as Managing Director at leading super fabricator John Fredericks Plastics and Warmseal are one of the UK’s leading commercial supply and fit contractors.