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Fortress Railing Products Establishes Distribution Partnership with Huttig Building Products in Northern California


Richardson, TX – March 25, 2013 – Fortress Railing Products, a leading innovator and manufacturer of railing products, announces its partnership with Huttig Building Products, one of the nation’s largest wholesale distributors of specialty building products.


Striving to be the best distributor of every product it sells, in every market it serves, Huttig Building Products is confident in its services and continues to improve its offerings and distribution methods so its dealers have an efficient model to service their customers.  For more than 125 years, Huttig Building Products has built lasting relationships with some of the most trusted and reliable names in the industry, which allows them to offer the highest quality building products at competitive costs.


“Huttig Building Products’ strength has been building relationships and providing excellent service to its network of dealers” said Erik Flick, General Manager of Fortress Railing Products, “and we feel like Huttig Building Products and Fortress Railing Products are a tremendous fit and look forward to the opportunities and growth in the Northern California market.”


With over 40 years of combined experience in building products, Fortress Railing Products is best known for its innovative pre-welded railing systems.  In 2012, Fortress Railing Products released its much-anticipated Al13 Aluminum Railing system designed to be easily installed much like its firmly successful Fe26 Iron Railing counterpart.  Also newly released was its FortressAccents Post Caps & LED Lighting line encompassing post caps fitting a range of 2” to 6” posts as well as LED options to enhance any outdoor space.


“Fortress Railing Products has quickly grown to be a dependable leader in the railing industry” said Chuck Scott, Sales Manager of Huttig, “and we are excited to bring such a high quality railing product to our network of dealers to continue to help them grow their businesses in a trusted brand.”


About Fortress Railing Products

Fortress Railing Products, a division of The Fortress Company, is committed to developing innovative, quality products specifically for the railing industry.  It is very proud of its vast distribution network, commitment to code testing, innovative product design and the strength of the Fortress Railing Products brand.  As a respected category creator and industry leader, Fortress Railing Products offers a complete line of railing solutions to meet virtually any need.




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