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  • 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 »
  • Window World added Dan O’Shea as vice president of marketing. O’Shea offers over 35 years of design and marketing experience serving clients in a variety of industries.  For the last 13 years, O’Shea was the general manager of the Piedmont Triad division of Fairway Media LLC. Before his tenure at Fairway Media, he held the role of national creative director with Fairway's... 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 »
  • A cybersecurity expert offered tips for locking down data and sensitive information at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2016 Summer Conference. Keynote Speaker, Larry D. Sjelin, advised conference participants not to underestimate the importance of a highly-trained IT staff and of regularly changing complex passwords. Sjelin is the chief of staff for the Center for... more »
  • Participants at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2016 Summer Conference heard about the past, present and future of the electrochromic glazing market, thanks to a presentation by Dr. Helen Sanders. Sanders leads technical development and training for Sage Electrochromics. Additionally, she contributed in large ways to the industry’s recently created Window Product... 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 »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors announced the recipients of its annual scholarships for employees' children. This year, Marvin selected 28 recipients to receive scholarships up to $1,500 to attend the two- or four-year college of their choice. “The Marvin family of brands believes in living its values,” says Robert Evans, vice president, human resources, Marvin Windows and Doors... more »
  • PGT Inc. appointed Dan Plotnick as director of Southeast Florida and international sales. Plotnick reports directly to Bob Keller, vice president and general manager. Plotnick has over 20 years of experience growing sales divisions, delivering sales results and implementing corporate strategy with experience in the United States, Asia Pacific and India. Prior to joining PGT, he served... more »
  • During the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2016 Summer Conference, participants learned about sustainability market drivers, environmental product declarations and more during a presentation by industry specialist, Anna Nicholson. Nicholson is UL’s EPD product manager and works to develop strategic partnerships and programs that drive business value from the use of... 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 »