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  • During the first week of December, industry co-suppliers associated with window profile lamination hosted a training symposium. The two-day event hosted more than 30 people in attendance and offered complete training about the products and process associated with the growing trend toward lamination as a color solution for the vinyl window industry. The first half of the event was classroom type... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems will celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2020 and plans to celebrate with events with its employees, customers and business affiliates, and with marketing promotions, enhanced advertising in publications and across social media platforms, and special customer giveaways. The Chen family, who immigrated to America almost 40 years ago from Taiwan, started Crystal... more »
  • Wood and window specialists from all over the world will gather in Nuremberg for the combined Fensterbau Frontale and Holz-Handwerk exhibition March 18 through 21, 2020. Event organizers expect more than 1,300 exhibitors from over 40 countries and anticipate some 111,000 international attendees to the event. Digitalization will be one of the key themes at both fairs in 2020, according to event... more »
  • The Forest Stewardship Council recently recognized Woodcraft Industries for its enduring commitment to forest stewardship. It is one of six companies honored during Greenbuild 2019 for being FSC certified from its beginning. “The FSC is one of the most recognized and well-respected forest stewardship organizations in the world, and we are proud to have been a part of it from the very... more »
  • The owners of Maui Windows and Doors are celebrating the company’s fifth anniversary by offering free windows for an entire home. The company partnered with Andersen Window Systems to giveaway new 100 series Fibrex windows, with no installation fee. The giveaway requires a 250 to 500 word essay detailing why the candidate(s) deserve to win. “We’re looking for someone who may not... more »
  • The National Glass Association is pleased to announce the following three new board members:  Jim Stathopoulos, Ajay Glass Co., Canandaigua, New York; Mark Chapman, Chapman Windows, Doors and Siding, West Chester, Pennsylvania; and Ron Crowl, FeneTech, Inc., Aurora, Ohio.  The new members join these current board members for the 2019-2020 term: chair, Chris Bole, Pikes Peak... more »
  • Palmer-Donavin, a leading building materials distributor and door fabricator in the Midwest, is changing the name of its Seal-Rite Door Division and rebranding its corporate identity. For nearly 40 years, Seal-Rite Door has been professionally fabricating and distributing custom Therma-Tru Doors in the Midwest. In 2013, the company was acquired by Palmer-Donavin, but the companies have continued... more »
  • The WDMA 2020 Legislative Conference will be held March 23 through 25 at the Westin City Center Hotel in Washington, D.C. This signature policy-making event is comprised of advocacy and education, including a day to conduct in-person meetings with representatives for members to make their voice heard during pre-organized Hill visits. The conference also features conversations with Members of... more »
  • Sunrise Windows and Doors launched its Support on Site (SOS) app designed to support dealer partner production and installation personnel in the field. After a download process on an Apple or Android device, users get login information that allows them to contact Sunrise service personnel on-demand, and to access hundreds of install and troubleshooting PDFs and videos. The Sunrise service team... more »
  • MFM Building Products reached an agreement with Summit Sales & Marketing to represent MFM in North Texas. Summit Sales & Marketing was founded in 2010 and will serve one-step and two-step building products and roofing distributors, with support through customer promotions, training and marketing support. Mike Scott, principal, brings 25 five years of experience as an independent sales... more »