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  • Quanex Screens LLC, a division of Quanex Building Products, named Jim Card as product sales specialist. Card is responsible for aiding in the development of current and prospective client relationships for Quanex, working with territory sales managers to support customer needs and growing their businesses. Card has more than 22 years of experience working within the fenestration industry,... more »
  • Houzz released its 2017 State of the Industry report, which provides an overview of 2016 performance and an outlook on 2017 for residential renovation and design businesses based on data reported by more than 4,800 professionals in the Houzz community. The majority of firms anticipate revenue and profit growth in 2017, following a very strong year in 2016. Houzz also released today the Q4 2016... more »
  • Paul Godwin took over the position as president and CEO of battenfeld-cincinnati USA. Godwin brings extensive experience in extrusion processes, materials and equipment. He started his career with Dow Chemical in 1979 and held professional assignments with Bayer, HPM and Maag prior to joining battenfeld-cincinnati USA, where he led sales and marketing and, most recently, the engineering... more »
  • Recently, Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) introduced the Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act (HR 469) while Sen Chuck Grassley (R-IA) introduced a companion bill, S. 119, in the Senate. These bills prevent the ability of federal agencies to participate in back-door sue-and-settle arrangements with special interest groups, which circumvent established regulatory laws. Federal agencies... more »
  • LaCantina Doors teamed up with hosts John Weisbarth and Zack Giffin to help NFL Hall-of-Famer Delon Sanders and Executive Producer and Host, Tracey Edmonds create their own retreat in the premiere episode of FYI’s Tiny House Nations’ “600 Square Feet Power Couple’s Retreat.” The show featured LaCantina’s folding system.   more »
  • The National Glass Association and the Window and Door Dealers Alliance will hold the next GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo Sept. 12-14, 2017 in Atlanta. GlassBuild America is the largest annual tradeshow for the glass, metal and window and door industries in the Americas and features innovative products and services from around the globe. In addition to exhibits, the 2017... more »
  • WDMA to form WDMA-Northeast to serve NWDA members   The Northeast Window & Door Association agreed to merge operations with the Window & Door Manufacturers Association, with the members of NWDA becoming members of the newly formed WDMA-Northeast.  Under the new structure, WDMA-Northeast members will continue to receive the same benefits as they did with NWDA, including regular... more »
  • To further educate the industry on insulating glass automation technology, Quanex Building Products will present and is a gold sponsor at this year’s Glass Processing Automation Days, March 14 and 15 in New Orleans. Quanex’s Commercial Sales Specialists Joe Erb and Tony Thiret will present with Forel General Manager Michael Schmidt, about the benefits new automated technology can... more »
  • Roto North America received the “2016 Customer Value Champion” award from the international Roto Group. The award measures the long-term performance and development of a company in the marketplace, based on an independently performed customer value analysis. The company was recognized for significantly improving its customer value position in the market between 2008-2016. This is the... more »
  • Sierra Pacific Windows debuted 12 product innovations, along with its new brand identity, at the 2017 International Builders’ Show for its first time exhibiting. According to the company, several of these products are suited to coastal building in Zone 3 and Zone 4, including the new storm-tested, impact-rated H3 FeelSafe windows. The H3 FeelSafe line is designed for building requirements... more »