Darby Glass has set up a new division, Pro-Glass by Darby, to provide processed, curved, laminated, filmed and decorative glasses for the 'internal architectural' market. Cladding companies Stoneflex and United Roofing Products have merged to form Stoneflex URP. There has been a management buy-in at Johnson Brothers, one of the longest established specialist suppliers of suspended ceilings and decorative fibrous mouldings. Volution Holdings has bought the Smiths Group's ventilation and cablemanagement businesses. Apollo Lighting has become the sole distributor of TLV Group's lighting and hospital equipment, allowing it to offer hospitals a new range of bedhead trunking equipment.
Wilsonart has formed a partnership with Montague L Meyer and William T Eden to distribute Wilsonart worktops. Omega Doors, a specialist in hinged steel fire doors, has signed an exclusive three-year worldwide distribution agreement with Booth Industries.