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  •           Andersen Corp. announced the winners of its 2018 Chairman's Award and Andersen Excellence Awards, which recognize internal projects demonstrating exemplary performance in safety, quality, sustainability, innovation and corporate citizenship. The winning projects exemplify the company's mission and values and advance core business objectives. "It... more »
  • Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc., parent company of Therma-Tru Doors, announced it named Nicholas Fink as president and chief operating officer, Fortune Brands, reporting to Christopher Klein, CEO, Fortune Brands.  “As part of our continued strategy to strengthen and position the business for the next phase of growth, we are evolving our leadership team with a new yet... more »
  • LaCantina Doors won “Best of Design” on Houzz, an online platform for home renovation and design. For the seventh consecutive year, LaCantina was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 2.1 million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. The Best of Houzz badge is awarded annually in... more »
  • NanaWall Systems won “Best of Customer Service” on Houzz for the fifth year in a row. The company was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 2.1 million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. “We strive to deliver exceptional performance in every aspect of our company, from our... more »
  • Jeld-Wen Holding Inc. signed a definitive agreement to acquire VPI Quality Windows Inc., a vinyl window manufacturer specializing in customized solutions for mid-rise multifamily, institutional, hospitality and commercial projects, primarily in the western U.S. “VPI will provide Jeld-Wen with a foundation for growth in the multifamily window market, providing us with a premier product and... more »
  •   Kevin McCarthy, former real estate leader turned white collar inmate, delivered a keynote address at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Annual Conference, held Feb. 25-28. McCarthy, now a professional speaker who advises on how to avoid "blind spots" in making judgment calls, spoke to AAMA conference participants about the motivations... more »
  • Members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association gathered last week in in Palm Springs, California, for the 82nd Annual National Conference, held Feb. 25-28. The four-day event was packed with networking events, keynotes and roundtable discussions, committee work sessions, member awards and new business. Follow @WindowDoorMag and #AAMAConf for live coverage of the event. The... more »
  •   At the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 82nd Annual Conference, the AAMA board of directors voted unanimously to designate former association leader Kim Flanary as an AAMA Honorary Member. Flanary, who passed away in November, is now the 14th person in the association's history to receive honorary membership. The last member to be honored in this way was... more »
  • Sierra Pacific Windows filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co. Inc. (Kolbe) alleging that Kolbe's VistaLuxe products infringe the patent covering Sierra Pacific's H3 hybrid window. Sierra Pacific Industries, the parent company of Sierra Pacific Windows, filed the lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin on Oct. 17, 2018 (... more »
  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association issued the following statement regarding the announcement that the March 1 tariff increase deadline would be extended: “WDMA is encouraged by the progress made between the trading relationships of the United States and China and delaying the increased tariff level for the third list of Chinese products is the right decision,” says Michael... more »