Two activities organized by application
Somfy Activities is divided into two activities organized by application. Each activity is responsible for the development and industrial operations of the applications in its field.
Along with the distribution subsidiaries, the Activities are at the heart of the efficient matrix structure of Somfy Activities. The global-local vision fuels strategy through an ongoing dialogue between the sales teams in the field and the Activities, with their capacity for innovation.
HOME & BUILDING
The Shutter & Awning activity designs and develops motors, remote controls, control points, sensors and home automation solutions and technologies for a wide range of awnings and roller shutters in homes. The advantages of these offers for the building's occupants are comfort and well-being, security, maintained independence and energy savings, with the Dynamic Insulation™ home automation offer.
-0.9 % sales growth in 2012
The brands of the Shutter & Awning Activity:
The Window & Blind activity designs and develops motors, remote controls and control points for the motorization and automation of many domestic applications—blinds, projection screens, external vertical blinds, adjustable solar screens and windows.
For the commercial building sector, this activity also develops dynamic façade management solutions using open or closed technologies, for visual and thermal comfort, security and energy efficiency.
+ 9.3 % sales growth in 2012
The brands of the Window & Blind Activity:
For homes, the Access activity designs and develops motors, remote controls and control points, sensors and accessories for gates and garage doors, as well as alarms. The benefits for the user are security and remote access control.
For the commercial, industrial and urban sector, Access also develops a specific automatic control offer for shop security grids and the doors of industrial buildings.
+ 5.2 % sales growth in 2012
The brands of the Access Activity: