Posted December 28, 2007 Introduces Largest Selection of Eco-Friendly Blinds Available

Houston, TX December 28, 2007 — , the leading online retailer of window coverings in the U.S., announces the launch of the largest selection of eco-friendly window coverings available. Dubbed the Eco-Blinds Collection, this new line will help consumers reduce their dependency on energy and petroleum-based products without sacrificing style, selection, and the convenience of purchasing blinds online.

The introduction of the eco-blinds collection is an extension of ‘s continued pioneering in window coverings. “Our eco-blinds collection adds a new dimension to the style, value and selection consumers have long associated with ” said Daniel Cotlar, Chief Marketing Officer of .

The Eco-Blinds line helps consumers decrease their energy use, yielding real savings for consumers. Windows comprise about 20% of the total exterior wall area of the average home. When left uncovered, the widows will allow about 20 times more heat into your home. “The savings offered by our energy efficient blinds, combined with our everyday value pricing, gives our customers a way to reduce their escalating energy bills,” adds Cotlar. also offers an energy efficiency calculator that estimates annual savings based on the type of window coverings used and the approximate home square footage.

“For the past 12 years, we’ve specialized in making it easy for customers to buy blinds online. With the introduction of our Eco-Blinds collection, we’re also making it easier on the planet” said Jay Steinfeld, founder of

Now is the time to go green, in any color you choose.

About: Owned and operated by Global Custom Commerce, is the No. 1 online retailer for window coverings in the U.S. Established in 1996 as the first online retailer of window coverings, the company later launched the website in 2004. Today is ranked No. 194 on the prestigious Internet Retailer 500 list, with 90 percent of company sales conducted online. At customers enjoy significant savings and a huge selection of high-quality custom window coverings including window blinds, shades, and plantation shutters. The company carries major name brands such as Hunter Douglas (a division of Hunter Douglas N V: Euronext: HDG.AS), Graber, Levolor (a division of Newell Rubbermaid (NYSE: NWL) and Bali, as well as its own private label products.


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