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  • Loras College president Jim Collins and Pella CEO Pat Meyer announced a strategic partnership focused on strengthening the connection between Pella’s business objectives and Loras’ academic programs in analytics. This new partnership will explore how to use analytics better across a variety of scenarios including customer experience, product innovation and process efficiency at Pella... more »
  • Each year, the Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council takes the first full week in April to educate the public on the importance of practicing window safety year-round. National Window Safety Week, observed April 5-11, is designed to increase awareness on helping to prevent accidental window falls and the proper use of windows for emergency escape purposes. Falls from a window... more »
  • ProVia named home remodeling contractor Somerville Aluminum a Platinum Dealer for the fourth year in a row, PRWeb reported. This performance-based recognition programs honors door replacement contractors that have demonstrated the highest level of commitment to selling and installing ProVia products, according to the company. The designation means Somerville Aluminum has met stringent criteria to... more »
  • Soft-Lite’s windows were recently featured on an episode of The National Geographic Channel’s “Cabin Fever,” where host Nate Heim builds custom rustic hideaways and massive mountaintop mansions. Twenty-seven Soft-Lite Imperial LS Windows were used in the project for the episode “Lodge on the Ridge.” Numerous window styles were used in the project, including... more »
  • The WDDA and Home Improvement Leads have partnered to offer window and door dealers a 32 percent discount on HIL's lead generation services. Home Improvement Leads connects qualified homeowners with high-quality, local home improvement contractors via customized marketing campaigns. By partnering with HIL, dealers can increase revenue, reduce the cost of customer acquisition and enhance their... more »
  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) installed its new leadership team at the WDMA Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. The WDMA Board of Directors elected Al Babiuk, president and CEO of Loewen Windows, as the association's 2015-2017 chair. Babiuk replaces outgoing Chair Steve Donner of Weiland Sliding Doors and Windows, an Andersen company. "During... more »
  • ZNC (Zola no Compromise) from Zola Windows was selected as a Finalist in Architizer A+ Awards in the Windows category. A global architecture award program, Architizer A+ Awards received entries from a 100 countries and represents the best of architecture and design worldwide, according to the company. Public voting for the 2015 A+ Awards is open through April 3rd. The new ZNC window features a... more »
  • Case Window and Door will receive 10 years of tax-free benefits for its metalworking expansion under the state's Start-UP NY economic development program, Albany Business Review reports. The company will invest $4.02 million in expanding operations to increase production of steel, stainless steel and bronze window frames for high-end homes and industrial buildings, according to the article. The... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems debuted its new corporate video, which was created to commemorate its 25th anniversary of operations. The video documents the company’s journey from immigrant start-up to major American manufacturer. "Our sales personnel use the video in their introductory sales meetings with prospective customers, and our production and purchasing executives use it... more »
  • Hy-Lite now offers three different energy efficient options for its durable acrylic block windows. The SunBlock PLUS window limits the solar heat gain allowed to penetrate into the home through tinted ultraviolet (UV) inhibitors and infrared absorbers in the resin used to make the acrylic blocks. The company reports the windows are ideal for warm climates and can be used for both new... more »