Q.E.P. Completes Homelux Acquisition

Tile accessories deal also includes TileRite brand products.

Q.E.P. CO., INC. (QEPC) announces that on Monday, March 4, 2013, it completed the acquisition of the Homelux and TileRite distribution businesses of Homelux Nenplas Limited.

Homelux is a leading, global supplier of tile accessories to the DIY and professional markets with a product portfolio that includes extruded plastic and metal tile trims, flooring profiles, bathtub seals, under-tile heating, crack isolation and waterproofing solutions.

Q.E.P. Co., Inc., founded in 1979, is a worldwide provider of innovative, quality and value-driven flooring and industrial solutions. QEP delivers a comprehensive line of hardwood flooring, flooring installation tools, adhesives and flooring related products targeted for the professional installer as well as the do-it-yourselfer.

In addition the company provides industrial tools with cutting edge technology to all of the industrial trades. Under brand names including QEP, ROBERTS, Capitol, HarrisWood, Nupla, HISCO, Vitrex, PRCI, Porta-Nail and Elastiment, and now including Homelux and TileRite, the Company markets over 5,000 products. The Company sells its products to home improvement retail centers, specialty distribution outlets, municipalities and industrial solution providers in 50 states and throughout the world.