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  • Window World earned the ranking of “Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Windows and Doors, Three out of Four Times in a Row,” according to the J.D. Power 2016 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction Study. The data included more than 2,600 surveys of customers who purchased windows or patio doors in the previous 12 months; Window World scored 841 points out of a possible 1,000. This... more »
  • Aluro NV, a Belgium-based firm, opened an office in Atlanta, Georgia to serve its U.S. client base and address requirements emanating from window and door manufacturers or extruders. "Local presence is very important in a market like the United States. It is a huge country, and understandably, people prefer to have a local contact, who can quickly and efficiently deliver the requested... more »
  • Masonite International plans to expand its Denmark, South Carolina, operations, creating 50 new jobs over the next year, with additional growth expected, according to The Times and Democrat. “It’s special any time we see a company succeed and grow in one of our rural communities, and we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate the 50 new jobs this expansion means for... more »
  • Quanex Building Products Corp. and sedak have partnered on large format insulating glass unit production that combines sedak’s large-scale fully automated line with Quanex’s Super Spacer T-Spacer warm-edge technology, according to company officials.  The units produced—up to 15 meters in length—come with significant challenges for transportation along the line,... more »
  • Deceuninck North America’s commercial fabricator program is welcoming its inaugural member companies.   According to the company, the Deceuninck North America Commercial Alliance program provides technical, engineering, marketing and sales support to its members. The Commercial Alliance has attracted several leading and geographically diverse companies: Doers Window Manufacturing of... more »
  • Ply Gem kicked off Habitat for Humanity’s national Home Builders Blitz week with a wall-raising ceremony in Wake County. Ply Gem is the presenting sponsor of Habitat’s Home Builders Blitz, where professional builders in 31 states will work this week alongside nearly 250 Habitat homeowners to build or repair a place they can call home. The sponsorship is one component of the Home for... more »
  • Jeld-Wen Holding Inc. announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The number of shares to be offered, the price range for the proposed offering and the exchange on which shares of the Company’s common stock will be listed have not yet been determined.... more »
  • Jeld-Wen of Canada was named Manufacturer of the Year in the 2016 Energy Star Canada Awards for the windows and doors category. Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, Jim Carr, presented the awards to member organizations at a ceremony in Winnipeg, hosted by Manitoba Hydro. “The Energy Star awards demonstrate how Canadian businesses and organizations across the country are driving... more »
  • Loewen, the window and door manufacturing enterprise based in Steinbach, Manitoba, has entered into an agreement to acquire the business of La Loma Windows & Doors, based in Tucson, Arizona. “The La Loma acquisition will be a complementary addition to our current portfolio of Loewen products manufactured in Steinbach," said Al Babiuk, president and CEO, Loewen. "We will be... more »
  • Midwest Wholesale Hardware announced a new website for those in the door hardware and security industry.  “Our new website puts more power in the hands of buyers to search on their own terms for products they need, using the language they use every day,” Chris Casazza, CEO of Midwest Wholesale Hardware, said. “We listened to those in the industry to create a website that... more »