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  • Jeld-Wen Holding Inc. completed its previously announced acquisition of VPI Quality Windows Inc., a vinyl window manufacturer for mid-rise multi-family, institutional, hospitality and commercial projects, primarily in the western U.S. Jeld-Wen expects VPI to add approximately $60 million in annualized revenue. Transaction terms were not disclosed. more »
  •   ODL Inc. introduced modern bar configurations and new black and two-tone bronze/white colors for its Grilles Between Glass (GBG) product line. GBGs mimic the appearance of divided light doors but give homeowners the same aesthetic via a simplified manufacturing process. The grilles, or dividers, are housed within two panes of glass. They are available in standard 5/8-inch flat... more »
  •           Adding capacity to support its customers' product needs and lead times, Technoform doubled the size of its current warehouse in Twinsburg, Ohio. The location also added new equipment to increase its finishing and customization services. "We have experienced tremendous growth, and with advanced equipment we will continue to improve the speed and... more »
  • Vitro Architectural Glass’s Fresno, California, facility is the first float glass manufacturing plant in the U.S. to earn the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star certification for superior energy efficiency.  “We are extremely proud of this achievement because it recognizes and rewards the extraordinary commitment our Fresno staff makes every day to... more »
  • Officials from the Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health named MI Windows as one of its three winners of the Leadership Award. ADOSH annually bestows this honor on VPP Star sites, which MI Windows achieved 18 months ago, that go above and beyond in maintaining workplace safety. “This award is provided to employers and employees who work to improve their... more »
  • Madico Inc., a manufacturer of materials-based solutions, introduces programs to put window film dealers first as part of the New Madico Experience, a campaign featuring dealer support programs, recognition, a dealer portal and educational initiatives. The Madico Experience features a newly redesigned website dedicated to amplifying window film dealers’ success through programs designed to... more »
  •     Left to right: Todd Byron, RFA Senior Supply Chain Manager; Chris Dimou, RFA President and CEO; Congressman Joe Courtney; and Bea Horvat, RFA Supply Chain Manager   U.S. Representative Joe Courtney, from Connecticut’s 2nd district, recently visited Roto Frank of America’s manufacturing plant on to meet with Chris Dimou, Todd Byron and Beatrice... more »
  • Andersen Corp. donated $15,000 to the YMCA Equity Innovation Center to help foster a collaborative engine of equity innovation in the Twin Cities and beyond, says the company. "We are committed to increasing Andersen's diversity and fostering a culture where everyone is welcomed, valued and respected," says Jay Lund, Andersen chairman and CEO. "We are proud to support the YMCA in... more »
  • Western Window Systems, part of the PGT Innovations family of brands, announced the Series 3700 Vinyl Multi-Slide Door, a contemporary sliding glass door system that integrates innovations in rolling performance with enhancements to the installation process, says the company. “The Series 3700 Vinyl Multi-Slide Door is our most economical solution to help us reach even more production... more »
  • Chelsea Building Products will hold the grand opening of its new Greenville, Texas, facility on April 9, which will include a ribbon cutting, reception and plant tours. This 126,000-square-foot second production facility will service Chelsea’s current and future customers in the Southern and Western U.S. The space was previously used as an extrusion operation and has the capability for... more »