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  • Many manufacturers, distributors and window and door retailers face an ongoing challenge: disposing of surplus inventory. Many practice discounting, liquidating and auctioning unwanted merchandise, but this labor-intensive work can yield little profit.  Another idea is to donate products to charity, also known as product philanthropy or gifts-in-kind donations. This practice has financial... more »
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  • To keep on beat with the pulse of the industry, we need to hear from those that comprise it. What products are most popular in your corner of the market? Are you planning for an increase in sales and production in 2019? How do you find the people to keep it all in motion? Weigh in on the Industry Pulse survey, open now through Thursday, October 25. The purpose of this important study—... more »
  • Provide your market insights
    Window & Door magazine's annual Industry Pulse survey is now open. All suppliers, manufacturers and dealers in the residential window and door market are urged to participate. Please take 10 to 15 minutes on or before October 25, 2018 to provide your insight and perspective on the fenestration market.  Results of the survey will be published in the January/February 2019 Forecast issue of... more »
  • Each year, the Home Improvement Research Institute puts on its Insights Conference that brings together professionals in research and sales, as well as manufacturers and retailers of building products and other building professionals. This year’s event, held last week in Oakbrook, Ill., also featured talks by building and home improvement experts including Lawrence Yun, chief economist from... more »
  • Hurricane Florence has dominated headlines this week and last, as the powerful storm brought a major surge and heavy rains to the Carolinas and beyond. With significant flooding affecting the areas, recovery crews have their work cut out for them. While the weather activity along the coast is serious, it still doesn’t compare to the Atlantic hurricane season of 2017. Remember last year?... more »
  • What happens in Vegas shouldn’t stay in Vegas, at least this week—GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo opens today, and Window & Door will be spilling all of the activity on our social channels and on windowanddoor.com. While we hope you’re here for all the action in person, we’ll be tweeting live insights from Express Learning in booth #913. These TED... more »
  • The editorial staff at Window & Door is excited to head to Las Vegas next week for GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, where the who’s who of fenestration professionals will gather for the biggest event for the industry. In addition to tips on how to navigate the show floor and get the most out of the event, we also asked longtime exhibitors and attendees about what... more »
  • Notable Entries
    The Crystal Achievement Awards honor innovation in the fenestration industry. While there can be just one winner in each category, there are numerous examples of industry excellence in the notable entries on the following pages. View the products. more »