QMotion Shades Certified by WCMA's Best for Kids Program February 11th, 2016

PENSACOLA, Florida – QMotion Advanced Shading Systems announced its Qadvanced and Qfree products have been certified by the Window Covering Manufacturers Association’s Best for Kids Program. The new Best for Kids Program requires products to meet stringent criteria and to be recognized by third party testing laboratories.

QMotion products certified by the Best for Kids Program:

  • Qadvanced Roller Shades
  • Qadvanced Honeycomb Shades
  • Qfree Roller Shades
  • Qfree Honeycomb Shades

In order to participate in the Best for Kids program, manufacturers must have their products assessed by a WCMA-recognized laboratory. Physical samples of the products must be submitted to the laboratory for review and analysis to determine if they meet the Best for Kids program criteria. Only products that have no cords or inner cords that are not accessible or hazardous are eligible for the certification program.

“We’re excited to receive certification from the Best for Kids Program recognizing the stellar safety aspects of our Qadvanced and Qfree products,” said Gene Demestre, QMotion vice president of sales and marketing.

For more information about QMotion Advanced Shading Systems, visit QMotionShades.com.

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About QMotion

QMotion Advanced Shading Systems, a brand of Legrand, manufactures automated window coverings that are assembled in the United States and sold by a network of premium dealers and partners. QMotion manufactures motor control assemblies for automated window coverings that are integrated and sold by fabricators around the world. QMotion’s industry-leading product line includes motorized roller shades, honeycomb shades and motorized drapery rods, are safe by design with no cords and can help reduce energy costs. The Qadvanced Roller Shades and Honeycomb Shades are the only automated products on the market that feature a patented manual override. Learn more about QMotion products and dealer opportunities at QMotionShades.com.

About Legrand

Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures.  Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide.  Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value is a prime vector for growth.  Legrand reported sales of $6.0 billion in 2014.  Legrand has a strong presence in North America, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include C2G, Cablofil, Electrorack, Middle Atlantic, NuVo, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Quiktron, Vantage, Watt Stopper, and Wiremold.  Legrand is listed on Euronext Paris and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI, Corporate Oekom Rating and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819). www.legrand.com