Press Releases

Elkay Interior Systems acquires Washington DC-based interior renovation firm, Digney York Associates

Move expands the company’s growing international branded retail design and builds capabilities

DOWNERS GROVE, IL (January 9, 2020) – Representatives of Milwaukee, WI-based Elkay Interior Systems (EIS) today announced the American company’s acquisition of Digney York Associates (DYA). The move strengthens Elkay Interior Systems’ ability to provide full-service interior design and renovation services for domestic hospitality customers who are refreshing their brands.

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Elkay Interior Systems acquires  European-based seating and décor businesses  Schloffer GmbH, Designed2Work, and Designed2Work Intl. 

Move expands the company’s growing international branded retail design and builds capabilities

OAK BROOK, IL (December 6, 2019) – Representatives of Milwaukee, WI-based Elkay Interior Systems (EIS) today announced the American company’s acquisition of Schloffer GmbH, a global seating and decor company based in Austria, as well as the related companies, Designed2Work and Designed2Work International. The move strengthens Elkay Interior Systems’ ability to serve international customers who are rapidly expanding their branded restaurant, hotel, and retail operations in Europe and the Middle East. 

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Elkay Welcomes New President and CEO

Ric Phillips joins Elkay from Essendant, Inc.  

Oak Brook, IL (October 21, 2019) — Elkay Manufacturing, an American-owned and operated manufacturer of plumbing and water delivery products and parent of Elkay Interior Systems (EIS), a global interior design and manufacturing company, and Elkay Commercial Systems, a stainless steel commercial kitchen products business, today announced that President and CEO Tim Jahnke, who has led the company since 2007, plans to retire from day-to-day leadership to concentrate on his role on Elkay's Board of Directors. Ric Phillips has been named by Elkay's Board to succeed Tim as President and Chief Executive Officer.
 

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Elkay Begins Tracking Their "Honorable Endeavors" Launches Inaugural Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Elkay Manufacturing Company today released their inaugural Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, documenting the company’s commitment to their communities, employees, customers, and the planet. The report, named Honorable Endeavors, follows the Global Reporting Initiative G4 model and outlines the company’s focus on promoting social and environmental responsibility while building stronger communities.

 

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