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  • Andersen Corporation released its fourth annual Corporate Sustainability Report: Window to a Better World. The CSR is available online and highlights the long-standing values, commitments and practices that connect Andersen’s heritage while looking forward to continued success along the sustainability journey, according to the company. “Our 2014 Sustainability Report shows how our... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems promoted Joseph Chang to vice president of manufacturing. In this role, he is responsible for all production, scheduling, purchasing, inventory, quality assurance, and logistics and shipping at the company's main facility in Queens, N.Y. The facility manufactures 400,000 vinyl and aluminum window and door units each year. Through a staff of 18 supervisors and 250... more »
  • FlexScreen is now a Preferred Supplier of window screens to Earthwise Group LLC's 18 manufacturing locations.  “We are excited to partner with exciting and innovative companies like FlexScreen. We are impressed with the benefits of the FlexScreen product, and believe that our customers will have a big advantage by being some of the first dealers to bring it to the marketplace,”... more »
  • Experts at Therma-Tru will offer answers and guidance to consumers regarding doors during "Door Do-Over Week" from August 3-7, 2015. The event coincides with National Curb Appeal Month in August. "Our goal is to provide homeowners with information and ideas for making a smart, affordable and good-looking door replacement choice for their homes," says Donna Contat, director of... more »
  • Window World selected military veteran Art Lane for the Experimental Aircraft Association’s AirVenture Oshkosh Hero Flight. The Hero Flight Program is an aspect of Window World’s sponsorship of Rob Holland Ultimate Airshows’ 2015 season. Prior to each of the airshows, one veteran is selected from a pool of nominations for a ride with the world champion aerobatic pilot. Lane... more »
  • Houzz today released the Q2 2015 Houzz Renovation Barometer, which tracks confidence in the home renovation market among industry professionals. According to the Q2 2015 Barometer, more than two-thirds of home renovation firms reported 2015 year-to-date revenues and profits to be at or above pre-recession levels, with one in five firms or more reporting revenues and profits to be significantly... more »
  • PPG Industries announced Michael H. McGarry will become president and CEO, effective Sept. 1. McGarry will join the company’s board of directors immediately. McGarry, who has served as PPG’s president and chief operating officer since March, will succeed chairman and CEO Charles E. Bunch in the role of CEO. Bunch, who has led PPG for the last decade, will continue as executive... more »
  • ODL Inc. expanded its Evolve doorglass framing system lineup. The rectangular doorglass frame is now available in 10 sizes, ranging from 8 inches by 36 inches to 22 inches by 64 inches. Medium oval and sunburst frames are also included in the offering. “Our customers love the results that they are receiving from the unique features of the Evolve frame and asked for more sizes. We are happy... more »
  • Ply Gem teamed up with Fox Network’s new renovation competition series, Home Free, to provide windows, patio doors, siding, stone veneer, trim and accessories for the eight-episode series. Hosted by famed professional contractor Mike Holmes (“Holmes on Homes”), Home Free premieres Wednesday, July 22 and follows nine couples who are challenged to revive one run-down home every... more »
  • Renewal by Andersen, a division of Andersen Corp., was ranked highest in customer satisfaction with windows and patio doors for the first time, according to the J.D. Power 2015 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction Study released in June. The study measured satisfaction among customers who purchased windows and/or patio doors within the past 12 months, based on appearance and design, operational... more »