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  • Jeld-Wen Inc. has quietly moved its global headquarters from Klamath Falls to Charlotte, N.C., as it reportedly plans a $4 billion initial public offering. The Oregonian reported that Oregon state corporate records show that the company, founded in 1957, changed its registration to Delaware on July 14. The Charlotte Business Journal reported this week that Jeld-Wen Holdings Inc. now calls the... more »
  • Loewen launched its redesigned website, which aims to provide Loewen’s partners and customers with content that is clear, up to date, and easy to access across all types of platforms, according to the company.  The site was redeveloped with feedback from many industry professionals. The company reports it provides a streamlined experience with improved navigation and easy access to... more »
  • RPM acquired the assets of an Ontario based manufacturer, Maple Roll Forming. “This acquisition fits nicely into our growth plans and we are looking forward to building on the loyal customer base that Maple Roll Forming has established,” says a company release. “To our new clients, rest assured that we will do everything to strengthen your future with quality steel, and... more »
  • Soft-Lite Windows plans to introduce FlexScreen window screens into its window products this month. “Soft-Lite is constantly evolving. We are dedicated to continuously improving and introducing cutting-edge new products and options so that we, as well as our dealers and distributors, can remain at the forefront of the industry,” explains Tyson Schwartz, Soft-Lite’s vice... more »
  • Solar Innovations Inc. was recognized on Inc.’s 5000 list for 2015, which showcases the fastest growing privately-owned companies in America that have displayed noteworthy and steady revenue growth in the previous calendar year. The company reportedly made the list by exhibiting significant team growth and a steady net gain throughout 2014. Solar participates in Pennsylvania’s JCTC... more »
  • Deceuninck North America was recertified for “Recycled Content” and “Closed Loop Products” for the fourth year by GreenCircle Certified LLC, a third-party analyst that provides independent evaluations of sustainable products and operations. Deceuninck North America is the only window lineal provider certified by GreenCircle, according to the company.  “Third-... more »
  • Jeld-Wen acquired Aneeta Window Systems, Australian manufacturer and supplier of sashless windows. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Aneeta Windows specializes in the manufacturing of sashless windows that feature two moving panes of counterbalanced glass, without a timber or aluminum sash frame surrounding the glass. Based in Melbourne, the company has licensing agreements in the U.S... more »
  • Kolbe expanded its online Architect Library to include new and updated 3D Revit building information models for Ultra Series and VistaLuxe Collection products. Amongst the new models for the VistaLuxe Collection are the 90-degree corner unit, complementary folding doors and folding windows.“Our BIM tools allow architects to view products from different perspectives, incorporating Kolbe... more »
  • Consumers Digest designated Masonite’s Belleville Smooth a Best Buy in its July report on entry and storm doors. Belleville Smooth is one of only four fiberglass doors to receive the Best Buy rating, which is determined through evaluation of materials, quality of construction and warranty. “Masonite’s entry and interior doors are crafted with an ideal combination of beautiful... more »
  • NanaWall Systems announced six winners of the third annual Photo Story Contest, each selected based on its premier design, application story and imagery. The contest invited architects, designers, contractors and homeowners to submit their personal NanaWall projects for the opportunity to be featured on the NanaWall website and blog, in future idea books and potentially showcased in future... more »