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  • Western Window Systems is included in Inc. magazine’s Inc. 5000 list, a ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. This marks the third year in a row the company made the list. This year, Western Window Systems was ranked 1,418, reportedly due to a three-year sales growth of 270 percent.The average company on the Inc. 5000 achieved a three-year growth of 433... more »
  • LaCantina Door’s Contemporary Clad was selected as one of the Top 100 products in 2016 by Professional Builder, a publication for the new-home construction market. This marks the third consecutive year LaCantina was named to the list.Chosen from among the thousands of products featured among the pages of the magazine throughout the past year, the Top 100 Products list is compiled by... more »
  • Western Window Systems will relocate its office and manufacturing operations to a new 170,000-square-foot facility in Phoenix, less than three miles from its current location. The move will accommodate more than 300 employees. More than twice the size of the company’s current location, the company says its new facility is part of an increased investment in engineering and manufacturing... more »
  • Masonite International Corp. released results for the three and six months ended July 3, 2016, reporting year-over-year growth of 8 percent in the second quarter. Net sales increased $37.6 million, compared to the second quarter of 2015, to $514.0 million. Excluding foreign exchange, net sales would have increased 10 percent. “We are pleased with the solid growth we experienced in the... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems implemented a new multi-million dollar enterprise-wide computer system to manage the company's quoting, sales, production, delivery and other vital operations. The new system is in use at Crystal's headquarters and main production plant in New York. It is being phased in at Crystal's other production facilities and sales offices around the country in Pennsylvania... more »
  • Quanex Building Products Corp. will expand its Cambridge, Ohio, insulating glass systems facility. The expansion will add approximately 60,000 square feet to the facility for a total of approximately 477,000 square feet of manufacturing and warehouse space. The expansion will enable Quanex to deliver on heightened projected demand for IG systems over the next five years. Quanex plans to... more »
  • SWISCO and Nova Group Sales Inc. partnered to create Point Click Technologies, a new company that will spearhead online sales of the FlexScreen system, a flexible window screen. Point Click Technologies will retail FlexScreen through the SWISCO.com website, which is designed to walk consumers through an easy-to-use custom ordering process. Further, Point Click Technologies plans to introduce... more »
  • Chelsea Building Products Inc. acquired the assets for the Everlast Polymeric Cladding System, including the brand and full distribution rights, from American Builders and Contractors Supply Co. (ABC Supply). With this acquisition, Chelsea Building Products will be the sole manufacturer/marketer of the Everlast Polymeric Cladding products. The Everlast Polymeric Cladding products have been... more »
  • After news broke Thursday, July 21, of the $750 million PPG-Vitro acquisition deal expected to close by the end of 2016, officials from the National Fenestration Rating Council spoke with Paul Bush, director of technical services at PPG and vice chair for the NFRC. In the interview, Bush noted that 240 years of glass technology are coming together to better serve customers. “These... more »
  • Pella Corporation acquired Reilly Windows & Doors, a manufacturer and designer of custom window walls and doors for builders and architects. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.   “From the very beginning, the reputation and breadth of offering from Reilly Windows & Doors has grown due to the beauty and superiority of our products,” says Michael Reilly, founder and... more »