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  • LaCantina Doors teamed up with hosts John Weisbarth and Zack Giffin to help NFL Hall-of-Famer Delon Sanders and Executive Producer and Host, Tracey Edmonds create their own retreat in the premiere episode of FYI’s Tiny House Nations’ “600 Square Feet Power Couple’s Retreat.” The show featured LaCantina’s folding system.   more »
  • The National Glass Association and the Window and Door Dealers Alliance will hold the next GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo Sept. 12-14, 2017 in Atlanta. GlassBuild America is the largest annual tradeshow for the glass, metal and window and door industries in the Americas and features innovative products and services from around the globe. In addition to exhibits, the 2017... more »
  • WDMA to form WDMA-Northeast to serve NWDA members   The Northeast Window & Door Association agreed to merge operations with the Window & Door Manufacturers Association, with the members of NWDA becoming members of the newly formed WDMA-Northeast.  Under the new structure, WDMA-Northeast members will continue to receive the same benefits as they did with NWDA, including regular... more »
  • To further educate the industry on insulating glass automation technology, Quanex Building Products will present and is a gold sponsor at this year’s Glass Processing Automation Days, March 14 and 15 in New Orleans. Quanex’s Commercial Sales Specialists Joe Erb and Tony Thiret will present with Forel General Manager Michael Schmidt, about the benefits new automated technology can... more »
  • Roto North America received the “2016 Customer Value Champion” award from the international Roto Group. The award measures the long-term performance and development of a company in the marketplace, based on an independently performed customer value analysis. The company was recognized for significantly improving its customer value position in the market between 2008-2016. This is the... more »
  • Sierra Pacific Windows debuted 12 product innovations, along with its new brand identity, at the 2017 International Builders’ Show for its first time exhibiting. According to the company, several of these products are suited to coastal building in Zone 3 and Zone 4, including the new storm-tested, impact-rated H3 FeelSafe windows. The H3 FeelSafe line is designed for building requirements... more »
  • TigerStop LLC hired Rakesh Sridharan, formerly of the Leatherman Tool Group, as the company’s new CEO of worldwide operations.   Sridharan comes to TigerStop from Leatherman Tool Group where initially he was vice president of operations, and most recently the president of LED LENSER out of Germany, a subsidiary of Leatherman Tool Group. Prior to joining the Leatherman Tool Group,... more »
  • On Friday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to freeze all new federal regulations immediately and temporarily. The move effectively halts any pending policies from the Obama Administration before they can be finalized and allows President Trump to validate concerns with regulations that Republicans have viewed as burdensome to business, says the Window & Door Manufacturers... more »
  • Ventana USA celebrates its 30th year in business in 2017. From its beginnings in 1987 with three employees in a 3,000-square-foot space, Ventana has grown to more than 100 employees in two facilities totaling over 70,000 square feet. Ventana was the first commercial vinyl bending operation in the United States, according to company officials. "Our success is strongly supported and advanced... more »
  • Avid Ratings, in partnership with The Wisconsin Builders Association, released a market research study in Wisconsin for homeowner satisfaction and preferences. The survey measured customer satisfaction with products and services, and identified key areas impacting referrals and customer reviews. The study found that almost 50 percent of respondents believe that customer reviews are important in... more »