Hunter Douglas Partners with BMD Materials in Winnipeg

At BMD Materials, we pride ourselves on partnering with industry leaders to provide top-notch products to our clients. Among these valued partners is Hunter Douglas, a name synonymous with innovation and quality in the world of window coverings. Here's a glimpse into their remarkable journey and growth.


The Beginnings

Founded in 1919, Hunter Douglas originated as a machine tooling company in Düsseldorf, Germany. The turning point came in 1946 when they pioneered the creation of aluminum blinds, revolutionizing window treatments. This innovation marked the beginning of their focus on window coverings.

Global Expansion and Innovation

In the 1950s, Hunter Douglas expanded globally, establishing themselves in the United States and later in other continents. Their commitment to innovation led to numerous advancements, such as the invention of the first honeycomb shade in the 1980s, which offered superior energy efficiency and aesthetic appeal.


Sustainability and Eco-Friendly Practices

Recognizing the importance of sustainability, Hunter Douglas has been at the forefront of eco-friendly practices. They've incorporated recycled materials in their products and optimized manufacturing processes to minimize environmental impact, reflecting a commitment to sustainability that aligns with BMD Materials’ values.

Technological Advancements

Hunter Douglas has consistently embraced technology, offering motorized and automated window covering solutions that integrate seamlessly with modern smart homes. Their PowerView® Automation system exemplifies their dedication to convenience, energy efficiency, and innovation.


Awards and Recognition

Hunter Douglas's commitment to excellence hasn't gone unnoticed. They've received numerous awards for design and innovation, cementing their status as a leader in the window covering industry.

Collaboration with BMD Materials

Our partnership with Hunter Douglas enables us to offer an array of top-quality window covering solutions to our clients in Winnipeg and beyond. Their diverse product range, combined with our expertise in installation and customer service, ensures that our clients receive the best in both product and experience.

The Future

As Hunter Douglas continues to innovate and grow, BMD Materials is excited to be a part of their journey, bringing their cutting-edge products to our clients. We look forward to continued collaboration and success with Hunter Douglas, a true leader in the window covering industry.

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