Posts Tagged ‘ layoffs ’

Execs Answer Key Questions About the Masonite/PGTI Deal

Dec 21st, 2023

– Is the acquisition a culmination of long-term plans? – Will Masonite become a window company? – Will the company expand PGTI’s direct-to-consumer model? – What about PGTI’s new endeavor: Diamond Glass? – What happens with PGTI’s brands? Masonite announced this week it will acquire North Venice, Fla.-based PGT Innovations (PGTI). The $3 billion deal […]

Refocusing

Feb 2nd, 2023

With things slowing down temporarily, door and window executives are finally able to catch their breath and refocus their companies’ plans for steady and sustained growth. In talking to the leaders of various companies, I have found there are three key areas that are being evaluated for possible change. Sourcing With the recent supply chain […]

Two Window Companies Cut Back While Another Sees Progress

Oct 30th, 2019

There are signs of thinning among some door and window companies these days, as Jeld-Wen makes plans to close a facility in North Carolina and PGT Innovations cuts employees from several of its Florida operations. At the same time, one manufacturer, Quaker Windows and Doors, celebrates progress on a $63 million expansion. Jeld-Wen filed a […]