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Palmer-Donavin Announces Corporate Rebrand

December 9, 2019

Palmer-Donavin, a building materials distributor and door fabricator in the Midwest, is changing the name of its Seal-Rite Door Division and rebranding its corporate identity.

National Glass Association Welcomes New Board Members

December 9, 2019

The National Glass Association is pleased to announce the following three new board members:  Jim Stathopoulos, Ajay Glass Co.; Mark Chapman, Chapman Windows, Doors and Siding; and Ron Crowl, FeneTech, Inc. 

Fensterbau Frontale Returns to Nuremberg in March 2020

December 9, 2019

Wood and window specialists from all over the world will gather in Nuremberg for the combined Fensterbau Frontale and Holz-Handwerk exhibition March 18 through 21, 2020. Event organizers expect more than 1,300 exhibitors from over 40 countries and anticipate some 111,000 international attendees to the event.

National Windstorm Impact Reduction Program Gets Hearing

December 5, 2019

U.S. House of Representatives’ Subcommittees on Research and Technology and Environment held a hearing on the National Windstorm Impact Reduction Program. The purpose of the program is to measurably reduce the loss of life and property from windstorms through an improved understanding of risks and impact.

PGT Innovations Appoints New President of Western Window Systems

December 2, 2019

PGT Innovations appointed Mike Wothe as President of Western Window Systems. Wothe will be responsible for all aspects of the business, including strategy, sales and marketing, operations, and P & L.

AmesburyTruth Welcomes New Sr. Vice President of Sales

November 25, 2019

AmesburyTruth welcomes Dave Piet as its Sr. Vice President of Sales. In his new role, Piet will be responsible for leading the sales team in fortifying customer relationships and increasing organic sales for national accounts and for the Canadian market.

MI Windows and Doors Completes Acquisition of Milgard Windows & Doors

November 7, 2019

MI Windows and Doors finalized its acquisition of Milgard Windows & Doors from Masco Corp., which was first announced earlier this year.

Marvin Merges Cortland, N.Y.-based Operations with Newly Acquired Enfield, Conn. Facility

November 4, 2019

Local news entity, WXHC News reported that Marvin plans to close its Cortland, N.Y.-based distribution plant at the end of December. Marvin confirmed the news to Window + Door.

The Novatech Group Acquires Laurier

October 25, 2019

The Novatech Group acquired glass product manufacturer Laurier, which the companies hope will result in a growth plan that will unite the strengths of both companies in the high-rise, commercial and glass markets.