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  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association announced dates for the WDMA-Northeast Winter Conference, which will be held in Philadelphia on January 22-23, 2018. The event will begin with an opening welcome reception the evening of January 22, with the conference, to include updates on legislative, regulatory and code issues, exhibitors and networking opportunities for manufacturers and... more »
  • Manufacturing Day, sponsored by the National Association of Manufacturers as an event to inspire the next generation of manufacturers, will be held October 6, 2017. During this annual celebration of modern manufacturing, manufacturers around the country will invite their communities—including students, educators, businesspeople, media, and politicians—to their... more »
  •       There was a sense of optimistic uncertainty as GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo opened its doors just a day after Hurricane (then tropical depression) Irma moved through western Georgia and into Alabama. Uncertainty coupled with determination to make the event—no matter the circumstances—worthwhile for exhibitors and attendees.... more »
  • The third and final day of GlassBuild America finished strong with increased attendance, opportunities to learn and network on the floor, and Best in Show Awards to six companies. The organization also announced a $15,000 contribution to hurricane relief “to help our members and industry companies in the areas hardest hit by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma,” according to officials from the... more »
  • Day two at GlassBuild America brought better weather, energetic conversations at Express Learning, Dealer Days and exhibitor booths, and the presentation of Window & Door Magazine’s 2017 Dealer of the Year Award. The show opened early to maximize contact between exhibitors and customers after flight delays early in the week. Beautiful day ahead at #GlassBuild. Exhibitors starting to... more »
  • GlassBuild America 2017 opened Tuesday, Sept. 12, after the unusual challenge of Hurricane Irma.  GBA extended the show hours on Wednesday and Thursday to maximize customer contact for exhibitors delayed by weather. Ken Mariotti of Woodland Windows and Doors introduced the GlassBuild Opening Session, held in the wake of Irma and the anniversary of 9/11, and noted the contribution of the... more »
  • Officials from the National Glass Association and Window and Door Dealers Alliance announced extended show hours for this week's GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo. GlassBuild America will extend show hours on Wednesday, from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m., and on Thursday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. due to the timing of Hurricane Irma.   NGA\WDDA officials said in the statement:   "... more »
  • Please see these updated FAQs as of 7:00pm Sept. 11. UPDATED: Sept. 11, 12:48 p.m. ET. The National Glass Association and Window and Door Dealers Alliance released an updated statement on Sept. 11 regarding the potential effects of Hurricane Irma on GlassBuild America 2017, to be held Sept. 12-14 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. "We're here and we're ready,... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a webinar, “Energy Code Requirements in Canada,” on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., EDT. The webinar will feature a presentation by Jeff Baker, president of WestLab Canada and technical consultant for Fenestration Canada, regarding the Canadian Energy Codes and Energy Acts, as well as the Natural Resources... more »
  • Generational expert Cam Marston will headline the new GlassBuild America Opening Session, September 12, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Starting at 8:00 am, the session will be open to all registered attendees and exhibitors at no additional charge. Hear an update on National Glass Association and Window & Door Dealers Alliance activities, enjoy a free continental breakfast,... more »