July 25, 2010
Employees at Gorell Windows & Doors recently raised more than $3,400 to help the Indiana community fight cancer by participating in The Relay for Life, a 24-hour fundraising event that benefits the American Cancer Society.
Gorell employees coordinated several fundraising programs—including a Sheetz coupon sale, basket raffle, employee dress-down day and luminary sales for the Relay... more »
June 21, 2010
Thermal Industries Inc. marked its 50th anniversary last week with the announcement that it would give 50 custom-made vinyl replacement windows to the non-profit organization Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh. David Rascoe, president, also pledged the company would participate in an ongoing partnership that provides future window support to the organization.
Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh... more »
June 18, 2010
The Temecula, Calif.-based Milgard Windows & Doors plant recently teamed up with Today's Windows & Doors, an Orange County dealer, to help the Eli Home, an organization that provides shelter and support services for women and abused children.
The Eli Home recently won a grant through the Pepsi Refresh Project as a “shovel-ready” project that would positively... more »
June 16, 2010
A Roto AG roof window manufacturing plant in Bad Mergentheim, Germany has recently been selected as the best factory in Germany for 2010, the company reports. The facility received the Industrial Excellence Award known throughout Germany and presented to such companies BMW, Siemens and Fujitsu during the past 15 years.
The roof window plant was cited for operating within a highly... more »
June 15, 2010
Natural Resources Canada has recognized All Weather Windows with the 2010 Energy Star Market Transformation Award for window, door and skylight manufacturers. The Alberta-based manufacturer was honored along with several other companies at an award ceremony in Ottawa last week.
“It is heartening to be recognized by Energy Star for our dedication to producing environmentally-... more »
June 15, 2010
From June 14 to July 4, Gorell Windows & Doors will donate a portion of every sale of windows that incorporate its Eco Master glass system to the National Audubon Society, the company reports. Collected funds will be provided to the Audubon Gulf Coast Oil Spill Recovery Fund to help aid birds already suffering the oil’s deadly effects, protect now-unharmed wildlife in the path of the... more »
June 15, 2010
The Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership has named Mathews Brothers the recipient of this year’s Maine MEP Manufacturing Excellence Award. The award was presented to the 156-year-old window manufacturer in a ceremony at its plant in Belfast, Maine, yesterday.
“The award is presented to Mathews Brothers in recognition of the company's success in achieving world-class... more »
June 8, 2010
For the second year in a row, FeneTech Inc. has been been honored with Crain’s Leading Edge award for middle-market companies in Northeast Ohio. Ron Crowl, president, and other FeneTech staff members accepted the award at a dinner in Cleveland in late May.
The awards recognize companies for "value creation." FeneTech was cited for doubling revenues since 2008 through... more »
May 24, 2010
Crystal Window & Door Systems marked the completion of its 20th year of operation on May 15. Started two decades ago by Taiwanese-American immigrant Thomas Chen with a small Queens, N.Y., operation fabricating aluminum windows, the company celebrated its anniversary milestone in numerous ways over the past 12 months, culminating in a grand 800-guest gala banquet attended by employees and... more »
May 13, 2010
Once again in October, Window & Door will honor our Dealers of the Year. Saluting “excellence in the middle,” this annual program recognizes today’s leaders within the industry's channels of distribution. Our winners represent the best in sales, marketing, delivery, service and installation and more.
Nominations for Window & Door's 2010 Dealers of the... more »