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  • B.F. Rich Windows & Doors, which ceased operations in February 2017, is liquidating its machinery, equipment and remaining inventory in a live webcast auction on June 1. The public is invited to inspect the machinery and equipment at B.F. Rich Windows & Doors, located at 322 Ruthar Drive in Newark, Delaware., on May 31 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. The auction sale will be conducted live with... more »
  •  The WDMA-Northeast Summer Conference will take place July 17-18, 2017 in Albany, New York, at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center. This will be the first summer conference since the merger of the Northeast Window & Door Association with the Window and Door Manufacturers Association. The program is a day and a half, including an optional pre-conference tour of Keymark Corp... more »
  • Panda Windows & Doors will exhibit at this year’s AIA Convention in Orlando, displaying six high-end door systems including a yet-to-be-released door model. The company will also distribute a comprehensive “library card” that contains all of the password-protected information on its website, including CAD, BIM and SPEC information. The 4GB plastic USB card offers convenient... more »
  •     Rep. Ted Budd (R-NC) speaks to attendees The Window & Door Manufacturers Association hosted its 2017 Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference in late March, where WDMA members met with congressional offices on Capitol Hill. The meeting also included a political analysis from political commentator and author Matt Lewis, speeches at the Washington briefing breakfast by... more »
  • The week of May 8-12 brings an opportunity to discuss fall hazards and how to prevent them during the National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction event. Falls on construction sites are the leading cause of death in the industry, accounting for 37 percent of total fatalities, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. The organization partners with the... more »
  •     Ross Adler Adler Windows received a 2017 Future 50 Award from New York Smart CEO, smartceo.com. A total of 60 New York companies were honored for their significant growth, determined by a three-year average of revenue and employee numbers, according to a company release. The 2017 Future 50 winners collectively generate more than $3.48 billion in annual revenue and employ... more »
  • The National Glass Association and Window & Door Dealers Alliance announced that author and generational expert Cam Marston will return to GlassBuild America as keynote speaker at the Opening Session. Marston is back by popular demand to present, "The Multi-Generation Workplace—Do You Know How to Manage It?" He will share how understanding the differences of each generation,... more »
  • Brant Olson, sales technician and fenestration enterprise resource planning expert at WTS Paradigm participated in the FenCon17 ERP: Implementations in Fenestration and Increasing Efficiency panel. Topics included defining business and technology goals and timelines across the organization, integrating current technologies and understanding the long-term value ERP will provide to businesses.... more »
  • The Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council will sponsor Window Safety Week the first week of April to educate consumers on window safety and increase awareness to prevent accidental window falls. According to the Council, every year, about eight children under age five die from falling out of a window and more than 3,300 are injured seriously enough to go to the hospital. To... more »
  •  The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a webinar, “Window Safety is Everyone’s Responsibility,” on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST. Angela Dickson, marketing manager for AAMA, will be presenting. All interested parties are welcome; registration is required and complimentary. more »