Wed 1st March, 2017

Bumper Carl F Groupco catalogue is biggest to date

A new 248 page full colour catalogue from hardware supplier Carl F Groupco features over 7,000 product lines

Mon 20th February, 2017

Carl F Groupco extends Kenrick door lock family

Carl F Groupco has expanded its range of door locks with the addition of the Excalibur split spindle door lock from Kenrick.

Tue 14th February, 2017

Seven things you didn’t know about Carl F Groupco

An article written for Clearview, January 2017.

Wed 8th February, 2017

Carl F Groupco’s FIT Show Focus

Carl F Groupco will return to the 2017 industry exhibition with another impressive, purpose built display.

Mon 6th February, 2017

Hardware Horizons: Predictions for the year ahead from hardware distributor, Carl F Groupco

An article written for Windows Active, January 2017.

Mon 23rd January, 2017

Carl F Groupco Showroom Showcases SmartSecure

A fully interactive showroom has been designed and built by Carl F Groupco at its Peterborough distribution centre for its SmartSecure electronic locking and smart access control brand.

Mon 9th January, 2017

Proactive Partnerships

An article written for Glass & Glazing Products Magazine, November 2016

Thu 22nd December, 2016

2016/17 Christmas Opening Times

Our opening times over the 2016/17 Christmas Holidays.

Tue 6th December, 2016

New video showcases SmartSecure Solutions

A high quality, professionally animated video has been commissioned by Carl F Groupco to promote SmartSecure.

Mon 5th December, 2016

Carl F Groupco: A progressive portfolio of hardware products

An article written for The Fabricator, October 2016

Thu 10th November, 2016

Fit and forget Ingenious guarantee from Carl F Groupco

A ten year ‘Fit & Forget’ guarantee is offered by Carl F Groupco for Ingenious’ Duplex and Professional multi-point door locks. A ten year ‘Fit & Forget’ guarantee offered by Carl F Groupco for Ingenious’ Duplex and Professional multi-point door locks supports the distributor’s emphasis on service,

Tue 1st November, 2016

Carl F Groupco: The demographics of distribution

An article written for Windows Active, September 2016

Mon 10th October, 2016

Significant access-control advancements offered by SmartSecure

SmartSecure, an electronic door locking and smart access control brand launched by Carl F Groupco, incorporates state-of-the-art technology which provides strong security and safety features.

Wed 28th September, 2016

SmartSecure showcased at permanent centre

Carl F Groupco’s SmartSecure range is now on display at the National Self Build and Renovation Centre in Swindon.

Mon 12th September, 2016

Carl F Groupco celebrates long-serving staff

As a company that puts people at the heart of its distribution service, hardware supplier Carl F Groupco is proud to announce a number of long-server achievements.

Mon 5th September, 2016

Carl F Groupco customers benefit from Ingenious enhancements

Advancements to Ingenious door locks set to benefit Carl F Groupco customers are highlighted by the hardware supplier.

Thu 1st September, 2016

Hardware Smartens Up

An article written for Glass Times, July 2016

Tue 16th August, 2016

New Trojan RAL colours from Carl F Groupco

An advancement by Trojan to offer its coloured hardware range of flag and composite door hinges in any RAL shade benefits customers of Carl F Groupco.

Tue 2nd August, 2016

Safe as Houses

An article written for PRO Installer, June 2016

Mon 1st August, 2016

Voice of the Industry

Written for Glass News, July 2016

Welcome to Carl F Groupco

We are one of the UK's leading distributors of window and door hardware

Working in close partnership with Europe’s leading hardware manufacturers, we bring you an extensive range of quality hardware and ventilation products giving the security, functionality and reliability that you need, and that your customers demand. Quality hardware, correctly fitted, will reduce your service calls.

Our website is regularly updated with the latest hardware developments, helpful technical information and news about Carl F Groupco.