Posts Tagged ‘ Jeld-Wen ’

FGIA Honors Industry Leaders at Annual Conference

Feb 22nd, 2024

The Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) recognized member contributions and achievements at its awards ceremony during the 2024 Annual Conference this week, held at the Omni Amelia Island Resort near Jacksonville, Florida. Awards were presented by the previous year’s winners, who honored recipients for their efforts toward progressing the work of FGIA and the […]

Report Accuses Jeld-Wen and Home Depot of Contributing to ‘Forest Crimes’

Nov 16th, 2023

A report produced by the nonprofit Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) accuses Jeld-Wen and The Home Depot Inc. of contributing to illegal deforestation. The 501(c)(3) agency reports that its investigative findings connect “forest crimes” in Equatorial Guinea and Asian processing hubs with “millions of doors sold to U.S. consumers via more than 750 Home Depot stores […]

Third-Quarter Results Show Challenges for Door and Window Companies

Nov 13th, 2023

Publicly traded door and window companies released their third-quarter financial results in recent weeks, showing mixed outcomes across net sales and income. PGT Innovations (PGTI) represented a bright spot, showing a year-over-year increase in net sales of 4% at $400 million. PGTI’s success comes as the company returned nearly $30 million of capital to its […]

U.S. News & World Report Tags ‘Best Window Replacement Companies’

Sep 28th, 2023

U.S. News & World Report released its “Best Window Replacement Companies” for 2023, including nine manufacturers. Published through U.S. News 360 Reviews, the magazine selected window companies to award across categories ranging from Best Budget to Best Overall, noting the pros and cons of each provider. “If the age, wear and tear on your current […]

Branding Strategy: That’s When They’ll Fall for the Leader of the Pack

Jun 15th, 2023

A year or two ago, buying doors and windows was all about availability. Due to insane levels of marketplace demand coupled with supply chain issues, lead times were stretched out to six to 12 months. Selling fenestration products was all about availability. If your lead time was faster, you could easily prevail over your competition […]

Builders FirstSource Raises Over $1.2 Million for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Jun 8th, 2023

Builders FirstSource Inc. recently announced that its annual Swing for the Cure golf charity event raised more than $1.2 million for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Officials said the total marks a new record for the event and underscores the company’s commitment to supporting the fight against blood cancer. Among this year’s event sponsors […]

Jeld-Wen, Masonite Optimistic About First-Quarter Results

May 11th, 2023

With the first fiscal quarter of 2023 in the books, financial reports are trickling in from door and window manufacturers, including Jeld-Wen and Masonite. Jeld-Wen CEO William Christensen reports “solid first quarter results” for the company, while Masonite reports results that were “ahead of expectations” despite a year-over-year decline from Q1 2022. For the first […]

ODL Recalls Nearly 40,000 Severe Weather Inserts Over Safety Issues

May 8th, 2023

ODL Inc. issued a product recall last week for one of the company’s door glass products designed for impact resistance and hurricane protection. Issued in connection with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the recall pertains to “Severe Weather” door glass inserts manufactured between the dates of May 1, 2022, and December 6, 2022. Products […]

Three Door and Window Companies Land Energy Star Awards

Mar 30th, 2023

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced the winners of the 2022 Energy Star Awards. Andersen Corp. and SoftLite both came away with Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence awards, while Jeld-Wen received an excellence award for its marketing efforts. A joint news release from the EPA and DOE […]

Fourth-Quarter and Year-End Results Mostly Positive, Despite Challenging Year

Feb 27th, 2023

Four publicly traded door and window companies released financial results last week, showing mostly solid fourth-quarter and year-end results. Despite a housing market that slumped throughout 2022, net sales were up for Masonite and PGT Innovations in the fourth quarter. Meanwhile, reports from Fortune Brands Innovations (including Therma-Tru, Larson and Master Lock) weren’t as strong, […]