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  • GED Integrated Solutions Inc. acquired Elite Manufacturing Solutions, which adds machining capacity, manufacturing engineering support and operations leadership expertise to GED, according to officials.  “We are pleased to be adding Elite to the GED family,” says Bill Weaver, president and CEO of GED. “The acquisition allows us to expand our capabilities and services to the... more »
  • Aurora, Ohio, software company FeneTech Inc.’s 17th annual conference was designed to educate users about the latest enhancements in the company’s FeneVision software and to collect ideas for future development from the users. The conference, held in downtown Cleveland, drew 127 attendees from 60 different window and door manufacturers and glass fabrication companies, in addition to... more »
  • MI Windows and Doors raised more than $1 million for its philanthropic organization, the MI Charitable Foundation, at its 21st annual golf tournament and charity auction. The event, held June 3-5 in Hershey, Pennsylvania, is the largest fundraiser for the MI Foundation, which supports causes such as veterans affairs, local outreach, children’s wellbeing and the fight against cancer,... more »
  •       Thomas Chen, chairman and founder of Queens, New York-based Crystal Window & Door Systems, was a featured speaker at the International Franchise Expo last month at the Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. Organized by the International Franchise Association, nearly 350 companies exhibited franchise opportunities, and numerous workshops and seminars were part of... more »
  • Remodeling Magazine awarded Milgard Windows & Doors with the ‘Most Used’ and ‘Most Recognized’ window brand in the Western U.S. for its vinyl, wood and fiberglass windows. “Milgard strives to be the best window and door manufacturer in the industry,” says Jeremiah Noneman, senior marketing director at Milgard Windows & Doors. “We are honored to... more »
  •       NanaWall Systems expanded its Richmond, California, manufacturing facility from 40,000 square feet to 90,000 square feet. NanaWall anticipates capacity will increase by 125 percent thanks to a larger space, more efficient layout and spacious workflow, in addition to having reduced lead times on orders. “While many other companies are moving manufacturing... more »
  •       Renewal by Andersen, the replacement division of Andersen Corp., recently began rolling out a window and door industry specific augmented reality tool to its retailers across the U.S. Using an iPad app, a Renewal by Andersen design consultant can place a window or door in a room so homeowners can open and close it in real-time, see through it, walk around it and... more »
  •       Inc. magazine named Thompson Creek, a family-owned window and home improvement company serving the Mid-Atlantic region, one of the Best Workplaces for 2019 for the second consecutive year. The list is the result of a wide-ranging and comprehensive measurement of private American companies that have created exceptional workplaces through vibrant cultures, deep... more »
  • Aurora, Ohio software company FeneTech Inc. will hold its annual conference June 10-12 in Cleveland at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel with added sessions to further educate users about FeneVision software’s latest enhancements. Each year, FeneVision developers and analysts survey the software’s customers during the conference to find out what they would like to see in future... more »
  •     From L to R: Adrian Steenson, Eckhard Keill, Marcus Sander, Chris Dimou, Jens Busse and Robert Furgiuele.     Roto Fasco Canada Inc. celebrated the opening of its new building in Mississauga, Canada, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The new building is designed to sustain the growth patterns RFC has experienced over the past seven years. Improvements, says... more »