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New Home Sales Hold Steady in April

May 26, 2020

In a sign that the housing market is stabilizing in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 0.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 623,000 units in April, according to data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.

Click Materials, Cardinal Glass Partner on Residential Smart Window Technology

May 26, 2020

Click Materials (Click), maker of a next-generation electrochromic glass technology, formed a development partnership with Cardinal Glass Industries for Click's smart window solution.

How to Reopen the Workplace: Part 1, The Office

May 21, 2020

As state stay-at-home orders are lifted, many employees may be returning to the office. “Preparing Your Office and Employees for Returning to the Workplace,” a webinar presented by the American Society of Association Executives, offered further insights from consultants and professionals for creating a comprehensive plan for reopening.

How to Reopen the Workplace: Part 1, The Office

Profine Acquires Assets from Aperture

May 21, 2020

Profine purchased extrusion and finished products assets from the administrators of Aperture Trading Ltd, for an undisclosed sum.

PPP Update: Loan forgiveness, audits and more

May 21, 2020

The Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program offers much-needed emergency financing for companies affected by the COVID-related economic downturn. However, the program has introduced numerous questions among business owners, many of whom are now concerned about available financing, future audits, loan forgiveness and more.

PPP Update: Loan forgiveness, audits and more

Woodcraft Industries’ Middlefield and Orwell, Ohio, Locations Earn Safety Awards

May 19, 2020

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation recognized Woodcraft Industries, a Quanex Building Products company, for its Middlefield and Orwell, Ohio, locations’ safety records.

Businesses Interested in CARES Act Main Street Lending Program Encouraged to Take Action

May 19, 2020

WDMA encourages small and mid-sized businesses interested in taking advantage of the Main Street Lending Program to prepare for applying now by reviewing the Eligible Borrower requirements.

Lamatek Manufactures Adhesive Backed Foam for Face Shields and PPE

May 19, 2020

Lamatek Inc. of West Deptford, New Jersey began manufacturing adhesive backed foam strips for brow liners on PPE face shields early in March, when it became clear that there was not enough PPE for healthcare workers and first responders.

SBA and Treasury Release Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application

May 19, 2020

The Small Business Administration, in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, released the Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application and detailed instructions for the application.