RICHMOND HILL, Ontario - Venting and duct manufacturer Flexmaster Canada Ltd. is now called The NovaFlex Group.

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario - Venting and duct manufacturer Flexmaster Canada Ltd. and its associated companies have changed their corporate name to The NovaFlex Group.

Brands affected by the change include U.S.-based Z-Flex, U-Nova Industries and Uni-chem.

"We are pleased to announce that we have consolidated our various companies and product lines under the name The NovaFlex Group," said Ian Donnelly, NovaFlex president and CEO. "Over the past two decades, we have acquired, through a series of mergers and acquisitions, a number of complementary companies. This name change represents both a consolidation of our various corporate identities as well as providing a global brand for our products. Our goal is that the NovaFlex brand will symbolize excellence in product quality and our ongoing commitment to customer service satisfaction."

Along with the new name, NovaFlex has also created a new brand mark, symbolized by the flexible hose icon. All products will now display the icon.

The NovaFlex Group is a privately owned North American designer and manufacturer of products for the HVAC, sheet metal and hose industry. It operates 13 manufacturing, sales and distribution facilities in the U.S. and Canada.