Yale Door and Window Solutions’ Blade window lock has been selected as a finalist for the New Product of the Year at the prestigious G14 Awards.

The revolutionary Yale Blade, launched in 2014, has completely changed the approach to window locking technology and delivers multiple benefits to fabricators, installers, specifiers and homeowners.


The coveted G14 Awards for the glass and glazing industry, has chosen Yale Blade as a finalist for the New Product of the Year, a category that seeks to identify an outstanding new and, or innovative product that will make major inroads to improving overall building performance.

Says Kevin Hill, Managing Director of Yale Door and Window Solutions: “The G14 Awards has continually evolved with the changing landscape of the glazing industry, introducing new categories and seeking to recognise truly innovative products and services.

“Naturally we are delighted to have been selected as a finalist for the New Product of the Year. Yale Blade is undoubtedly one of our most revolutionary window lock launch technologies to date, setting the bar high for our future innovations.  It is a great achievement for the team to receive this recognition and we all have our fingers crossed for a positive outcome on the night!”

The G14 Awards Presentation and Gala Dinner takes place on Friday 21st November at the London Hilton on Park Lane.