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  • Renewal by Andersen, a division of Andersen Corporation, formally opened its expanded Cottage Grove, Minnesota, facility on June 30. It is the first expansion at the facility after the company moved to this location in 1999.  The expansion adds 113,000 square feet to the manufacturing floor and 11,000 to the office space. The growth allows Renewal by Andersen to create an additional 200 jobs... more »
  • Ventana USA introduced a line of casement products made out of the 700 Series TrustGard window system from Chelsea Building Products. The beveled exterior of this profile provides an aesthetically pleasing appearance, according to the company.  An operable octagon, architectural operable casement, rectangular casement and architectural combination casement are included in the offering.... more »
  • Adler Windows, New York-based window installation company, opened a brand new Manhattan showroom, just in time to mark its 30th anniversary.  Founded in 1986 by Gary Adler, the company now employs more than 80 employees and has been recognized by Inc 5000 as one of America's Fastest Growing Privately Owned Companies in both 2014 and 2015. The expansion into New York City was a decision that... more »
  • Window-Fix Inc. is now the sole NYC distributor of Alpen High Performance Products. Alpen produces energy efficient products, best known locally for its recent upgrade of all the windows in the Empire State Building. "Alpen produces one of the only windows certified by the Passive House Institute-US, that are actually made in the USA. In time, European products will not be able to compete... more »
  • Saint-Gobain ADFORS launched a new app, Scene Weaver, that educates consumers on the various types of function-based insect screen available, in order to make selecting screens quicker and easier, according to the company.  The company reports that the Scene Weaver app allows users to visualize what the screen will look like once installed, choose a product based on lifestyle, find step-by-... more »
  • Weather Shield Windows & Doors launched its custom-designed Contemporary hardware. The casement and awning nested handle set and sequential lock lever have squared-off, clean lines consistent with the company’s Contemporary Collection, and can be specified for that product line as well as the Premium Coastal product line, according to the company. In addition to the new style, hardware... more »
  • WTS Paradigm and EdgeAQ, doing business as Edgenet, agreed to settle and dismiss their respective claims pending in the U.S. District Court in Madison, Wisconsin (WTS Paradigm, LLC v. EdgeAQ, LLC et. al., Case No. 3:15-cv-00330-wmc). According to officials from WTS Paradigm, the litigation related to allegations by WTS Paradigm seeking a declaratory judgment from the Court that it had not... more »
  • Decoral System plans to expand into a new state-of-the-art facility in the near future. Specializing in window and door decoration using sublimation technology, Decoral continues to grow with new licensees and aggressive marketing efforts, according to the company.   Decoral will offer U.S. customers equipment and support using the latest technology, offering products including... more »
  • Tyman PLC, parent company of AmesburyTruth, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Bilco Co. The acquisition will enable AmesburyTruth to broaden its commercial product portfolio and further penetrate the commercial market segment. The terms of the agreement will be effective July 1, 2016, at which time Bilco will become a wholly owned subsidiary of AmesburyTruth. Bilco will... more »
  • LaCantina Doors moved its manufacturing operations into a new state-of-the-art 140,000 square-foot facility in Oceanside, California. Approximately twice the size of its previous space, the new LaCantina location includes space for manufacturing, warehousing, research and development, sales, marketing, and customer service support. The new facility will allow LaCantina to meet the growing demand... more »