Posts Tagged ‘ Pella Corp. ’

‘They Hear Us.’ WDMA Unifies Manufacturers in Washington

Apr 10th, 2024

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) held its Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference this week in Washington, D.C., where manufacturers looked to influence lawmakers on key issues impacting the industry. Hosted across the street from the National Association of Home Builders’ National Housing Center, the event took aim at bipartisan bills that officials said […]

Who’s Liable for Failed WOCD Hardware? Builders FirstSource Says Read Your Vendor Agreement

Feb 7th, 2024

Door and window manufacturer Pella Corp. and dealer Builders FirstSource (BFS) appear to have a long-standing and successful relationship—so much so that under a Pella Pro Dealer website, the companies intertwine histories, suggesting they’re “two trusted names.” But legal proceedings between the two companies reveal a spat over who’s responsible for financial costs stemming from […]

Pella Corp. Named One of America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity

Jan 18th, 2024

Pella Corp. has been recognized for the second consecutive year as one of Newsweek magazine’s America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity. The company announced that the achievement highlights its “unwavering commitment” to fostering an inclusive workplace that values diversity. “We are honored to once again be named one of America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity. This recognition […]

Pella Completes Acquisition of Lawson Industries Inc.

Dec 4th, 2023

Pella Corp. announced last week that it has completed the acquisition of aluminum door and window manufacturer Lawson Industries Inc. First announced in May, the closing of this transaction increases Pella’s presence in Florida. “We are pleased to officially welcome Lawson team members to our Pella family. Together, we look forward to meeting customer needs […]

Boston Window & Door Accuses Pella of Trying to Put It Out of Business

Nov 30th, 2023

When door and window companies invest in brand-based dealerships, the decision is akin to a legally binding marriage. For one Massachusetts-based Pella dealership, that marriage has soured and is now heading to court. In a legal complaint filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Boston Window & Door LLC alleges Pella […]

Pella Corp. Celebrates Second Year on Forbes’ Best-In-State Employer List

Nov 22nd, 2023

Forbes has named Pella Corp. among its 2023 Best-In-State Employers. It’s the second year in a row the company was included on the list, following recognition earlier this year by Newsweek magazine as one of America’s Greatest Workplaces. Pella was also named a 2023 World’s Most Innovative Company by Fast Company for its innovative approach […]

Pella, Andersen Named America’s Greatest Workplaces 2023

Jul 12th, 2023

Pella Corp. and Andersen Corp. both have been named to Newsweek magazine’s list of America’s Greatest Workplaces 2023. The list is compiled after an independent survey of more than 389,000 participants from various companies and industries focused on categories such as professional development, job satisfaction, compensation, work-life balance and more. “It’s an honor to be […]

Local Pella Franchise Makes List of Arkansas Business Best Places to Work

Jun 22nd, 2023

Pella Windows and Doors of Arkansas and Southwest Missouri was recently named among the 50 Best Places to Work in Arkansas by Arkansas Business. In its eleventh year, the publication continues to offer this program in partnership with Workforce Research Group. The survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best […]

Quaker, Pella and M&M Announce Expansions

May 10th, 2023

The door and window industry saw a number of expansions announced last week, including two leading manufacturers and an Illinois-based dealer. Quaker Windows and Doors is set to invest $10 million to boost production capabilities and add to its facility in Missouri. Pella Corp. is acquiring Lawson Industries Inc., a Florida-based manufacturer of aluminum doors […]

Pella Goes Full-Service to Lure Homebuilders Direct to Showrooms

Apr 17th, 2023

Pella Corp. announced last week that it’s now offering professional installation services for homebuilders. A new program, dubbed Pella ProInstall, offers to manage “every aspect of the window installation process,” but only for builders that purchase products directly from the company’s own retail operations and showrooms. Services include onsite measurements for openings, installation and accessory […]