Posts Tagged ‘ GlassBuild America ’

A Positive GlassBuild Proves the Recovery is Roaring Along

Sep 24th, 2015

Another GlassBuild has come and gone, and the show in Atlanta provided ample evidence that the recovery is in full swing. As I shared in several conversations at the show, I haven’t heard a pessimist complain in over a year.  Attendance at the show was very good, and the exhibitors with whom I talked reported […]

Video: One Last Look at GlassBuild

Sep 22nd, 2015

As we wrap up our video coverage of the 2015 GlassBuild America Show, DWM brings you machinery, hardware, innovative door and window solutions and a new addition to the event—the dream showroom. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

Looking for Software? Look No Further

Sep 21st, 2015

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Companies walking a trade show floor are often shopping for software, and there were several companies at last week’s GlassBuild America event armed with the latest offerings to meet this demand. FeneTech Inc. showcased its newest software generation, FeneVision MAX, the latest version of the FeneVision ERP software. But president Ron Crowl said it’s about […]

GlassBuild America: What an Experience

Sep 21st, 2015

It’s been quite a first year for this fenestration newbie — at least as far as trade shows go. About a month after starting a new job covering an industry that was new to me, I was at my very first trade show — the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas. If you’ve been to that, you know what […]

GlassBuild Recap: In Case You Missed It …

Sep 21st, 2015

DWM just returned from GlassBuild America at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center. In case you missed our coverage last week, here’s a quick rundown of our reports from the big show. Day 1: Quanex unveiled a bevy of new products, and Caldwell Manufacturing’s booth featured an innovative window from Rochester International called FoldUp. Here’s a short video of […]

GlassBuild Day 3: Major Announcements

Sep 18th, 2015

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The 13th GlassBuild America show wrapped up its three-day run at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center with notable announcements and a parade of new products. Among the biggest news items from the show was Deceuninck’s announcement that it plans to open a new 150,000-square-foot production facility in Reno, Nev. The plant is expected to go […]

Video: GlassBuild Continues in Atlanta

Sep 17th, 2015

What makes a finished product? What role do sealants and packaging play? Our editors have that and more as GlassBuild America continues. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

GlassBuild Day 2: Machinery and More

Sep 17th, 2015

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GlassBuild America rolled into its second day on Thursday at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center with big crowds and a bevy of new products. Integrated Automation Systems showed off a couple of products for filling insulating glass units (IGUs) with gas. OptiClose is a new argon-filling system for Intercept lines that delivers higher quality at a […]

It’s All About the People

Sep 17th, 2015

The FoldUp window by Rochester Colonial with hardware by Caldwell.

I’m sure I’ve written articles in the past at trade shows with the headline, “Its all about the products.” But while walking the show floor at GlassBuild America on Wednesday, I realized this industry really is all about the people. They are the ones who develop the products, and they are the ones who have the great stories. […]

Video: GlassBuild America Kicks off in Atlanta

Sep 16th, 2015

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GlassBuild America opened this morning in Atlanta, and DWM editors are on location to bring you the latest news and product introductions from the show. Today, it’s acquisition news, plant openings, glass and machinery. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.