Fenestration Day™ 2015 Seminar Line-Up Announced

Oct 30th, 2014

Fenestration Day™ 2015 will be held Thursday, March 19, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Ca. Sponsored by Door and Window Market (DWM) magazine, the fifth annual event brings door, window and other fenestration industry leaders together for a full day’s worth of education, networking and much more. This year’s event will [...]

Greenbuild Wraps up with Skylights, Glass and Windows

Oct 24th, 2014

SageGlass announced its product will now be available in large architectural sizes without a center bus bar. Units with no center bus bar may also be equipped with LightZone, enabling maximum control and daylighting.

The conversation on natural light was ongoing throughout the week on the Greenbuild 2014 show room floor in New Orleans. The show ended yesterday and DWM’s sister publication, USGlass, was there to cover all the news from the event, including doors and windows, skylights and glass. While showcasing the environmental aspect of their respective products, [...]

Energy Efficiency Rules Day for Glass, Fenestration at Greenbuild

Oct 23rd, 2014

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As members of all different sectors of the construction industry walk the show floor at Greenbuild 2014, the trends are pretty clear. Attendees are obviously looking for energy-efficient products and window and glass companies have an abundant of options on display. Among the glass and glazing industry-related companies at Greenbuild is Pilkington, featuring its vacuum [...]

ODL Presents Door Glass Design to AMD Board of Directors

Oct 23rd, 2014

In honor of this year’s 50th Association of Millwork Distributors’ (AMD) Annual Convention, ODL Inc., presented the AMD board of directors with a customized door glass design for its headquarters entryway. “ODL is honored to be part of AMD and celebrate its 50th anniversary,” says Keith Juhola, vice president of sales and marketing for ODL. [...]

AMD Kicks off 50 Years with a Name Change

Oct 21st, 2014

Tampa mayor Bob Buckhorn welcomed attendees to his town in the opening session and encouraged them to "spend every nickel they brought."

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) is meeting this week in Tampa, but as of a few hours ago they are now meeting as the World Millwork Alliance. The name was announced as part of the group’s opening session this afternoon. Nathan Potter, outgoing president, says the change is part of the association’s strategic plan. [...]

AMD Members “Lay it all Out” in Industry Roundtable

Oct 21st, 2014

Members of the Association of Millwork Distributors participated in a roundtable session yesterday where they were able to ask questions and share concerns. DWM/Shelter editor Tara Taffera was lucky enough to sit in at one such discussion and learn what is keeping members up at night and what they are happy about post recession. First [...]

AMD Offers Practical Advice for Convention Attendees

Oct 20th, 2014

Tom Angelis from Angelis Consulting talked about how to measure return on marketing and sales investments.

Attendees at the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) Annual convention attended educational sessions today before the exhibits and trade show kicks off in earnest tomorrow. David Meyer of Houzz detailed how this social media site can change the home remodeling and design process for homeowners and trade professionals. Most importantly he told attendees how they [...]

Win-door Show is Sold Out for Exhibitors

Oct 9th, 2014

The exhibit hall for the upcoming Win-door 2014 has officially sold out. The show, now in its 20th year, runs November 18-20 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre’s South Building, in Toronto. The 20th Anniversary Win-door show will feature a special opening night party on the show floor featuring a performance by the “Blus Bros” tribute band. The show also [...]

Milgard Sponsors Fenestration Day™

Oct 9th, 2014

Milgard Windows and Doors has signed on as a sponsor for the fifth annual Fenestration Day™, sponsored by DWM magazine. The event will take place March 19, 2015, in Irvine, Calif. Fenestration Day brings together door and window manufacturers and dealers for joint educational sessions as well as individual sessions tailored to those groups. “Milgard [...]

Ring Ring Marketing Sponsors Fenestration Day™

Sep 30th, 2014

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Ring Ring Marketing has signed on as a sponsor for the fifth annual Fenestration Day™, sponsored by DWM magazine. The event will take place March 19, 2015 in Irvine, Calif. Fenestration Day brings together door and window manufacturers and dealers for joint educational sessions as well as individual sessions tailored to those groups. “With the [...]