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  • Alside signed a long-term lease for 106,000 square feet at the Concourse Center warehouse and industrial facility in Cheektowaga, N.Y. The company will consolidate its other Cheektowaga and Niagara Falls locations to the facility, The Buffalo News reports, which it will use as a regional warehouse and distribution hub for its wholesale contractor clients. The new location not only allows space... more »
  • Andersen Corporation announced that it will pay out more than $8 million in profit sharing to all eligible employees. Under the new profit sharing formula, each eligible employee will receive $1,080. The company announced it would reinstate profit sharing in 2014 after a number of years in which the program was suspended due to the recession. “Our tradition of sharing profits with... more »
  • Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. announced fourth quarter and full-year 2014 results from continuing operations and provided its 2015 annual outlook for sales and earnings per share. “Our teams delivered sales and profit growth in the fourth quarter against tough comparisons,” says Chris Klein, chief executive officer, Fortune Brands. “For the full year, we posted solid... more »
  • Hope’s announces the publication of its comprehensive residential app available for free on iPad and Android tablet devices. The app platform features text, videos and photos about the roster of Hope’s products, materials, custom design and craftsmanship capabilities. It also offers testing and real-world performance information, plus examples of Hope’s projects. more »
  • For the third consecutive year, LaCantina Doors was named a "Best of Houzz" winner in 2015 by Houzz, the global online platform for residential remodeling and design. LaCantina was awarded “Best Of Houzz” in the design and customer satisfaction categories, as chosen by the more than 25 million unique monthly users that comprise the Houzz community. The design award reflects... more »
  • Andersen Corporation, Renewal by Andersen LLC and Silver Line Building Products LLC announced they have signed the Ceres Climate Declaration on behalf of its Andersen, Renewal by Andersen and Silver Line brands. The company says it is the first window and door manufacturer to sign the declaration and to declare measurable sustainability goals. In addition to signing the Climate Declaration,... more »
  • Eurotherm Doors of Croatia appointed Westeck Windows Mfg. Inc. as the exclusive distributor of its high energy efficiency aluminum exterior entry doors as well as Eurotherm’s PVC panel entry doors. The doors are available in any powder coated RAL color and dimensions up to 45-inches wide and 98-inches tall, with matching sidelites to required dimensions. Products are shipped throughout... more »
  • PGT Industries revealed its new vinyl window line at the NAHB International Builders' Show. Available in April 2015, the new product line comes in two series: WinGuard Vinyl for customers seeking an impact-resistant window and EnergyVue Vinyl, non-impact vinyl windows featuring energy-efficient insulating glass and multi-chambered frames that meet or exceed Energy Star standards in all climate... more »
  • Deceuninck North America reports that it achieved higher-than-average market growth in 2014 for the third consecutive year. As part of its success, Deceuninck grew its international presence in 2014 by acquiring Turkish PVC window profile producer Pima?, which operates under the brand name Pimapen. The Pimapen brand is distributed through a network of 1,200 points of sale throughout Turkey, with... more »
  • Joyce Mfg. Co., manufacturers of Oasis Sunrooms and Joyce Windows, announced its 60th anniversary in business.  Started by Albert and Gustav Schmidt manufacturing aluminum exterior products, the company now manufactures all vinyl sunrooms and vinyl replacement windows for the residential market. The Schmidts started the business with the intention of providing quality crafted products with... more »