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14th January 2020
 
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Big Name Sponsors Already On Board For Glazing Summit 2020

 

Some of the biggest names in the industry have already come on board for Glazing Summit 2020 – and plenty more have expressed an interest in getting involved, say the organisers.

Glazing Summit 2020 takes place on Thursday, October 8 at Edgbaston Stadium and Conference Centre.

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) have been announced as headline sponsors for a second year running,

 
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Aperture Launches Warden Fire Doors

 

As the fire door market starts to gain momentum again, The Aperture Group has been busy getting its new fire door offering through the updated industry standards and is now pleased to announce the launch of its range of Warden Fire Doors – one of the most extensively tested ranges on the market, claims the company.

Robin Baker, Managing Director of the core Aperture Business explains: “We understand the crucial role our products play in

 
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Window Supply Company To Expand After Receiving Investment From BGF

 

Livingston-based Window Supply Company (WSC), which manufactures and distributes high quality window products, has secured a £2m equity investment from BGF, said to be the UK and Ireland’s most active investor in growing businesses.

WSC manufactures PVCu and aluminium windows, doors and conservatories from its manufacturing facility in Livingston, supplying builders, joiners and window installation companies across Scotland

 
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Liniar’s Response To Its Interpretation Of “Fake News”

 

Dear Editor,

An article was recently published in the trade press with Anglo European making claims its reinforcement is “a match for those supplied by three named systems companies” – one of which is Liniar.

Liniar is fully expecting systems companies, testing houses, suppliers and the industry’s governing bodies to work together quickly to

 
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Adrian Redshaw Joins Garnalex As Sheerline Design Director

 

Adrian Redshaw is the latest industry technical expert to join Garnalex, and will be focused on the launch of the innovative Sheerline aluminium window and door system.

Adrian or ‘Reg’ as he’s better known, takes up the full-time role of Sheerline Design Director this January, and has enjoyed a long and successful career within the industry. Starting his career at LB Plastics he later moved to HL Plastics and has worked

 
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Business Micros Launches Its Own Courier Service

 

Business Micros has begun the roll out of its exciting, Next Generation software solutions with the launch of Courier – a mobile delivery scanning app for fabricators.

Courier has been created to work alongside Business Micros’ EvoNET Despatch planning tool and provides the final link in the chain, scanning and recording each item as it is delivered to guarantee On Time In Full performance every single time.

 
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40 Fabricators Switch To Deceuninck For ‘Better Products And Better Service’

 

Deceuninck says in the last three years, no fewer than 40 fabricators switched to Deceuninck from a total of 10 different systems companies. These forty fabricators are a mix of types and sizes from the very large through to the medium and small. Some specialise in commercial, some in new build housing or retail. Many are trade fabricators, others are a mix of trade, retail and commercial. Most moved from other premium sector systems, but many have switched

 
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Advent Success For Epwin Window Systems

 

Epwin Windows Systems has reported their annual Advent Calendar event was a huge success with a total of 22,188 entries being received which is an increase of 223.52% over their 2018 campaign.

The Advent Calendar event runs from 1st – 25th December inclusive each year and a luxury prize is won by one registered entry, selected at random, who has entered the daily draw.

 
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Victorian Sliders In The Running For Prestigious Business Award

 

Victorian Sliders is celebrating a finalist spot in the prestigious West Wales Business Awards.

The company, which has invested over £10m in the last five years, has been shortlisted in the sought-after Manufacturing category.

The Ammanford-based firm now has the capacity to make a sash window every 40 seconds at its state-of-the-art 240,000 square foot

 
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Finance Specialists Improveasy Named The UK’s 23rd Fastest Growing Business

 

Leading home improvement finance principal Improveasy, has been named the 23rd fastest-growing privately-owned company in the UK.

That’s according to the annual Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100 report, which ranks companies on their performance over the past three years. Manchester-based Improveasy secured their place following a remarkable three years of consistent year-on-year growth.

 
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ODL Europe Further Strengthens Their Sales Management Team

 

ODL Europe, supplier of the TriSYS frame system, the Capstone composite door slab and Blink enclosed blinds has further strengthened its management team with the appointment of Andy Meakin as Business Development Manager.

Andy is a well-known industry figure having spent over two decades working for various hardware manufacturers, system sales,

 
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New Year High For Atlas

 

Atlas Glazed Roof Solutions has announced that it is more than 15% ahead of budget for new business, with many new installers benefiting from the multi award-winning showroom support package from the company.

Gareth Thomas, sales and marketing director at Atlas, says: “2019 was a terrific year for Atlas and we are delighted to have welcomed so many new customers on board. We fully expected demand to be high

 
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Leads 2 Trade To Launch New Software In 2020

 

Leads 2 Trade is set to strengthen its position as the UK’s leading provider of double qualified sales leads with the launch of three new software systems in 2020.

The Stockport-based firm, which provides leads for companies in the home improvement industry, is re-investing in

 
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More Investment And A Double Shift Pattern At Virtuoso Doors

 

Virtuoso Doors has invested in new machinery and rolled out a double shift pattern at its 80,000-square foot site in the North East. Virtuoso says the move will enable the company to ramp up production and further improve on its levels of service and product quality as it enters a phase of rapid growth.

 
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Shelforce Helps Fire Service With Door Entry Training

 

Window and door manufacturer Shelforce opened its doors to the West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS) to help with vital door entry training.

Nine firefighters from crews and teams visited Shelforce’s factory in Erdington in Birmingham for some Entry Technique Training to help them improve their specialist door and

 
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Vistamatic Supply Specialist Vision Panels For New Royal Hospital For Sick Children In Edinburgh

 

Plans were approved in 2005 to build a new children’s hospital in Edinburgh.

The new facility will replace the old Royal Hospital for Sick Children, currently based near Edinburgh city centre, that has been caring for children and young people in the Lothians and beyond for more than 150 years.

 
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Trade News

Mandatory Changes To EN 1279 From March 19th 2020

Dear Gerald,

Our industry could be forgiven for being distracted with the countless economic and political challenges that were thrown our way in 2019, but in 2020 we have a new and very specific challenge to face,

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Victorian Sliders Supercharges Glass Line With £250,000 Lisec Investment

Victorian Sliders, has invested over half a million pounds in sealed unit production.

With the acquisition of a £250,000 Lisec fully-automated sealed unit line, the company has significantly

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CDW Systems Recognised As A Certified Fabricator Of AOV Systems From SE Controls

CDW Systems, the respected trade and commercial fabricator has been recognised as a certified fabricator of automatic opening vents (AOV) from SE Controls.

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Anglo European Secures Trio Of Independent Test Approvals

Anglo European says it has received a series of independent test approvals on its PVC-U window and door galvanized reinforcements.

Conducted by Build Check, Anglo European says testing found that reinforcement options from Anglo

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VBH Reliability Helps Nova Aluminium Win Business

Bristol based aluminium glazing specialist Nova Aluminium Systems Ltd celebrates 15 years of business in 2020.

The company operates out of a 40,000 sq. production facility in St. Jude’s and delivers to customers

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Product Quality Most Important To Homeowners

The latest Certass Trade Association members survey has found that product quality is the most important thing for homeowners, with more than 96 percent of respondents saying that

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Major Machinery Investment Set To Increase Capacity For Vista

Award-winning composite door supplier Vista has completed the next phase of its investment strategy with two new machine centres.

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Product News

New Contemporary Square Pull Bar Collection From Mila

Mila is launching a stylish new range of square shaped, stainless steel pull bars in its trusted Supa™ range, perfect for the new generation of contemporary aluminium, timber, composite and PVC-U doors.

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WINDOWNEWS TV


People

Matthew Glover Returns To West Yorkshire Windows As Managing Director

Matthew Glover, known for his involvement with industry brands Conservatory Outlet and The FIT Show, has announced his return to West Yorkshire Windows, which he co-founded in 1993 with brother Andrew,

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Videos

Morley Glass & Glazing And Saint-Gobain Glass Take Recycling To The Next Level

Integral blinds manufacturer Morley Glass & Glazing is working in partnership with Saint-Gobain Glass to take recycling to the next level

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On-Site

Profile 22’s Optima Selected For Affordable Housing Development In Glasgow

900 Optima casement windows and French door units in Anthracite Grey have been fitted in a development of 82 new build houses to the north of Glasgow.

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Marketing

Best Ever Year For GGF Brand Awareness

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) is pleased to announce that 2019 was the best year ever for GGF brand awareness with the latest stats showing over 300k unique users used the GGF website – GGF.org.uk and MyGlazing.com.

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Awards

Mighton Products’ Avia Smart Lock Wins Global 2020 IoT Breakthrough Award

Mighton Products, one of the leading manufacturer and suppliers to the joinery industry in the UK for window and door hardware, today announced that its Avia Smart Lock has been selected as the global winner of the “Smart Lock Product of the Year”

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Charity

Entries NOW OPEN For The SupaLite Charity Football Tournament

Following a tremendous year of fundraising in 2019, Preston-based SupaLite is proud to announce the triumphant return of their popular charity football tournament.

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CMS Joins Mammoth Christmas Effort To Help Families Suffering Hardship

A team from CMS Window Systems was amongst an army of volunteers who joined forces just before Christmas to deliver hundreds of packages of donated food, children’s clothes and toys to families in

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