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  • ODL Inc. launched a new website for its Blink Blinds + Glass collection of blinds-between-glass. The new website features content and visuals that serve all of Blink’s audiences—including manufacturers, architects, builders and installers, as well as homeowners—to replace the previous version of the site that primarily targeted consumers.   According to Roger Finch,... more »
  • Western Window Systems, part of the PGT Innovations family of brands, announced several new indoor-outdoor solutions at six show homes located in and around the NAHB International Builders Show in Las Vegas, held Feb. 19-21. Show attendees can visit IBS’ Show Village, as well as three show homes outside the event, to see how the company’s moving glass walls and windows are being... more »
  • AAMA will host a webinar, "Updates to the AAMA Air-Water-Structural Certification Program," on Jan15. Photo courtesy of Innotech. The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a webinar covering recent additions to the AAMA Gold Label Certification Program in the New Year, "Updates to the AAMA Air-Water-Structural Certification... more »
  • Avia, Mighton’s newest smart lock handle system that uses Roto North America’s hardware, will be introduced next week for the first time at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Avia is the first Apple HomeKit smart home security system to work with multipoint locking door systems.   The majority of external doors fitted to U.S. homes that are protected only by... more »
  • The Marvin Companies acquired the assets of SIW Windows & Doors and formed a new business venture, SIW Solutions. In partnership with current SIW Windows & Doors ownership, The Marvin Companies is now the majority owner of the new SIW Solutions. SIW was founded in 2002 by Abe and Yida Lopez. The SIW team includes more than 170 employees in two manufacturing facilities in southern... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation appointed Dan Shirk as senior vice president and chief information officer. Shirk joins Masonite with over 25 years of IT, operations and general management experience. He has held leadership roles at Boral Stone Products, Owens Corning and Ascena Retail Group.   “Dan has a robust set of experiences, not just as an IT leader, but as an operations and... more »
  • PGT Innovations elected Frances Powell Hawes to its board of directors. “We are pleased to welcome Frances as a new independent director to the PGT Innovations board, and especially value the wealth of experience she has developed through serving in senior finance and accounting roles with public and private companies for many decades,” says Jeff Jackson, PGT Innovations CEO and... more »
  • Assa Abloy acquired Pacific Door Systems, a leading manufacturer of commercial doors and window systems in New Zealand. "I am very pleased to welcome Pacific Door Systems and their employees into the Assa Abloy Group. This acquisition delivers on our strategy to strengthen our position in the mature markets through adding complementary products and solutions to our core business," says... more »
  • VPI Quality Windows plans to relocate its Beaverton, Oregon, facility to Spokane, Washington, in early 2019. This move will allow the company to expand operations at its corporate headquarters and better position the company for future growth and expansion to new markets, according to a company statement. “We have seen tremendous growth over the last five years and strongly believe this... more »
  • Assa Abloy acquired Lorient, a designer and manufacturer of door sealing systems based in the UK with half of sales exported outside of the UK and EU. The acquisition “delivers on the company’s strategy to strengthen its position in the mature markets through adding complementary products and solutions to its core business," says Nico Delvaux, president and CEO of Assa Abloy.... more »