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KP Building Products buying window and door maker


February 25, 2014 2:39 pm ET

KP Building Products Ltd. is close to acquiring substantially all of the assets of Farley Group Inc., a manufacturer of PVC and aluminum–hybrid windows and patio doors.

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Koma seeking U.S. manufacturers for its doors and windows


February 6, 2014 12:30 pm ET

LAS VEGAS — Koma Building Products is on a fast track to bring Kõmmerling windows and doors to the United States.

Deceuninck adding North American capacity


January 10, 2014 12:44 pm ET

Profile extruder Deceuninck North America LLC recently added three lamination lines to match growth for laminated window profiles.

Quanex buys Texas extrusion plant


January 1, 2014 1:34 pm ET

Window and door maker Quanex Building Products Corp has purchased the assets of Atrium Windows and Doors Inc.'s Greenville, Texas, plant.

Veka invests in UK PVC recycling plant


December 19, 2013 5:05 pm ET

Veka Recycling Ltd. is “closing the recycling loop in the UK” with its investment of almost £1 million in its Kent, England, facility to produce high-quality recyclate suitable for PVC extruded products.

Window and Door Manufacturers win approval for building code changes


November 13, 2013 3:01 pm ET

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) was granted final approval of several amendments it proposed to the 2015 editions of the International Residential Code (IRC), International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), and International Existing Building Code (IEBC).

Window maker going to pots to cook up sales


October 8, 2013 1:42 pm ET

In an attempt to generate new leads, Soft-Lite Windows is offering commercial-grade cookware to customers who provide referrals that result in sales.

Eastman investing $40 million in Virginia film plant


October 1, 2013 4:33 pm ET

Eastman Chemical Co. will invest $40 million in its Henry County, Va., plant, which makes window and performance-coated films.

US window demand rising again


September 4, 2013 2:39 pm ET

The demand for windows in new housing rose 25 percent in 2012 and is on track for a similar increase this year.

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Veka adds capacity to meet growth trends for vinyl profiles


August 30, 2013 4:02 pm ET

FOMBELL, PA. — Joe Peilert has welcomed more guests to the Veka Inc. window and door profile factory in Fombell in recent days than all of his 3½ years as president and CEO.

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