Richelieu Hardware Ltd is a Canadian company that manufactures, distributes and imports hardware and related products in North America. Headquartered in Montreal, the company was founded in 1968. It is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange and trades under the ticker symbol ‘RCH’. It has wide customers base of more than 90,000 customers across the US and Canada.
It offers about 125,000 products under different categories such as:
• Kitchen and Bathroom accessories – includes sink accessories, base cabinets, corner cabinets, storage system, backsplash railing system, hoods, microwaves and vacuums, countertops and accessories, wine cellars, frameless shower enclosure components, decorative bathroom accessories, compact pull-out laundry baskets.
• Lighting hardware and accessories – includes fluorescent, Halogen, LED, transformers and power supplies, power cables and connectors, switches and sockets.
• Glass Hardware- includes Glass baluster and railing, stand-off, clips, glass shelves support, mirror hardware, sliding door systems and ladders, doors and windows hardware.
Menuiserie des Pins Ltd and Cedan Industries Inc, which the subsidiaries of the company, manufacture specialty items for the latter.
Cedan Industries include a broad range of products including edge banding, veneer sheets, real wood thick edge banding either in strips, common species or exotic species and pre-varnished products.
Menuiserie des Pins Ltd, on the other hand, offers components such as wooden doors and frames, steel door and frames.
Richelieu Hardware also curates numerous catalogues such as Decorative hooks- USA, Fastener guide, Anchors complete collection, New decorative Hardware collection, and Waste & Recycling, among others.
Its retailing customers include small and medium-sized hardware stores, purchasing groups and renovation superstores. Richelieu’s aim is to maintain customer’s success and growth while creating Shareholder value and supporting a business culture focused on partnership, entrepreneurship, results and quality of service.
Richelieu Ltd has over 80 distribution centres across Canada and US, including some important locations such as Calgary, Ottawa, Quebec, Montreal, Orlando, Philadelphia, Houston, Nashville, Louisville, Jacksonville, Richmond and Riviera Beach.
The company has two manufacturing plants in Longueuil and Notre-Dame-Des-Pins. The company has few value-added transactional websites like richelieu.com, onwardhardware.com and cedan.com.