Posts Tagged ‘ Swisspacer ’

Swisspacer Celebrates 25 Years

Nov 8th, 2023

Swisspacer is celebrating its 25th year by rolling out a new logo that company officials describe as “fresh and self-confident.” The logo and color choice were made to simultaneously visualize the multifaceted nature of the company and its affiliation with the Saint-Gobain Group, officials say. The new artwork was officially presented at anniversary celebrations across […]

Matthias Bach Promoted to CEO at Swisspacer

Oct 9th, 2023

Matthias Bach, previously the technical director of Swisspacer, is now the Swiss company’s CEO. Bach follows Francis Cholley, who becomes general manager of EuroKera within the Saint-Gobain Group. Bach has worked at Swisspacer for eight years. Initially a supply chain project leader, he became technical director in 2017. “I am proud to be able to […]

WinDoor 2022: Bigger, Bolder Aspirations Highlight Annual Door and Window Show

Nov 10th, 2022

Long lines and a packed trade show floor highlighted the second day of WinDoor 2022. The annual event kicked off officially on Tuesday at the Palais des congrès in Montreal. Behind the convention center’s beautiful backpainted glass lites and funky architecture, the exhibitors and attendees networked and mingled in a long-awaited return to normalcy. For […]

WinDoor 2022: Expansion and Networking Encompass Swisspacer’s Time at WinDoor

Nov 9th, 2022

Swisspacer traveled to Montreal to participate in its first WinDoor show. The Swiss company looks to expand its product line of spacer bars into the Canadian market, and WinDoor was the perfect opportunity to do just that.

Francis Cholley Takes the Reins at SWISSPACER

Mar 14th, 2022

A change in the executive management at warm edge manufacturer SWISSPACER took place on March 1, 2022. Victoria Renz-Kiefel assumed the role of director systems and solutions at Saint-Gobain Germany and Francis Cholley was named her successor at SWISSPACER. Renz-Kiefel took over the management of SWISSPACER in spring 2020. She steered the company through the […]

Attendees Eager to Experience GlassCon Global-Glass Expo VE’s Familiar Format

Sep 8th, 2020

With the industry’s newest tradeshow set to take place this week, registered attendees say they’re eager to experience GlassCon Global-Glass Expo VE’s familiar format. In a time when industry events struggle to find their places among websites and video conferencing platforms, the show is among the first to strive for an in-person feel, starting with […]

Update: Another Company Backs Out of Fensterbau

Mar 20th, 2020

“Due to the very dynamic development and the constantly changing level of knowledge in connection with the coronavirus, we have decided not to attend the Fensterbau Frontale in June 2020,” officials for Swisspacer stated in a press release. The company released the announcement today, declaring that it is not only responsible for the health of […]

Attendees Flock to Germany Seeking Fenestration Innovation

Mar 21st, 2012

The Fensterbau Frontale 2012 trade show, which focuses on doors, windows and facades, opened today at the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg in Nuremberg, Germany, where big crowds are looking for the latest fenestration production, materials and product developments. The approximately 1,200 exhibitors on the show floor have not been disappointed, as they are planning to greet nearly 100,000 attendees at the event, which continues through March 24. Exhibits are generally geared toward the demands of the European market, with triple-glazing products and brightly colored extrusions prevalent. Stringent energy-efficiency codes, it seems, have made triple glazing a near-standard offering in Germany.