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  • 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 »
  • 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 »