Posts Tagged ‘ IBS ’

Registration Opens for 2018 International Builders’ Show

Aug 1st, 2017

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) officially opened online registration today for the 2018 NAHB International Builders’ Show (IBS), the largest annual light construction trade show in the world. IBS will return to the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., January 9-11, where it will again co-locate with the National Kitchen & Bath […]

IBS Orlando: It Was Big. Maybe a Little Too Big …

Jan 17th, 2017

The International Builders’ Show (IBS) ended last week in Orlando, Fla., and its sheer size provided compelling evidence that the housing rebound continues to grow. The show was huge. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), which puts on IBS, said about 80,000 people attended this year, up from 60,000 last year in Las Vegas. […]

IBS 2017: That’s a Wrap

Jan 13th, 2017

The International Builders’ Show (IBS) wrapped up a three-day run in Orlando, Fla., this week, and one of the highlights was the debut of a major rebranding effort from an industry leader. Masonite introduced a new logo and visual identity at its large IBS booth. The company also announced the formation of a Trend Council […]

2016: That Was the Year That Was

Dec 29th, 2016

As 2016 rolls over into 2017, I’m looking back on another year of learning and growing as the editor of DWM. Yes, I’m still somewhat of a “fenestration newbie,” but not as much as when I joined DWM almost exactly two years ago. Heck, in late 2014, I didn’t even know what “fenestration” meant — and I’ve […]

PGT Inc. is Now PGT Innovations

Dec 14th, 2016

PGT Innovations, formerly PGT Inc., will officially unveil its new brand name at the 2017 International Builders’ Show (IBS), scheduled for January 10-12, 2017 in Orlando, Fla. PGT Innovations combines the technological capabilities of three companies — CGI, PGT Custom Windows & Doors and WinDoor. PGT acquired WinDoor in February of this year and CGI in […]

Peyton Manning to Open IBS Orlando

Jul 26th, 2016

Legendary NFL quarterback Peyton Manning will be the keynote speaker at the opening ceremonies for the 2017 International Builders’ Show, scheduled for January 10-12, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Manning, who retired after leading the Denver Broncos to victory in Super Bowl 50 in February, will share thoughts about his career and what it takes to be a leader. […]

Andersen Returns to IBS Show Floor in 2017

Apr 26th, 2016

Andersen Corp. is returning to the International Builders’ Show (IBS) in 2017. The company says it will use IBS, scheduled for January 10-12 in Orlando, Fla., to showcase its expanded product portfolio. “We’ve dramatically grown both our products and services in the last five years, we’re excited to show our builder customers the depth of our […]

Photos: IBS Vegas 2016 Gallery

Feb 10th, 2016

The Best of the Builders’ Show

Jan 22nd, 2016

Another International Builders’ Show is in the books, and many people hearkened back to the “good old days” to describe the show. You know, back in the day when housing starts were well more than a million and business was good all around. As new-home construction continues to climb toward that million mark, the aisles […]

IBS Vegas to Host Presidential Candidates Forum

Oct 21st, 2015

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) will host a forum involving Democratic and Republican presidential candidates during January’s 2016 International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Las Vegas, right before the crucial Iowa caucuses and the start of election season. Presented by NAHB and the National Journal, “Building Opportunity: Solutions for the American Dream” will take place on January […]