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  • Veka will unveil its news booth at GlassBuild America, held September 16-18 in Atlanta. The new booth will fill 1,500 square feet and will feature two stories. Numerous branded products will be on display, including Evolutions, EuroView, TimberView, SlideView and SwingView as well as last year’s product launch, Ecolutions. An exclusive, never-before-seen window design will also be on... more »
  • The Window & Door Dealers Alliance will launch Window & Door Dealer Days at GlassBuild America this year, providing a unique venue for dealers to see, touch and talk about new product lines, while gaining valuable information on current market conditions and best business practices. As part of the three-day event, more than 20 Express Learning sessions will be presented in The Dream... more »
  • Windowmaker Software will launch version 2.0 of their Windowmaker Measure app at GlassBuild America. The company reports there have been more than 10,000 downloads of the first version of the app, and that user feedback drove the enhancements in the new version. Top amongst them is support for iOS and Windows tablets and smartphones as well as Android. Plus, four languages have been added.... more »
  • For the fourth time in six years, All Weather Windows was named the Energy Star Manufacturer of the Year in the fenestration products category. All Weather Windows was named Energy Star Manufacturer of the Year in 2010, 2011 and 2013. It was named Participant of the Year in 2012. The awards are to recognize outstanding utility providers, manufacturers, retailers, advocates and home builders who... more »
  • The Window & Door Dealers Alliance announces that the following companies will participate in The Dream Showroom, focal point of Window & Door Dealer Days at GlassBuild America:  AmesburyTruthB.F. Rich Windows & DoorsDAC ProductsEDTMInterlock USA Inc.LaCantina DoorsMI Windows and DoorsParadigm Window SolutionsPleotintProViaRenoworks SoftwareSeaway Manufacturing Corp.Slide... more »
  • Flyover Premier Sales is the latest millwork sales representative to join Simpson Door Company’s nationwide sales team. Flyover will represent Simpson from Kansas to Michigan and Ohio. “Our goal is to partner with manufacturer’s reps that have as much passion as we do for wood doors, and the Flyover team certainly fits the bill,” said Jim Brandt, sales and marketing... more »
  • The GlassBuild America App is now available. The 2015 app brings the full experience of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo right onto a handheld device for easily accessible, up-to-the-minute show information. Users can: Review the entire convention schedule and create a personalized schedule at the show. Find exhibitors on the interactive floor map and get directions to a... more »
  • Interlock USA partnered with Slide Clear to distribute its retractable screen solutions throughout North America. “We are very excited to introduce these innovative screen solutions that perfectly complement our product line,” says Axel Husen, president and CEO of Interlock USA. “Slide Clear has taken the complex and made it brilliantly simple—exactly what door... more »
  • MI Windows and Doors introduced a next-generation Quality Management System that exceeds the recently-announced American Architectural Manufacturer’s Association 103-15 procedural certification program. Acceptance into this program requires manufacturers to exhibit a comprehensive and stringent quality management program in each of their manufacturing facilities. MIWD reports it is one of... more »
  • Northeast Building Supply acquired Architectural Building Components. Terms of the deal were not released. Both companies said the transition is expected to be seamless to customers and Architectural Building Components employees will continue working in the Hackensack and Long Branch, N.J. facilities. Paul Waldman, general manager of Architectural Building Components, called the deal a win-win,... more »