Posts Tagged ‘ GlassBuild 2019 ’

It was All Systems Go at GlassBuild

Sep 23rd, 2019

I had the opportunity to visit GlassBuild this past week and the show didn’t disappoint from many perspectives. From talking with exhibitors to walking the show, it seemed to me that traffic was steady.  As you would expect, there was a lot of interest in new and innovative machines, hardware and products. It was fantastic […]

Watch: The Final Day of GlassBuild

Sep 20th, 2019

In its third and final day, GlassBuild proved that there were still plenty of companies left looking to do business. A slower show floor made for the perfect setting to explore new machinery and other door and window related technologies. Youtube Link

Echoes of Tariffs and Slowdowns Fade at GlassBuild 2019

Sep 19th, 2019

As financial news centers on the possibility of a slowdown, on the show floor at GlassBuild, some attendees might experience déjà vu from 2018. Tariffs and labor shortages also linger over this year’s show, but exhibitors tell [DWM] they aren’t as concerned this time around. Since the start of September, Filip Geeraert, president and CEO […]

Watch: GlassBuild Ramps Up in Day Two

Sep 18th, 2019

With whispers about a slowdown circling, exhibitors at GlassBuild say they’re looking to spread their odds across various markets—including commercial and residential. Meanwhile, IGMA and AAMA gear up for the final phase of unification. Youtube Link

GlassBuild Serves as Testing Ground

Sep 18th, 2019

While GlassBuild has drawn the latest machinery and other fenestration-related products to Atlanta this week, where exhibitors hope to catch sales, not everything that finds its way onto the show floor is outfitted with a price tag. Manufacturers also aim to use the event as a testing ground and an incubator for concepts. Testing equipment […]

Watch: Day One From Atlanta

Sep 17th, 2019

Exhibitors at this year’s GlassBuild America show are focusing many innovations and emerging technologies, including vacuum insulating glass and jumbo glass, among many others. Watch today’s video to learn more. Youtube Link

GlassBuild 2019: Pre-Game Steals the Show for Dealers

Sep 17th, 2019

Downtown Atlanta turned into a swarm of green, red and black Sunday evening, as the hometown Falcons took the field against NFL division rival Philadelphia Eagles. Somewhere among that sea of jerseys were 85 door and window dealers, arriving two days ahead of GlassBuild (opening today) for Window and Door Dealer Day (WDDD). Held Monday […]

IGMA Forensic IGU Investigation Workshop to Occur at GlassBuild America

Aug 13th, 2019

The Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) has announced its free interactive forensic investigation workshop at the 2019 GlassBuild America conference. Based on the session from the IGMA’s Insulating Glass Fabricator Workshop, Forensic Investigation of Insulating Glass Units (IGUs) is a hands-on session where participants are provided with insulating glass unit samples intentionally fabricated with common, […]