Fort Collins, Colo.-based Allied Manufacturers of Motorized Products (AMMP), a newly formed consortium of leaders and manufacturers of interior and exterior window coverings and shading, projection screens, and media concealment products, recently announced that Lutron Electronics has signed on as a new founding member. Lutron joins the organization's efforts to connect motorization to automation.

“With the addition of such a major player in the motorization industry, we’re looking forward to gaining more exposure and growth of both the AMMP alliance and the entire motorization category within the automation industry," says Robin Reining, spokesperson for AMMP. "Lutron is a great fit for AMMP and we’re grateful to have yet another visionary leader join us in our quest to spread the word about the benefits of motorization.” For more information about AMMP, visit its Web site.