20th March 2018
 
Brexit No Barrier To Sales Says Pioneer’s French Customer
 

With Pioneer continuing to supply conservatories to a French home improvement specialist based near Paris at a rate of two articulated truck loads a month, Brexit will not present any barrier to sales, say both supplier and customer.

Sales of Pioneer’s ‘English Conservatories’ continue to grow to several International customers, including those located in countries as diverse as Japan and France and MD Danny Williams,

 
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VinylPlus® Unveils Top Speakers And Programme For Vinylplus Sustainability Forum 2018
 

VinylPlus has revealed its programme featuring top speakers and inspiring panel discussions to share visions on the potential of the industry to deliver on sustainable prosperity at the sixth VinylPlus Sustainability Forum in Madrid, Spain on May 16th and 17th 2018.

Organised by VinylPlus, the Voluntary Commitment to sustainable development by the European PVC industry,

 
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‘Alutrade – The Recyclers’
 

Alutrade is one of the UK’s largest recyclers of aluminium. The company currently works with many of the UK’s top systems companies and fabricators, offering good market prices for their waste profile. So, nothing new there you must be thinking, just another ‘scrap dealer’, but you would be wrong, Alutrade take a much more high-tech approach to the recycling of this valuable material.

 
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Dear Gerald – Is Foil Base Surface Stability A Ticking Time Bomb?
 

According to Palmer foils have seen growth of 45% in volume since 2013. They’re a key driver of higher margin sales in PVC-U. So all good then? Well for the most part ‘yes’ but there have been a number of reports flagging base surface stability as an issue, with potentially significant liabilities for fabricators.

 
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The Consultancy Achieves Lead Gen Milestone

 

The Consultancy, the well-respected digital specialist providing online solutions to the window, door and glazing industries, has announced that its customers have collectively achieved a total of 500,000 enquiries via the company’s online lead generation initiatives.

Richie Thornton, Director of The Consultancy explains: “We have a vast portfolio of various online products and websites for companies

 
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Titon And Sobinco: A Thriving Partnership

 

With aluminium windows and doors growing popularity, Titon is experiencing significant demand for hardware in this sector. The company has a huge range of products designed specifically for aluminium, many of which originate from Sobinco. Titon has been the exclusive UK distributor for Sobinco for nearly 40 years, supplying hardware such as tilt and turn window systems, pivots, catches

 
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CPD On Airtightness In Construction

 

Andy Swift, national sales manager for window and door foam sealant specialists ISO-CHEMIE considers the trade-off between airtightness and ventilation in sealing products.

Air quality within a building is a big issue. The more airtight we make our buildings the less fresh air we get into them through random unwanted gaps within the building fabric.

 
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Regalead Sponsors British Reception At Fensterbau Frontale

 

Join us on the UK Pavilion for “An Afternoon G&T” sponsored by RegaLead

The GGF is delighted to announce that RegaLead will sponsor the British Reception – “A Very British Afternoon G&T” on the UK Pavilion (Hall 4a Stand 305) at Fensterbau Frontale 2018.

 
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Eurocell Modus Sends Sound Attenuation Into Orbit

 

Orbit Housing’s Fordham House in Stratford-upon-Avon aims to raise the bar for rented accommodation. Designed for key workers in the town, the 82-apartment block will provide enhanced protection against noise, a superior maintenance and repair strategy and additional facilities such as secure internal bike storage rooms.

 
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Finance Solution For Bi-Fold ‘Boom’

 

With bi-folding doors as popular as ever with the nation’s homeowners, a new finance initiative is making it even easier for installers to sell this premium product.

Improveasy, according to the company, is the industry’s leading provider of finance packages and its Managing

 
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BJ Waller Offer Free Sample Rolls Of Deventer Weather Seals

 

Timber windows rely on weather seals for performance. The right weather seals offer superior protection and offer productivity gains. Luke Piper, Managing Director at Architectural Ironmonger, BJ Waller, says: “Joinery manufacturers won’t go back when they try Deventer weather seals because you get better performance, and they’re faster to fit.

 
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CORGI Fenestration Is One Year Old

 

CORGI Fenestration is marking its first birthday. It has been a very busy year – culminating last month with the launch of the CORGI Fenestration Installer Scheme (with self-certification) that has created immense interest in the industry.

The Installer Scheme combines the CORGI Fenestration quality mark with notifications across windows, doors and other fenestration

 
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Evolution Plus Evonet Adds Up For Abacus

 

Most fabricators transition gradually to Business Micros’ EvoNET business management software after several years using the Evolution manufacturing and order processing package.

Not so trade and commercial fabricator Abacus Windows in Chelmsford who went straight from the original Business Micros

 
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Gillian Coldwell Joins Distinction Doors

 

Distinction Doors has further strengthened its business development team with the appointment of an experienced industry woman, Gillian Coldwell, in the position of Business Development Executive.

Speaking of the appointment, Chantel Roach, Distinction’s Sales and Marketing Director said, “Gillian is well-known in the industry

 
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Alumen Recruits To Expand Trade Operation

 

Respected aluminium fabricator Alumen Ltd has strengthened its trade supply operation with the appointment of David Allen as Trade Sales Manager. Following its recent expansion to a new 15,000 ft2 facility in Kettering, Alumen has made the appointment to support their ambitious growth plans as a trade supplier of aluminium windows,

 
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Roll Up, Roll Up For A Night At Circus Beserkus

 

Tables are still available for Circus Beserkus – the 19th GM Fundraising Gala Dinner, which is taking place on 9th June 2018 at the Crowne Plaza in Stratford-upon-Avon and is aptly named for its aim to celebrate the spirit of vintage circus.

 
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PatioMaster’s New Website Designed To Increase Lead Generation For Its Customers

 

PatioMaster has just launched a new website. Carmen Velilla, Brand Manager of PatioMaster, said: “Our new website builds on everything that worked well from the previous site to deliver a new platform that is more engaging and informative. It is aimed at both trade and end users and its overarching aim is to increase lead generation for our customers.”

 
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Bohle Adds Portavant 150 Multiline To Its Range

 

Bohle has expanded its range of internal sliding stacking doors with the addition of the Vitris Portavant 150 Multiline.

Ideally suited to high-end residential or commercial applications, the multi-track system uses a telescopic mechanism, which enables each individual door leaf to be stacked alongside the other, maximising opened space.

 
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Euroglaze Wins Praise For Quality

 

When a customer tells you that the windows you are supplying are the best manufactured they have seen in more than 20 years, then you know that you are probably dealing with the right fabricator.

Trade stockist J3 Windows, based in Aberdare, South Wales started buying Rehau frames from Euroglaze when it set up in October

 
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Trade News

Astraseal And TGI® Surpass 1 Million Metres Of Spacer Bar

Trade and commercial fabricator Astraseal and spacer bar specialists Technoform Glass Insulation (TGI®) are celebrating a remarkable manufacturing achievement.

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Dear Gerald – With Automation, The Opportunities Are Limitless

In recent years, the structure of the IGU market has seen some dramatic changes.

Since 2007, the number of companies manufacturing glass units in the UK has dropped by one third to just 848.

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Bennetts Celebrates Decade At Rosevale Business Park

Aluminium glazing specialists Bennett Architectural are celebrating ten years at their premises at Rosevale Business Park.

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A Swift Switchover To Bluesky

Swift Joinery Manufacturers Ltd has switched to the Bluesky Certification General Performance Windows and Doors, and Enhanced Security Windows and Doors that meet the requirement for Secured by Design Scheme for.

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Product News

Milwood Group Branches Out With New Luxury Pergola System

Outdoor living specialists the Milwood Group have strengthened their range of aluminium verandas, canopies and carports. The Kent-based firm has become the UK distributor of premium,

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ISO-BLOCO ONE Opens Window To Installation Costs Savings

Up to 70% cost savings can be achieved when using ISO-BLOCO ONE high performance foam tape from ISO CHEMIE to install and seal windows.

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Homeowner Turns To Lock Lock Reassurance

When homeowner Tim Morgan realised that multiple houses on his estate were being primed by unwanted intruders, he turned to Lock Lock in order to secure his home and more importantly, his young family.

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Residence Collection Doors Go Dynamic With SFS Hinge Technology

Precision-engineered Dynamic 2D door hinges by SFS are helping The Residence Collection become one of the market leaders with its premium window and door range.

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People

Two New Regional Sales Managers For VBH

Following increased demand for VBH’s growing greenteQ portfolio, the company has appointed two new Regional Sales Managers (RSM) for its UK operation. Adrian Gale will be responsible for the region comprising t

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Machinery

Mighton Machinery Range Packs A Mighty Punch

As the Mighton Machinery range from Mighton Products continues to gain momentum following its 2016 launch, it has earned the company high praise from a number of skilled joinery firms across the country,

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On-Site

Somerglaze Windows Demonstrates Swish Value To A Portfolio

Swish installer, Somerglaze Windows has recently completed a refurbishment project on a stunning home in Somerset. The project was to replace 13 windows throughout the property,

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Videos

Tremco Video Shows Best-In-Class Performance Can Be Easy With TP650 Trio

A stunning new video sees sealant specialists tremco illbruck show just how quick and easy it is to use their best-in-class installation tape, TP650 Trio.

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Internet

Rocal Launch A New Website

Rocal has recently revamped their Rocal Extrusions website (www.rocalextrusions.co.uk), investing in a range of new features for enhanced content management. This included the creation of a bespoke content management system (CMS),

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Exhibitions

Regalead To Show How The UK Leads The World

Fensterbau Frontale in Nuremberg is Europe’s largest and most widely recognised windows and doors trade show. The bi-annual event regularly pulls in tens of thousands of global visitors, and has become a key event in the fenestration industry calendar.

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Britain Means Business At Fensterbau

Visit the UK Pavilion at Fensterbau Frontale 2018

The GGF is all set for an extremely busy week (21-24 March) at Fensterbau Frontale, the world’s largest window exhibition held every two years in Nuremberg, Germany.

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Events

GDPR Awareness Workshop – 11th April, Birmingham

On 25th May 2018, the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes law and it will affect practically every business in the UK.

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Charity

Morley Pledges Support For Seventh Annual Charity Event

Morley Glass & Glazing is once again the proud sponsor of the North Leeds Charity Beer Festival, which will be returning with a new twist to North Leeds Cricket Club from 6-7 April.

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