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  • Window World secured the top spot for exterior/replacement contractor for the 10th consecutive year in Qualified Remodeler’s Top 500. The list recognizes the nation's largest remodeling firms for significant and sustained success based on installed remodeling dollar volume, total years in business, community service, industry association membership, certification and awards. Window World... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation is one of 11 companies recognized by Green Builder Media as a 2016 Eco-Leader. The title honors companies that provide exceptional examples of creative solutions that help limit a company's environmental impact, according to a press release issued on PR Newswire. Masonite reports it was selected as an Eco-Leader for its innovative uses of waste to improve... more »
  • Skyreach L&S Extrusions Corporation appointed Rick Pries as its technical sales representative for Western Canada and Western United States. Based in Edmonton, Alberta, Pries will manage the company’s accounts within his region and actively develop and oversee its respective product offering portfolio. This appointment is part of the company’s initiative to offer localized product... more »
  • Western Window Systems is included in Inc. magazine’s Inc. 5000 list, a ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. This marks the third year in a row the company made the list. This year, Western Window Systems was ranked 1,418, reportedly due to a three-year sales growth of 270 percent.The average company on the Inc. 5000 achieved a three-year growth of 433... more »
  • The Window & Door Dealers Alliance announces that FenestrationMasters is a Silver Sponsor for WDDA's Window & Door Dealer Days, which takes place at GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door EXPO, from October 19-20 in Las Vegas. FenestrationMasters is the industry resource for comprehensive professional education and certification developed by the American Architectural... more »
  • Cefla North America hired Jim Bueneman as sales area manager for its north central territory. Bueneman becomes the newest member of a team dedicated to finding innovative solutions to enhance wood products and byproducts, as well as applications for glass, plastic, fiber cement, composite materials and metal.     Bueneman will take responsibility for managing accounts directly for... more »
  • LaCantina Door’s Contemporary Clad was selected as one of the Top 100 products in 2016 by Professional Builder, a publication for the new-home construction market. This marks the third consecutive year LaCantina was named to the list.Chosen from among the thousands of products featured among the pages of the magazine throughout the past year, the Top 100 Products list is compiled by... more »
  • Western Window Systems will relocate its office and manufacturing operations to a new 170,000-square-foot facility in Phoenix, less than three miles from its current location. The move will accommodate more than 300 employees. More than twice the size of the company’s current location, the company says its new facility is part of an increased investment in engineering and manufacturing... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association released an updated document establishing a standard test method and set of performance criteria for side-hinged exterior door active slabs and their associated hardware connections under accelerated operating conditions. The AAMA 920-16, Specification for Operating Cycle Performance of Active Side-Hinged Exterior Door Slabs, was last updated... more »
  • Masonite International Corp. released results for the three and six months ended July 3, 2016, reporting year-over-year growth of 8 percent in the second quarter. Net sales increased $37.6 million, compared to the second quarter of 2015, to $514.0 million. Excluding foreign exchange, net sales would have increased 10 percent. “We are pleased with the solid growth we experienced in the... more »