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Window Ware: "the UK fenestration market has seen a huge growth in bi-fold doors and we are excited to be able to extend the renowned Lockmaster range. This gives door manufacturers a greater choice of industry-leading hardware all in one place" commented Richard Bryant, commercial director

CMS Window Systems: "we are delighted to have worked with North Ayrshire Council and Morrison Construction on this fantastic educational project, which I'm sure will benefit many generations of young people. Our team has once again demonstrated its ability to deliver the highest quality result through our market-leading technical expertise at all stages through design, manufacture and installation. " added Stephen Anderson, aluminium contracts director.

LEKA Systems: "we chose LEKA Systems because the products offered something different. They have a lower U value so outperform other roofing options". said Malcom Cake, managing director of Window Warehouse

CDW Systems: "homeowners are increasingly opting for aluminium windows and doors and what we now have a first-class suite of products that our customer base can use for most applications" Chris Lock, sales office manager comments.

Pilkington UK: "manufacturing these products in St Helens reaffirms our commitment to supporting our customers and is a result of significant investment in our state-of-the-art off-line coater over the last few years. " said Leo Pyrah, product manager for solar control products

Steel Windows Association: commenting on his selection of the W20 solution for the project, the owner of the property Ian Forshew, said: "there is no doubt that the steel windows are in keeping with the architectural style of the property; and I was impressed with Steel Window Service & Supplies so I basically went with their recommendation."

VBH: "we’re particularly proud of the 97.1% figure as May was a very busy month with sales over 8% up on the previous year. greenteQ sales increased by more than 35% over the same period" comments Mark Skudder, logistics director

Conservatory Outlet: "we're absolutely delighted with the new brochures, which really reflect the individuality and local ethos of our Network members. Our marketing team spent considerable time researching the latest marketing concepts from the retail home improvement sector and conducting focus groups with our Network members to find out what they really wanted from their new point-of-sale materials" explains Marketing Manager, Karen Clough

Profile 22: "frameXpress has been working with Profile 22 from day one. It's an impressive amount of time to be working with a supplier. We chose Profile 22 for the superb quality and range of products. It has served our customers very well." said Mark Westbrook, one of the founders of frameXpress




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Foundations to grow on

The ethos at the Fenestration News is one of communicating the news and views from around the industry. There is always a sales bias, after all the trade media is essentially a tool for growing sales. To that end the focus has always been towards providing the facilities for those that could be termed the movers and shakers (shapers) that make this industry happen for them to create options.

We provide an indication as to how one entity might be shaping up to another by providing insight into how much interest the wider audience has in the media releases the industry provides. That comes in the shape of our page view count contained on the info page.

These little snippets are becoming more and more important in mapping out a direction, particularly in a ‘lean’ world. In the short time the Fenestration News has existed the amount of companies involved in the industry has receded close on 50% with no sign of any new blood arriving to take up the challenge. …»»

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tremco illbruck Limited -
'London landmark revitalised with help from illbruck'
Renovations at a world-famous London landmark have been completed with help from sealant, tape and adhesive specialists illbruck. Kew Gardens is known around the globe for its phenomenal collection of over 30,000 rare plant species – many of which are showcased in its mammoth-sized Temperate House, the biggest greenhouse in the world. /p ...more
Double R Glass and Roofing Systems -
'Demand for Double R sealed units on the up'
Double R Glass & Roofing Systems, the customer focused IGU and conservatory roof fabricator, is pleased to report its IGU sales are up 19% year-on-year. “Insulated Glass Units is a competitive market to operate in, especially with suppliers offering less than cost price units to the market,” says Ian Sims, Managing Director of D ...more
Pilkington Building Products -
'Made in Britain: two more Pilkington products manufactured at St Helens base'
Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, is manufacturing two more of its solar control products in the UK to shorten lead times for customers, as demand for specialist glazing grows. The company has started producing Pilkington strong Suncool™ /strong 60/31 from its St Helens manufacturing base to serve UK demand for ...more
CMS Enviro Systems Ltd(CMS Window Systems) -
'CMS Window Systems helps deliver new era of education in North Ayrshire'
A comprehensive package of aluminium windows, doors and curtain walling by CMS Window Systems has helped to create a world-class learning campus in the North Ayrshire town of Largs. The new £52m, 2,000-student Largs Campus developed by North Ayrshire Council in conjunction with infrastructure partnership hub South West is North Ayrshire ...more
Distinction Doors -
'SGM Windows blaze a trail with Distinction Doors'
SGM Windows has recently added both Distinction Doors ’ 70mm and nxt-gen composite door ranges to its product portfolio. Stuart Bull, Director of Essex-based SGM Windows said: “As a business we pride ourselves on offering a full portfolio of products to make life easy for our installing customers. The recent boom in composite doors makes t ...more
Shepley Windows & Conservatories -
'Beautiful new contemporary composite doors designs by Shepley'
Top fabricator Shepley launches its beautifully exclusive Visage Contemporary Composite Door Collection. “The new contemporary door range is designed to excite homeowners,” says Ian Griffiths, managing director at Shepley. “The clean, geometric lines are matched with modern glass designs and a smooth finish which can include ...more
CDW Systems Ltd -
'CDW Systems expands top product range with Smarts VS 600 vertical sliding window'
Top aluminium specialist CDW Systems has added the innovative Smarts VS 600 vertical sliding window to its product range to provide customers with even more choice. The VS 600 vertical sliding window incorporates the traditional styling of sash windows with the thermal performance and durability of aluminium. The traditional sash window ...more
Conservatory Outlet -
'Conservatory Outlet Group Welcomes New Retail Sales Director'
Conservatory Outlet Group has appointed industry-renowned sales expert Paul Clifton as Sales Director at its North-East flagship retailer, Pennine Home Improvements. The announcement coincides with the departure of Derek McLaren, as he begins his retirement following ten very successful years. Having spent his 30-year career f ...more
Thermoseal Group -
'Thermoseal Group is an International Fast Track 200 business!'
As published in the ninth annual Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table, Thermoseal Group, the UK ’s leading warm edge spacer manufacturer and supplier of over 2,500 insulated glass (IG) components has been ranked no.41 in the league of businesses with fastest-growing international sales. Sunday Times HSBC International Ta ...more
Rapierstar Ltd -
'Rapierstar marks a decade with Shepley'
Leading REHAU window and door fabricator Shepley Windows has reached the 10-year milestone in its use of high quality fasteners from Rapierstar. Shepley Windows is at the forefront of volume window and door manufacturing, being one of the original ‘super fabricators ’, and it has a long established outstanding reputation for consistently ...more
Senior Architectural Systems -
'Senior specified for new Leeds private rental scheme'
Aluminium windows and doors from leading fenestration manufacturer Senior Architectural Systems have been chosen for the new X1 Aire private rented scheme in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Located in the heart of Leeds city centre, the glazing package for the new residential scheme has been delivered by Aire Valley Architectural Aluminium Ltd fo ...more
Thermoseal Group -
'Thermoseal Group – From Inception to Perfection'
The UK ’s leading manufacturer and distributor of over 2,000 insulated glass components, Thermoseal Group, has introduced a brand new advertising campaign to showcase its highest performance warm edge spacers – Thermobar and Thermoflex. The first of two advertisements, ‘From Inception to Perfection ’ features a diagram of a triple glazing ...more
Kingfisher uPVC Windows and Doors limited -
'Kingfisher Launches New Website To Support Installers'
To add to it ’s range of marketing support for trade installers, Kingfisher Windows has launched a new trade website. Installers can browse through its products, create fast quotes, access brochures & technical information, and learn everything they need to know about its services. For more than 27 years Kingfisher Windows has been supply ...more
Deceuninck -
'High Ratings for Deceuninck According to Independent Survey'
Not one to rest on its laurels, following on from the announcement of increased sales, Deceuninck recently commissioned an independent agency to conduct a customer satisfaction survey. The results are in and the company is performing well with the highest ratings coming from products that meet industry standards, on time deliveries, customer ser ...more

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Guardian Industries U.K. Limited
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Icotherm
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Window Ware
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Epwin Window Systems
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E.J. Cocker & Son Ltd (Slenderline Glass)
Demand for slimline heritage units sees Slenderlin
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Carl F Groupco Limited
New Carl F direct web site
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Leka Systems Limited
Window Warehouse rates LEKA roofs
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Stedek Windows and Doors
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Elumatec UK
New Sales Director to spearhead growth at elumatec
An experienced new appointment is set to help accelerate elumatec’s growth in the months and year...[more]
Kestrel-BCE
Gunn fired up for new role at Kestrel
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Nationwide Windows UK
Well-known industry name Steve Musgrave joins Nati
Leading door and window partner to the new build and social housing sectors, Nationwide Windows &...[more]
Deceuninck
Deceuninck launches best performing sliding patio
Deceuninck, a world-leading PVC-U systems company, has launched Slider24+, the top performing sli...[more]
Dekko Window Systems Ltd
Dekko adds new grey substrate to their seamless In
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Brisant Secure
Sweet – rethinking door furniture
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VEKA
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Pilkington Building Products
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