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  • Marvin Windows and Doors invites architects to enter its 2017 Architects Challenge, a competition awarding prizes to residential and commercial design projects that exhibit creativity and ingenuity using Marvin windows and doors. Entries should be submitted online by March 10, 2017. Now in its ninth year, the competition will recognize one outstanding design in each of five categories:... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors is previewing a new door during the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, Jan. 10-12. The new Marvin Clad Ultimate Bi-Fold Door features one of the industry’s widest glass panels at 3 ½  feet in a frame up to 10 feet high. The door will be available for ordering in spring 2017. “Customers today are looking for bigger doors, cleaner lines... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors joined as a charter sponsor of Generation Next, a philanthropic campaign from This Old House that will encourage and empower young people to join the skilled trades. Marvin will participate in a campaign kickoff reception at this year’s Kitchen and Bath Industry Show, presenting an initial donation to the mikeroweWORKS Foundation’s Work Ethic Scholarship... more »
  • ProVia joined  the Window and Door Manufacturers Association. Headquartered in Sugarcreek, Ohio, ProVia manufactures professional-class entry doors, storm doors, patio doors, windows, vinyl siding and manufactured stone. The company employs over 650 people at its headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Sugarcreek, Walnut Creek and Baltic, Ohio; and Booneville, Mississippi. Brian... more »
  • Edgetech, Quanex Building Products’ European arm, was named Spacer Bar Manufacturer of the Year in the United Kingdom National Fenestration Awards for the second year in a row. Recognized for its Super Spacer warm-edge spacer solutions, Edgetech won the competition with 44 percent of the open platform vote. “A National Fenestration Award is a real badge of honor for us, because the... more »
  • Apex Energy Solutions unveiled an app that allows potential franchisees, customers and employees to explore the Apex story through a digital Victorian-style pop-up book. It can be found in the iTunes app store. The Apex Pop-Up Book app tells the Apex story by reacting to users’ fingertips, allowing them to turn pages and watch pop-up features take shape. Once a page is open, the user can... more »
  • Apex Energy Solutions switched to a franchise model, offering all of its licensees the opportunity to buy franchises and also making franchises available in new markets. Apex is in 15 states, and it expects the franchise model to result in double-digit growth in the next 18 months. more »
  • Deceuninck North America reported strong sales growth through the third quarter of 2016, according to a recent company release. The company made several investments to sustain its growth in 2016, including its new $20 million, 150,000-square-foot facility in Fernley, Nevada, which can accommodate up to 24 extrusion lines. Deceuninck also invested to support growth and sustainability at its Monroe... more »
  • Ross Adler, Adler Windows’ president/CEO, was named a 2017 Future 50 Award Winner by New York SmartCEO. This program recognizes the region’s 50 fastest-growing mid-sized companies. These companies have demonstrated significant growth based on a combined three-year average of revenue and employee growth. The 2017 Future 50 winners collectively generate more than $3.51 billion in annual... more »
  • Kolbe Windows & Doors introduced sliding windows with larger openings. Available in both Ultra Series and VistaLuxe complementary versions, the window features an extruded aluminum exterior, a wood interior and a tilt-in sash on some models to simplify cleaning. Kolbe will display the window during the International Builders’ Show. more »