Life-Time Poly-Millwork Acquires Custom Decorative Mouldings Polyurethane Division, Forming a New Leader in Polyurethane Millwork Building Products

The combined company provides one of the most diverse and feature-rich

lines of polyurethane millwork for both exterior and interior construction,

while maintaining the high levels of customer service and responsiveness

enjoyed by its customers nation-wide

Sep 22, 2008, 01:00 ET from Life-Time Poly-Millwork

    CHARLEROI, Pa., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Two market leaders in
 polyurethane millwork, Life-Time Poly-Millwork (Life-Time, a division of
 RAS Industries), and Custom Decorative Mouldings, Inc. (CDM), announced
 today that they have joined forces to provide the best architectural
 features for the homebuilding and commercial industries. The combined
 company provides over 50 years of experience in polyurethane millwork
 manufacturing. "This acquisition is an integral part of Life-Time's
 strategy to become the preferred choice for all polyurethane millwork
 applications," stated Afshan Khan, CEO of Life-Time.
     Together CDM and Life-Time provide outstanding customer satisfaction
     -- Rapid delivery with greater production capacity and efficiency
     -- Manufacturing flexibility leveraging multi-site facilities including
 USA, India, and China sources
     -- Vast array of product offerings, maintaining the current Life-Time
 and CDM part numbers
     -- Expanded customer services from the same great people that deliver
 that "personal touch"
     -- Continued order processing using both Life-Time and CDM catalogs
     "This acquisition is a big win for customers. Customers will continue
 to enjoy the highest level of service in the industry from the same CDM
 team, with the same consistent lead times and shipping schedules that CDM
 has established," said McKy Mervine, President of CDM. "We at CDM have
 established long term relationships that will be preserved and strengthened
 through this combination with Life-Time."
     Angelo Pasquale, Chief Operating Officer at Life-Time, remarked, "We
 believe that by combining these two great companies, we can offer customers
 a competitive advantage in today's challenging market. The fusion of these
 two companies uniquely positions Life-Time as a leading provider offering
 thousands of products that add value and beauty to homes and commercial
 projects. We are ready to meet customer polyurethane millwork needs for
 today and tomorrow. I encourage product distributors, home builders, and
 commercial construction companies to call Life-Time or CDM today to learn
 more about how we can help them drive sales and value from their customers
 and projects."
     About Life-Time Poly-Millwork
     Life-Time Poly-Millwork is a RAS Industries company headquartered in
 Charleroi, Pennsylvania. Life-Time's mission is to manufacture high
 quality, innovative, and environmentally friendly polyurethane building
 products that add lasting beauty and lasting value, while providing
 superior customer service and growth opportunities for its employees.
     About Custom Decorative Mouldings, Inc.
     Custom Decorative Mouldings is based in Greenwood, Delaware. CDM has a
 long history of providing outstanding, durable polyurethane moldings to
 builders and distributors throughout the United States. CDM continues to
 offer PVC flat board and PVC rail products as well as its Monumental Rail
 and Porch Post products.
Life-Time Poly-Millwork Custom Decorative Mouldings Customer Service: 1 (800) 367-1076 1 (800) 543-0553 Fax: (724) 489-0348 (302) 349-4816 E-Mail:

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