Latest News

  •     From left to right: Danielle Mikesell, Brad West, Bob Keller, Debbie LaPinska, Jeff Jackson, John Engelstad, Dave McCutcheon and Brent Boydston at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Jan. 29.     PGT Innovations finished construction on and began using its new building that connects two of the company's existing glass processing plants at its North Venice, Florida... more »
  • Roto North America's President and CEO Chris Dimou attended the German American Business Outlook 2019 and the New Year's Luncheon with the German ambassador to the U.S., Dr. Emily Haber, as a special guest. The event, held in New York City, is an annual survey of German firms in the U.S. and offers insight into the current status and future expectations of German companies in the U.S.... more »
  • Kolbe Windows & Doors will feature indoor-outdoor entertaining solutions at the National Association of Home Builders International Builders’ Show next month in booth #C2519. "As the interest in indoor and outdoor living continues to grow, a transformation toward outdoor dining and food preparation continues to evolve as well," says Cindy Bremer, vice president of marketing at... more »
  • In an effort to attract more talent and ease current employee commutes, Pella Corp. plans to open a satellite office just outside of Des Moines in Johnston, Iowa, this April. December employment statistics revealed Iowa had the lowest unemployment rate in the nation at 2.5 percent, which has made filling open job positions a struggle for many Iowa employers. The company hopes this move might help... more »
  • TruStile Doors broke ground on its Denver headquarters, which will include 260,000 square feet of manufacturing, warehouse and office space. The company currently operates in about half the square footage at four buildings. “To have the power of our collective operations under one new roof is a significant advancement for our team and our future innovations,” says CEO Scott Schmid.... more »
  • Diamon-Fusion International and Durabuilt Windows & Doors entered a supply partnership in which Diamon-Fusion’s protective coating will be applied to Durabuilt’s windows. The optically clear protective coating chemically bonds to the glass to make it a high-performance, hydrophobic surface and protect it against staining and etching, according to DFI. Supra Canada, DFI’s... more »
  •   Kolbe Windows & Doors will introduce two hardware options to coordinate with its VistaLuxe Collection next month at the International Builders’ Show. The metal construction Ashlar handle comes standard on VistaLuxe Collection casements and awnings and is available as an option for Ultra Series and Heritage Series. Available in white, satin nickel, rustic umber and matte... more »
  •     (from left) Jens Busse, director; Eckhard Keill, CEO; Chris Dimou, president, The Americas; Christoph Hugenberg, member of the board; and Michael Stangier, CFO Roto North America received the 2018 Customer Value Champion award from Roto Frank AG, presented by Eckhard Keill, Roto Frank’s global CEO. Roto North America receivef thr award at the January Roto Group... more »
  • Andersen Corp. broke ground on its new manufacturing campus in Goodyear, Arizona. The company plans to invest more than $105 million in a 500,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution facility and create more than 415 jobs during the first phase of this expansion. The new facility will manufacture Andersen 100 Series products.   The campus will be owned and operated by Andersen Regional... more »
  • Assa Abloy signed an agreement to acquire Keyper Systems, a leading supplier of electronic and mechanical key management systems in the U.S. with a strong presence in the automotive segment. The acquisition is conditional upon satisfaction of customary closing conditions and is expected to close during the first quarter of 2019.   "I am very pleased to welcome Keyper Systems into the... more »