Posts Tagged ‘ Pella Corp. ’

Pella Windows and Doors to be distributed in India

Sep 20th, 2012

Pella Corp. announced this week that Pella Windows and Doors manufactured in the USA will be sold in India for the first time. An independent distributor, Abir Trademart Pvt. Ltd., will offer products sold through Pella India, to serve residential and commercial construction interests for new construction, remodeling and replacement needs in the country. “We […]

New Study Available on Global Vinyl Door and Window Market

Jun 29th, 2012

Research and Markets has released the 2012 edition of the Vinyl Doors and Windows Global Strategic Business Report. This new report analyzes the worldwide markets for vinyl doors and windows in thousand units. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the U.S., Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and the rest of the world. Annual […]

Pella, Saltzman Propose Settlement Agreement in Class-Action Suit Over ProLine Products

Jun 25th, 2012

In Saltzman vs. Pella, a class-action lawsuit involving Pella’s ProLine casement, awning and transom windows made in 2006 and earlier, Pella and the plaintiff’s law firm filed a proposed settlement agreement last week in the federal district court in Chicago. According to court documents, “the case has been pending for six years, and the parties […]

Pella Corp. Joins CABA Board of Directors

Jun 19th, 2012

The Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA) announced that Pella Corp. has joined its board of directors. Larry Ehlinger, Pella’s senior director of advanced engineering and quality, is the company representative. “I am very pleased to welcome Larry Ehlinger and Pella Corp. to the CABA board,” says Ronald J. Zimmer, CABA president and CEO. “Mr. Ehlinger’s […]

Pella Corp. Engineer Leaves Lasting Legacy for Iowa Parks

Jun 12th, 2012

Chris Desjardins, who was an engineer at Pella Corp. for 23 years, died suddenly at age 47 on May 5, 2009. He is remembered as being passionate about energy efficiency and that legacy lives on through a new renewable energy project funded by Desjardins’ estate. The new project is designed to help encourage Iowans to […]

Global Vinyl Doors and Windows Industry Market Report Now Available

Jun 7th, 2012 has announced a new market research report is available on the global vinyl doors and windows industry. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for vinyl doors and windows in thousand units, and provides separate comprehensive analytics for the United States, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, as well as the rest of the world. Annual […]

New Pella Corp JDRF Benefit Revs Up at Knoxville Raceway June 2

May 29th, 2012

Pella Windows and Doors is working with the Knoxville Raceway to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). The two will host a “racing to a cure for diabetes night” June 2 at Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa, which will offer fast-paced sprint car racing action. For each $15 adult general admission purchased […]

Pella Corp. Offers Electronic Recycling to its Communities

Apr 20th, 2012

Pella is taking part in annual eCycling events as a way to help divert old electronics from landfills. Properly recycling old computers and other electronics not only keeps them out of landfills, but it may also help prevent the risk of identity theft taken from old computer files. “Several years ago, I noticed an increase […]

Truckload Carriers Honored for Outstanding Service to Pella Corp.

Apr 5th, 2012

Pella Corp., together with Ryder System Inc., its third-party logistics provider, honored outstanding carriers with its 2011 Truckload Carrier of the Year Awards. Carriers honored for their performance in safely and efficiently transporting Pella’s doors, windos and other materials from the respective Pella manufacturing sites include: • Gettysburg, Pa. Operations – Watsontown Trucking Company, Milton, […]

WDMA Announces New Leadership Team

Mar 9th, 2012

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced its new leadership team was installed during its Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. At the meeting, the WDMA board of directors elected Ann Duebner, vice president of sales and administration for Eggers Industries in Two Rivers, Wis., as its 2012-2013 chair, replacing outgoing chair […]