Posts Tagged ‘ Association of Millwork Distributors ’

AMD Show a Harbinger of Full Recovery

Nov 7th, 2013

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What a difference a year makes. The mood at this year’s annual convention of the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) was hopeful buoyed by an increase in attendance, sales and market activity throughout the country. The association celebrated its 49th year during its annual meeting which ended yesterday in Atlanta. “This show is about more [...]

AMD Kicks off in Atlanta

Nov 4th, 2013

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The 49th annual Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) trade show is being held through Wednesday in Atlanta at the Cobb Galleria Center. Attendees will be able to view the latest in door and window products through the trade show floor which opened today. Yesterday attendees received education on everything from Smart Sales; Getting Serious About [...]

Make Plans to Attend the AMD Trade Show

Oct 7th, 2013

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) 49th Annual Convention and Tradeshow is scheduled for November 3-7, 2014, at the Cobb Galleria Convention Centre in Atlanta. It is the premiere event where millwork industry professionals gather together and bring out their newest products and services. Along with the trade show, the convention offers the chance to [...]

AMD Code Change Proposal Approved at Hearings

May 3rd, 2013

Jessica Ferris, representing the Association of Millwork Distributors, offered a proposal at this week’s International Code Council hearings which was passed unanimously. In the section R612.3 regarding testing and labeling: Exterior windows and sliding doors shall be tested by an approved independent laboratory, and bear a label identifying manufacturer, performance characteristics and approved inspection agency [...]

Products on Display at AMD

Oct 15th, 2012

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The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) wrapped up its annual trade show and convention last week and the exhibitors in attendance had an abundance of products to show attendees, many of whom are involved in the door industry. ODL introduced its ON HAND In-Door Storage and Communication System. The product offers a cabinet and customizable [...]

Falling in Love Again

Oct 12th, 2012

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I am sure that headline pulled you into my blog but you may have to be an avid reader of my entries to get the full picture. What did I fall in love with again? A new door. Yes another and that may have my husband none too happy. I have been covering the door [...]

Networking is Key at AMD

Oct 11th, 2012

Patricia Galt Steves was the recipient of AMD's Ron Taylor Award.

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) is hosting its annual convention this week in Louisville, Ky., and exhibitors and attendees alike report that the networking opportunities the show provides are invaluable. Dan Barber, AMD outgoing president, Barnett Millwork, addressed attendees at the opening session on Wednesday morning and told them AMD members should “take advantage [...]

Roundtable Discussions Yield Results

Oct 10th, 2012

I have attended door and window industry trade shows and meetings for almost 15 years now, and it’s nice to see when associations that have been hosting trade shows for decades (48 in the case of the Association of Millwork Distributors—AMD), mix it up so to speak. Roundtable discussions have been a great marketing tool [...]