1st February 2018
 
Cross-Party Inquiries Must Stop Another Carillion And Shine A Light On Mis-Selling, Say Small Firms
 

Welcoming the launch of a BEIS Select Committee inquiry into supply chain bullying and small business productivity, and a Treasury Select Committee inquiry into access to finance for small firms, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) National Chairman Mike Cherry, said: “It’s great to see parliament announcing new cross-party investigations to tackle the many issues facing small firms today.

“The collapse of Carillion provides a mere glimpse of the pernicious supply chain bullying culture which is sadly rife among big corporations.

 
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Two-Tone Is The Way Forward With Force 8
 

Force 8 is once again at the cutting edge of composite door design. While most manufacturers are catching up with the new aluminium look smooth finish, which was introduced across the Force 8 Decadence range, the company has launched the Decadence Zermatt with a unique colour combination.

“The Zermatt is the latest edition to our Smooth Decadence range and to date is the only door of its kind on the market.

 
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Delivering A Competitive Advantage
 

According to Epwin Window Systems, increasing numbers of fabricators are choosing its Spectus, Profile 22, PatioMaster, Swish and Safeware brands. Gerald Allen, Epwin Window Systems’ Marketing Manager, said: “We’re delighted to see how many fabricators are coming on board across the various businesses because our aim is to always offer a package that delivers our customers a clear competitive advantage.”

Spectus, Profile 22, PatioMaster, Swish and Safeware product ranges are all well-established and offer market-leading credentials.

 
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Senior Specified For Award-Winning Health Centre
 

Boasting a number of industry accolades and an impressive BREEAM rating of ‘excellent’, Eastwood Health Centre in Glasgow has benefitted from the use of Senior Architectural Systems’ attractive Hybrid timber aluminium curtain walling and high-performance aluminium windows and doors.

Eastwood Health Centre 1The three-storey building, which incorporates a number of GP practices and community health facilities,

 
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Key Appointment Strengthens Glazerite’s Digital Marketing

 

Glazerite Group has appointed Lauren Edwards as Digital Marketing Coordinator to further strengthen the company’s digital marketing strategies. Lauren will work closely with Group Marketing Manager Michelle Wright to develop what the company sees as a core element of its marketing strategy for 2018, for its own growth and on behalf of its installer customers.

Lauren brings top line experience in digital marketing to Glazerite after previously providing a wide range of services for clients at a digital marketing agency.

 
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Entec Design Uses Exlabesa

 

Specialist subcontractor Entec Design Services Ltd has recently undertaken the complete building envelope of a new 83 bed Premier Inn in Middlesbrough, using Exlabesa Building Systems’ ECW 50 curtain walling system and KSF Non Thermal Door system.

Entec was appointed as the complete building envelope subcontractor by the main contractor, fellow local company Jomast. Alan Clayton, Technical Director at Entec,

 
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Insight Data Celebrates Five-Years Of Membership With The Glass And Glazing Federation (GGF)

 

The industry’s provider of prospect data and expert market intelligence, Insight Data is celebrating its fifth-year of membership with the Glass and Glazing Federation. The GGF is the trusted representative of businesses across the fenestration industry – helping to promote best practice, shape regulations and set the highest technical standards.

“We’re delighted to be celebrating five-years as members of the GGF,” comments Insight Data General Manager, Jade Greenhow. “It has proven to be an absolutely vital partnership which helps us to best support our customers through the combination of our in-depth market research and the GGF’s insight into changing legislation and the overall direction of the industry.”

 
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Cordless Edge Router And Planer From Bosch

 

Bosch is offering a cordless edge router GKF 12V-8 Professional and a cordless planer GHO 12V-20 Professional in the 12 V segment for the first time.

The Flexible Power System from Bosch ensures compatibility with all existing power tools and chargers within the same voltage class. The 12 V system currently comprises of more than 30 tools, including multi-cutters,jig saws, hand-held circular saws, saber saws and different cordless screwdrivers.

 
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Trade News

DW3 Products Group Acquired By Masonite International

Masonite International Corporation have completed the acquisition of DW3 Products Group Ltd and its subsidiaries, on January 29th 2018 for an undisclosed sum.

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FIT Show Strengthens For The Future Organiser Forms Strategic Partnership

FIT Events Ltd, organiser of the highly successful FIT Show, has announced changes in its shareholding structure. Angus Montgomery Ltd,

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KÖMMERLING Reports Strong 2017 Sales

profine UK and its KÖMMERLING brand have reported an increase in profile sales for 2017 based on audited figures, against a backdrop of market contraction.

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Carillion Projects Worth A Total Of £5.7 Billion

As the economy continues to come to terms with the collapse of Carillion, the latest figures suggest that on the day of liquidation,

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Product News

Richard Reeve To Take Axim To New Heights

TPG, The Parkside Group Limited says it is pleased to announce that Richard Reeve, Sales Director will be exclusively looking after one of its major divisions, Axim Architectural Hardware.

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Trojan Group’s TS008 Unicorn Letterplate Compliant With PAS24:2016

The Trojan Group’s TS008 Unicorn Letterplate remains one of the few letterplates on the market that complies with the requirements of PAS24:2016,

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Profile 22’s Flush Casement Window Offer The Optima Difference

Flush casement windows are one of the products tipped for the biggest growth in coming years and Profile 22 says that the Optima Flush Casement Window from Profile 22 delivers everything the market is looking for.

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VBH Adds New Glazpart Trickle Vents To Range

VBH (GB) adds to its growing range of high performance hardware with the Link Vent Mk2 - a next-generation trickle vent from Glazpart.

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Conservatories

Eurocell Garden Rooms Open Up Shed Loads Of Space

Designed as a self-contained building for use all year round, the composite wood Garden Room gives installers the opportunity to offer householders extra space in an attractive,

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Internet

TruFrame Delivers Powerful New Website

TruFrame have just launched a new website which has been designed to cater for both trade and consumer visitors,

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Exhibitions

Smart To Unveil High Quality Additions To Residential Ranges

Smart Architectural Aluminium will be showcasing its new, high quality Designer Door and Orangery Roof systems at this year’s Ecobuild exhibition,

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Awards

Showcasing Solidor Showrooms Of The Month

As part of the new Network Development Programme, Solidor have launched a new ‘Showroom of the Month’ initiative that’s designed to reward trade partners who have created an outstanding sales environment for consumers.

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#Sashshots Success For Roseview Installer Window-Rite

A sensational sash window job by long-serving Window-Rite has been named Roseview’s #sashshots Installation of the Year.

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AluFoldDirect Named Triple Finalist in Regional Awards

AluFoldDirect has been named a triple finalist in the Red Rose Business Awards.

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Awards

CMS Staff Help Deliver a Special Christmas for Hundreds of Families in Fife

More than 950 children and their families who live in some of the most disadvantaged areas of Fife were able to enjoy Christmas like everyone else thanks to an appeal by charity The Cottage Family Centre,

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