Posts Tagged ‘ Quanex Building Products ’

Sparklike Announces GED as North American Distributor

Nov 5th, 2020

Effective January 1, 2021 GED Integrated Solutions will be the North American distributor for Sparklike Oy, replacing Quanex Building Products. GED also will perform the calibration and maintenance services for Sparklike Handheld (formerly Gasglass) devices. “We at Sparklike appreciate very much the cooperation and support we have had from Quanex during these years and wish […]

Catching Up with Quanex: From Shortages to Surges

Sep 22nd, 2020

With the fall trade show season comes a chance to catch up with suppliers regarding the state of the industry, and although these shows moved to online venues, that didn’t stop those conversations from happening. Tara Taffera, editorial director for USGlass and Door and Window Market [DWM] magazines, talked virtually last week with Erin Johnson, […]

See the Products to be on Display at GlassExpo VE

Sep 2nd, 2020

GlassCon Global-GlassExpo VE takes place virtually next Wednesday and Thursday on September 9-10, and the virtual platform contains many opportunities to engage and interact between exhibitors and attendees—including an interactive way to view products and talk to company representatives about new introductions. The look and feel of GlassCon Global VE-Glass Expo VE is designed to […]

Quanex Announces Promotion, New Hire for North American Screens Division

Aug 11th, 2020

Quanex Building Products announces two new personnel changes as it adds to its Screens team. Brandie Stiltner has been promoted to the role of Homeshield/Screens sales operations manager, and Jim Gogolewski has joined the company as Screens territory manager for the central United States. Stiltner has been with Quanex for more than 30 years and […]

Two Promotions Announced for Quanex North American Fenestration Team

Jul 16th, 2020

Quanex Building Products recently promoted Wendy Rostad to senior inside sales manager and Jack Meluskey to Western regional sales manager within its North American Fenestration (NAF) group. Rostad has been with the company since 1995, holding the positions of customer service representative, production scheduler, purchaser and customer service manager. Meluskey brings 29 years of fenestration […]

Quanex Foundation Makes $500,000 Local Donation for Pandemic Relief

Jun 17th, 2020

The Quanex Foundation has announced that it recently donated a total of $500,000 to aid in pandemic relief as part of its efforts to support nonprofit organizations in the communities where it operates. The donation was spread among 40 local organizations, including food pantries, shelters and first responders that are providing essential services to their […]

Woodcraft Industries’ Ohio Locations Earn Safety Awards

May 20th, 2020

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation recently recognized Woodcraft Industries, a Quanex Building Products company, for the safety records at the company’s Middlefield and Orwell, Ohio, locations. In total, the locations and their employees earned four awards: Multi-Award – Consists of the 100% and Achievement awards. 100% Award – Awarded for going an entire year […]

Quanex Hires New VP of Human Resources

Mar 19th, 2020

Quanex Building Products announced today that the company hired a new vice president of human resources. Kim Garcia has over 20 years of experience, “driving successful employee engagement and retention initiatives, developing and executing talent management strategies, and spearheading leadership development and organizational design programs,” officials said. Garcia has held several key leadership roles over […]

Quanex Reports Slight Decrease in Net Sales in First Quarter

Mar 6th, 2020

Quanex Building Products (Quanex) released its first quarter financial report, which ended on January 31, 2020 and highlighted its market growth in the European fenestration segment. “Demand for our fenestration components remained strong in Europe and volumes were in line with our expectations in North America,” said George Wilson, Quanex president and CEO. “On a […]

Closing the Door on the Decade and Opening a Window to the Next

Jan 13th, 2020

The new year is officially here and as the door and window industry ramps up for a brand new decade, [DWM] took the time to grab the top stories from the past ten years and learn what those in the industry predict for the next ten. Reflecting on the past and looking to the future, […]