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July 25, 2013

Deerfield, Ill.-based Fortune Brands Home & Security reported net sales of $1.04 billion in the second quarter ended June 30, an increase of 11% over the year-ago quarter.

Net income was $64.2 million, up from $47.9 million in last year's quarter. 

CEO Chris Klein described "solid momentum" in the first half of the year as the company rides a market recovery. The company raised its outlook 

June 21, 2013

Fortune Brands Home & Security has made a strategic move to strengthen its position as the self-titled industry leader in cabinetry through its acquisition of WoodCrafters Home Products, completed on Thursday, June 20.

WoodCrafters, a privately owned manufacturer of bathroom vanities and bathroom sink tops with annual sales of $230 million, will become part of Fortune's Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry segment as a business unit of MasterBrand Cabinets. WoodCrafters will retain its current management structure, staff, operations and locations.