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  • Attendees of the Window & Door Manufacturers Association's Technical & Manufacturing Conference were given the opportunity to tour AmesburyTruth’s plant in Owatonna, Minnesota last week. According to Kevin Anez, AmesburyTruth director of marketing, it was the biggest tour they’ve given at the Bridge Street location. “This is our first time doing something like this,... more »
  • Anaheim Glass celebrates 70 years in Anaheim, Calif. The company opened July 5th, 1945 by entrepreneur Nick Wingert, who had a passion for sales and helping people, according to the company. The Southern California small business has been passed down to the next two generations of the Wingert family.“I’ve seen a lot of changes in Downtown Anaheim over the years. More recently, the... more »
  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association announced Caldwell Manufacturing as its newest member. "Caldwell Manufacturing is honored to be recognized as the newest supplier member of the WDMA. We look forward to supporting the ongoing efforts of the organization,” says John Kessler, vice president of sales and marketing.   more »
  • Masonite International Corporation introduces its Heritage Series, interior molded doors that, according to the company, complement many types of architectural styles. Featuring a recessed panel with the classic lines of a wood Shaker door, the doors incorporate detailing on the panel inset that creates the appearance of trim and provides a shadow line. The recessed panel design of Heritage... more »
  • Key decision makers from window and door manufacturer and supplier firms participated in the annual two-day Summer Meeting of the Northeast Window & Door Association. Held June 15-16 at Minerals Hotel at Crystal Springs Resort and Spa in Vernon, N.J., the conference featured informative industry speakers, tabletop supplier displays and a special networking reception event. Kicking off the... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association updated and released a document specifying performance requirements for liquid applied flashing used to provide a water-resistive seal around exterior wall openings in buildings that include fenestration products such as windows and doors, as well as other through-wall penetrations. AAMA 714-15 was previously updated in 2011 and again in... more »
  • LaCantina Doors announces that its new Contemporary Clad is now available across the entire product range of folding, multi slide, and swing door systems. The product was introduced at the International Builders’ Show earlier in the year and is now available for order. Featuring a low-maintenance aluminum exterior with multiple profile options and the natural warmth of a wood interior,... more »
  • Aluro, manufacturer of thermally broken aluminum profiles, introduced  the Aluroller EVO machine that consistently delivers correct, stress-free insulated aluminium profiles with zero defects, the company reports. For the past six years, Aluro has invested all its R&D resources to develop this machine.To celebrate the launch of the Aluroller EVO, Aluro has published a new website, www.... more »
  • Masonite International Corp. announced that it has received a binding offer from Perceva, a Paris-based independent investment firm, to acquire Premdor S.A.S., Masonite’s French door business, according to a June 16 company release. Masonite has the right to sell Premdor S.A.S. to Perceva on the terms included in the offer. Masonite has agreed with Perceva to an exclusivity period related... more »
  • Tanglewood Conservatories, manufacturer of conservatories, greenhouses, pool enclosures, skylights and domes, has been named the exclusive Mid-Atlantic dealer of Brombal windows and doors. The new partnership expands Tanglewood’s product line and gives its customers further access to a wide variety of hand-crafted, high-quality, custom designed products.  “Tanglewood is... more »