When it comes to cabinets, MasterBrand Cabinets is something of a prime minister. It's one of the top wall cabinetry manufacturers in the US and beyond, after main rival
MasterBrand is part of Fortune Brands Home & Security's Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry segment, which contributed about 40% of the company's overall sales in 2013.
In addition to its own brands, MasterBrand is the exclusive supplier of
Indiana-based MasterBrand Cabinets operates more than 25 manufacturing facilities, distribution centers, and retail stores throughout the US and Canada.
Sales and Marketing
MasterBrand markets its cabinetry through 7,500 dealer locations in the US and Canada and boasts more than 9,000 craftsmen to produce its products.
The cabinets maker invests in targeted advertising and other strategic initiatives to boost its brand awareness and educate consumers about its product lines. Fortune Brands Home & Security spent $4.5 million in 2012 toward supply chain initiatives to spur growth of new products.
Thanks to rising cabinet demand, revenue from the Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry segment has increased about 24% in 2013 versus 2012, to $1.6 billion. Operating income for the segment increased 373% year over year to $97.1 million.
Buoyed by the recovery in the housing market and, consequently, increasing demand for its cabinets, MasterBrand plans to invest about $8 million to expand its production facility in Ferdinand, Indiana. The funds will be invested in equipment to add additional capacity and expand the product offering at the 500,000-square-foot facility.
MasterBrand's strategy for building momentum counts on a sustained investment in products and customer service. The company regularly rolls out net products, such as its series of new door designs, color palettes, and features touted to help consumers customize their kitchen at a lower price.
MasterBrand was formed in 1998. It is the result of combining five separate cabinet brands under one company.
1 MASTERBRAND CABINETS DR
Jasper, IN 47546-2248
Phone: 1 (812) 482-2527
Employer Type: Privately Owned
Executive Vice President Operations: Rob Mullally
President: David M. Randich
Executive Vice President Retail: Rich Tobin
Employees (This Location): 300
Employees (All Locations): 11,000
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