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  • In 2019, Manus Products will celebrate its 60th year. To commemorate this anniversary and to provide additional space for its growth, Manus Products broke ground on its third building at its Waconia, Minn. campus. The new building will have the capability for research and development, production and warehousing operations. In addition to the three buildings at its Waconia campus, the company has... more »
  • Pella Corp. acquired the Avanti business, a vinyl window and patio door manufacturer based in Glendale, Ariz. This acquisition will expand Pella's footprint in the strong and growing southwestern region of the U.S. and leverage Avanti's expertise and capabilities in providing express customer service and in turnkey window and door installation, according to a Pella release.   "This... more »
  • Renolit introduces its newest interior woodgrain, Renolit IN Elegant Cherry. The company reports that its market research found this shade to be a must-have color for today’s window market, as it compliments various interior décors from rustic flooring to gray-toned furniture and cabinet finishes. The product is available from stock in the company’s New Jersey warehouse. All Renolit... more »
  • ViWinTech Windows & Doors launched a new website, built with its customer in mind, according to the company, and emphasizing ViWinTech products. Visitors can browse through each of the company’s product lines and find products near their location. more »
  • PGT Innovations gave a one-time only grant of restricted stock to more than 3,000 employees. The amount of restricted stock was based on each employee’s tenure. “As our company continues to grow and expand into new markets, all of our team members help us achieve success with a company culture centered around integrity, safety, innovation and sustainable growth,” says Jeff... more »
  • Rehau Verwaltungszentrale AG successfully completed the acquisition of MB Barter & Trading AG following a positive decision by the antitrust authorities. The combination of Rehau's expertise in materials, process engineering and applications combined with MBT's global trading, logistics and distribution expertise creates new opportunities through expanded business models, according to a... more »
  • Therma-Tru Corp. partnered with the OSI brand to create the Certified Door System Installer Training Program to better serve trade professionals by educating them on the best practices for sealing and installing Therma-Tru door systems. Upon successful completion of the program, participants receive a certificate and credential card.   The online-based program is free of charge and includes... more »
  • Cloud-based business management company ECi Software Solutions acquired Lasso Data Systems, a provider of cloud-based CRM software for new home marketing and sales. The deal closed on December 6 and terms were not disclosed.  Lasso’s product suite includes a CRM solution built exclusively for the homebuilding industry, including lead management, automated engagement and follow-up... more »
  • Renewal by Andersen LLC announced it reached a historic milestone in that the Renewal by Andersen plant in Cottage Grove, Minn., is now sourcing 100 percent solar energy for its operations. Andersen Corporation, parent company to Renewal by Andersen, signed subscription agreements in 2016 to join Xcel Energy’s Minnesota Solar Rewards Community, which entitles the company to receive a credit... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems is a major sponsor of the inaugural NYC Winter Lantern Festival at Snug Harbor on Staten Island. The five-week event, which runs Wednesday to Sunday evenings through Jan. 6, 2019, is an outdoor seven-acre cultural celebration featuring holiday light displays and traditional Asian performing arts, as well as interactive exhibits.   “Crystal is proud to... more »