ASSA ABLOY has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Arran Isle, a designer, manufacturer and distributor of door and window hardware in the U.K. and Ireland.

“I look forward to welcoming Arran Isle into the ASSA ABLOY Group. This acquisition delivers on our strategy to add complementary products and solutions to our core business,” says Nico Delvaux, president and CEO of ASSA ABLOY.

“Arran Isle is an excellent addition to our business and in particular EMEIA’s U.K. and
Ireland market region. The acquisition brings well-known architectural and fenestration hardware brands to our portfolio. Arran Isle has built a reputation developing innovative products and a market-leading approach to customer service with a passionate and experienced team,” says Neil Vann, executive vice president of ASSA ABLOY and head of EMEIA division.

Arran Isle has about 560 employees and was established in 1971. The company has manufacturing and distribution sites in the U.K., Ireland, Europe and China.
The acquisition is subject to regulatory approval and customary closing conditions and is expected to close during the fourth quarter of 2021.