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  • Slocomb Windows and Doors plans to hire 50 employees after the recent acquisition of the residential division of Lockheed Window. Slocomb currently occupies an 80,000-square-foot production plant in Hanover Township, Pennsylvania and recently closed a deal to add 30,000 square feet.  more »
  • Thompson Creek Window Co. earned the Angie’s List Super Service Award. Eligibility requirements for the award include an “A” rating in overall, recent and review period grades. Winners must also be in good standing with Angie’s List, abide by the company’s operational guidelines and pass a background check. "I am thrilled that were selected again as one of the... more »
  •     The Andersen Corp. team includes: front row (l-r): Jennifer Swenson, Angela Peterson, Beryl Kaczmarczik, Nicki Leritz. Back row (l-r): Bethany Drebing, Greg Smith, Mindy Sachs. Andersen Corp. was named the YPro Large Company Advocate of the Year by the Saint Paul, Minnesota Area Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals. The award intends to recognize companies committed to... more »
  • Delaney Hardware acquired Bravura Brass, a forged brass door hardware supplier. “We’re thrilled that Bravura has joined the Delaney family of brands and we’re excited about combining our core service competencies with Bravura’s high-quality designer product,” says Libby Zappala, Delaney president.  The new addition expands Delaney’s product portfolio to... more »
  • The Earthwise Group LLC recently added new window and door fabricators in the Western U.S. In addition, an existing member added a West Coast manufacturing facility. Synergy Windows and Doors, located in north Texas, services dealers in Texas and Oklahoma. The company joined the Earthwise Group in 2017.  Phoenix-based Energy Shield Windows and Doors also recently joined... more »
  • Erdman Automation Corp. created the Online Parts Shop. Erdman's Parts Store services both standard and custom models of the company's equpment, with parts added daily. Custom, machine-specific components can be added to the store via customer request. The site accepts credit card payments, and offers the option for payment to be made via purchase order for existing Erdman customers.   more »
  • Masonite International Corp. acquired DW3 Products Holding, a UK provider of door solutions and window systems. DW3 supplies products under brand names including Solidor, Residor, Nicedor, and Residence. The company employs approximately 300 people in Stoke-on-Trent and Gloucester, England. “DW3 fits exceptionally well with Masonite’s existing business in the UK,” says Tony Hair... more »
  • Roto North America added Bill Priest as research and design manager within the product innovation process. He holds a bachelor of science in aerospace and a master’s degree in finance, and has more than 20 years' experience in research and design. Prior to joining Roto, Priest worked at General Motors, assisting with automotive hardware. His experience also includes working at Stanley, with... more »
  • The Window & Door Manufacturers Association released its advocacy agenda for 2018. WDMA says the agenda outlines important policy priorities for the window, door and skylight industry that it believes will boost the housing and construction industry and support continued job creation in the U.S. manufacturing sector. "Window, door and skylight manufacturers are vital to the... more »
  •     Joe Peilert, left; Keith Rothfus, right, tour the Veka facility. Congressman Keith Rothfus, representing Pennsylvania’s 12th District, toured Veka’s manufacturing facility in Fombell, Pennsylvania, where he met with management and employees to discuss the impact of the new tax reform on the building industry. “Tax reform puts us in a much better position... more »