Carl F Groupco reports increasing demand for pull bar handles

Leading independent hardware supplier Carl F Groupco has reported that sales of its pull bar handle ranges have doubled in the past year. John Crittenden, the company’s Managing Director, said: “Contemporary designs are a clear trend in doors at the moment. We see this reflected in sales of our pull bar handles, which make a strong contemporary style statement.”

Carl F Groupco is renowned for having the strong product inventory needed to meet all product trends. John commented: “We have long-standing relationships with Europe’s most innovative manufacturers. It means we have the flexibility and competence to ensure our ranges always reflect current market trends in this dynamic industry, as the increase in demand for our pull bar handle shows.”

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The company offers Yale Elite T-Bar Pull Handle. Manufactured to the highest possible standards using 316 stainless steel, the handle suites perfectly with the Elite Escutcheon and Elite Central Knob for a seamless design solution. The handle is available in two fixing versions, back-to-back fix or bolt fix. A cranked design is also available for applications where increased frame and hand clearance is required. The product comes with a 25 year anti-corrosion guarantee (subject to correct installation and maintenance) and a 10 year mechanical guarantee.

Also available are Hoppe ARRONE Pull Handles. With a stylish brushed stainless steel finish, the handles are available in inline and offset (cranked) variations and 700mm, 1400mm or 2000mm bar lengths. Bolt through or back-to-back fixing options are available to suit the application, with all fixing screws supplied as required to suit timber doors. The range stocked by Carl F Groupco covers door thicknesses of 44 – 54mm in a variety of lengths to suit the desired look. The handles suite with key wind up or automatic door locks such as the FUHR 833 or Yale AutoEngage.

Carl F Groupco is one of the fenestration industry’s longest-standing hardware suppliers. With distribution centres in Peterborough and Cumbernauld, it operates nationally, including the Scottish Highlands and offshore islands. Its customers appreciates that the business goes beyond order processing and is a proactive hardware partner focused on solving problems, offering advice and finding solutions. Of course, at the heart of its offering is a reliably impressive product range that gives customers what they need. Its range of pull bar handles is the perfect example.