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  • Menck Windows opened a new manufacturing facility for custom, finely crafted, energy-efficient windows and doors in Chicopee, Mass. Menck had previously supplied its custom windows, doors, window walls and facade elements to the U.S. through a distributor. With its new facility, the company will manufacture and sell directly. Read more about the opening celebration here.    more »
  • The Marvin Companies acquired 100 percent ownership of TruStile Doors LLC.  Marvin plans to run TruStile as a separate business unit within The Marvin Companies. There will be no changes made to the way that TruStile currently services its national network of dealer partners, according to the company. TruStile’s current senior management team, led by president and CEO Scott Schmid,... more »
  • PGT Industries’ application for state incentive funds as part of the Sustainable Energy Economic District (SEED) Incentive Program received unanimous approval by the Sarasota Board of County Commissioners. PGT is now eligible to receive up to $300,000 in incentives, CNN Money reported. The SEED funds are made available by the state of Florida as part of the Energy Economic Zone (EEZ) Pilot... more »
  • 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 »