Mergers Acquisitions  
Trulite Glass & Aluminum  
Completes VFG Group Acquisition  
rulite Glass & Aluminum Solu- Serge [Bouthillier] and his team are a  
tions has increased its presence great addition to Trulite,” says Paul  
in the Canadian market. The Schmitz, Trulite CEO.“Our shared val-  
company recently finalized the acquisi- ues on operational excellence and cus-  
tion of Quebec-based VFG Group. tomer-centric attitude will help us grow  
As part of the purchase, the VFG together in 2016.”  
briefly ...  
T has com-  
pleted its acquisition of The Freedo-  
nia Group, which publishes more  
than 100 industry studies annually,  
including many used in the glass in-  
dustry … Intertek completed the ac-  
quisition of Professional Service  
Industries Inc., an engineering and  
testing firm that provides integrated  
quality-assurance services within the  
construction market. The acquisition  
was finalized November 23. s  
Group product offering will expand to  
“As part of the transaction, Serge  
include laminated and Guardian/PPG Bouthillier and the remainder of the  
certified products supported from the management team will continue to  
Trulite Toronto “Super Center.”  
oversee the daily operations. I look for-  
We are excited with the addition of ward to continuity in the management  
the VFG Group and expect customers team as we strengthen our place in the  
to experience little change with the ex- Canadian market,” adds regional vice  
ception of greater future offerings. president Jack Murphy.  
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USGlass, Metal & Glazing | April 2016