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  • Window World continued its support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital with the sponsorship of the fifth annual St. Jude Presents John Rich and Friends, held June 7 in Memphis, Tennessee.   “We are honored that Window World once again agreed to be presenting sponsor of this year’s St. Jude Presents John Rich and Friends,” said Richard Shadyac Jr.,... 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 »
  • The 2016 FeneVision User Conference, a three-day educational event held at the FeneTech headquarters in Aurora, Ohio, concluded today. The event hosted 105 attendees, from 51 glass fabrication and window and door companies, a record number for the conference. Day one of the 2016 FeneVision User Conference kicked off with this year’s theme “Into the Future” and a challenge from... more »
  • Both the American Institute of Architects and the International Code Council now accept FenestrationAssociate and FenestrationMaster coursework as continuing education credits. The AIA accepts the FenestrationAssociate and FenestrationMaster coursework as 11 and 13.5 Learning Units/Health, Safety and Welfare hours, respectively. This means that completion of the courses allows professionals to... 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 »
  • Pleotint LLC  announced a sales and distribution partnership with NT Window Inc. that will enable the company to offer self-tinting Suntuitive Dynamic Glass with its full line of window, door and sunroom products, according to Pleotint.   “When we look to offer new products to our customers, we look for things that we know will bring increased value, enhanced safety, superior... more »