Posts Tagged ‘ Therma-Tru ’

Fortune Brands Sales Jump 8 Percent in Fourth Quarter; Door Sales Rise 12

Feb 5th, 2015

*+-Fortune Brands continues to gain good fortune. The Deerfield, Ill.-based company recently released its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2014—and they spell good things for the publicly traded company. Report highlights include: Q4 sales increased 8 percent year-over-year to $1.04 billion with earnings per share (EPS) of $0.35; EPS before charges/gains increased 38 […]

Video: Doors Get Their Due at IBS

Jan 22nd, 2015

*+-In today’s video, DWM editors take a look at the door products at the International Builder’s Show. From interior and exterior to sliding, the show, taking place through Thursday, has it all. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

Therma Tru Receives 10-Year Local Tax Abatement

Jan 8th, 2015

Therma Tru employees put together a door at the company's Butler, Ind., plant.

*+-A three-year, $20 million investment in the local economy has earned Therma-Tru a 10-year tax abatement on new equipment for its plant in Butler, Ind. According to public documents, the city approved the abatement after the company said it would make such an investment and hire 105 additional full-time employees, whose average annual salaries eventually […]

New Products, Growth and Good News Reported at Win-door

Dec 1st, 2014

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*+-When Win-door North America wrapped up before those in the U.S. celebrated Thanksgiving, it was evident that door and window companies in both the U.S. and Canada have a lot for which to be thankful. Chris Dimou, president Roto North America, reported that business has doubled organically in the last five years. “It’s encouraging to […]

Why Entry Doors Could Help Expand your Window Business

May 13th, 2014

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*+-While many window companies sell patio doors, when it comes to swinging or entry doors, sometimes companies view this as a “foreign object.” DWM spoke to Eric Dotson, business development manager at Therma-Tru Corp. and two companies that started out just selling windows then expanded into entry doors. So if you have considered taking the […]

Simonton Windows Hosts 13th Annual “Relay for Life” Auction

May 2nd, 2014

*+-On Saturday, May 10, Simonton Windows will host the 13th annual door and window auction to benefit the American Cancer Society. During the past 12 years the yearly charity fundraiser has generated more than $405,000 for the Relay for Life® fundraising efforts in Ritchie and Pleasant counties in West Virginia. Starting at 10 a.m. that […]

Therma-Tru DoorWays App Available for iPhone and iPad

Mar 19th, 2014

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*+-Therma-Tru Corp. has announced the launch of its DoorWays App for iPhone and iPad. The DoorWays App brings mobile shopping and visualization into one tool that expedites the selection and buying process for trade professionals and homeowners. The marketing tool features the Therma-Tru portfolio of fiberglass doors in the most popular sizes, as well as […]

Fortune Brands Windows & Doors Added 470 Jobs in 2013

Feb 20th, 2014

*+-Fortune Brands Windows & Doors, which includes Therma-Tru Corp., Simonton Windows and Fypon, added 470 new jobs in 2013. The company says the job increases come as a result of increased sales of door, window and trim products for both new construction and “repair and remodel” markets in 2013. “Our door and window segment sales […]

Energy and Optimism Abounds as Builders’ Show Opens in Vegas

Feb 4th, 2014

Kolbe unveils the VistaLuxe Collection which draws on contemporary styles.

*+-The International Builders’ Show opened this morning in Las Vegas, and if the signs in rising housing starts and rising attitudes, are any indication, the event should be one filled with good news and innovative products. Many members of the door and window industry are in attendance and industry suppliers have a wide variety of […]

Two Industry Companies “Ready for Recovery”

Nov 19th, 2013

*+-Following more than a year of housing market recovery, Mark Savan, president of Therma-Tru Doors and Simonton Windows, says he sees 2014 as a year where the companies are well positioned to meet consumer needs by producing quality products in a timely manner and offering strong service at all customer levels. “Our focus is on […]