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  • Allegion plc, a leading global security products and solutions provider, signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Brio, a division of RMD Industries Pty Ltd. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter. Allegion Senior Vice President and President of Asia Pacific William Yu says the acquisition of Brio will allow Allegion to enter the sliding and folding door... more »
  • Pleotint LLC announced a distribution partnership with Tam Skylights that enables the Seattle-based company to offer Suntuitive glass with its skylight solutions for commercial and residential projects in the Pacific Northwest. “When used in combination with self-tinting Suntuitive glass, our skylights will be able to achieve strict requirements for solar heat gain, visible light, and... more »
  • Roto North America launched its enhanced Roto Fasco website which includes a number of features designed to improve customer usability for the site, the company reports. The updated website features streamlined navigation to product information, updated contact information, product brochures, as well as customer testimonials and company and industry news.  more »
  • Results of the 2015 Builder Brand Use Study show that Therma-Tru ranks highest with builders in the Quality Rating category for entry door brands. This represents an increase in positioning for Therma-Tru in the same category since the 2014 study.    The 2015 Brand Use Study also represents the 17th consecutive year that Therma-Tru has ranked highest in the category of Brands... more »
  • Western Window Systems partnered with Dwell magazine on the Monogram Modern Home, a custom-built, prefabricated home outfitted with luxury products that will travel the country in 2015. Built by Seattle-based Method Homes, the 825-square-foot modular unit is a variation on a model created by Chris Pardo Design: Elemental Architecture. Completely outfitted with Western Window Systems most... more »
  • The Architizer A+Award Jury selected ZNC (Zola no Compromise) by Zola Windows as the winner in the Building Products, Windows category. A global architecture award program, Architizer A+ Awards received entries from a 100 countries. A jury of more than 300 professionals including CEOs and founders from companies and organizations such as Zappos, Design Within Reach and MoMA selected the winners.... more »
  • Sun Mountain Inc. opened a showroom in Park City. The Colorado-based company manufactures and distributes custom wood doors and flooring and operates four other showrooms in Colorado, North Carolina and California. The new showroom is located at 6400 N. Business Park Loop Road.  more »
  • Pella Corporation announced it is acquiring Grabill Inc., a designer and manufacturer of custom luxury windows and doors for elite properties. Grabill  will become Grabill Windows and Doors Inc. The terms of the sale were not disclosed. Effective May 1, 2015, Grabill Windows and Doors Inc. will remain under the leadership of founder Greg Grabill and Teresa Grabill, chief financial officer.... more »
  • Builders FirstSource Inc. announced it agreed to buy competitor ProBuild Holdings LLC for $1.63 billion, according to an April 13 Bloomberg report. The companies had 2014 combined revenue of $6.1 billion. The ProBuild purchase is expected to close in the second half of 2015. The combined company is likely to generate $100 million to $120 million in annual cost savings in the first two years... more »
  • Mathews Brothers is hosting an "Awards for Outstanding Installations" competition, open to architects, builders and remodelers who use Mathews Brothers products in their projects. Winners in each category will be presented with an iPad Air, as well as a wall plaque. The deadline for nominations is November 30, 2015.   more »