Posts Tagged ‘ VEKA ’

VEKA Bolsters Its Team with Personnel Changes

May 15th, 2024

VEKA has announced the addition of numerous key professionals to its team. According to company officials, these individuals “bring a wealth of experience, expertise, and enthusiasm that aligns seamlessly with VEKA’s core values of caring, acting, and growing.” John St. John assumes the role of sales account manager for VEKA’s door and window division. Company […]

Industry Mourns Larry Johnson of Quanex

Mar 25th, 2024

The industry is mourning the loss of Larry Johnson, vice president of sales, North American Fenestration for Quanex, who passed away on Friday, March 22, 2024. “More than a colleague, Larry was my friend for over 30 years,” said Bob Daniels, Quanex president, North American Fenestration. “There was never a shortage of laughs or people […]

Vinyl Institute Warns of New Focus on Production and Transport of Plastics

Jan 22nd, 2024

The Vinyl Institute (VI) announced a second year of post-consumer PVC recycling grants last week. Officials say the program is dedicated to advancing recycling practices nationwide, including among door and window companies. VI has dedicated $1 million per year to help grow PVC recycling programs for post-consumer materials. For doors and windows, officials are eying […]

GlassBuild Draws the Latest Options for Window Shopping

Nov 2nd, 2023

GlassBuild America is underway in Atlanta this week, where after the deployment of new Energy Star requirements manufacturers continue to promote products and materials to help meet the new criteria. Exhibitors came prepared with “menus” of insulating glass, low-E coatings and new profiles to help last-minute shoppers update their door and window products. In many […]

FGIA Recognizes Industry Leaders for Excellence During 2023 Ceremony

Feb 16th, 2023

The Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) recognized the contributions and achievements of its members this week, by congratulating winners at an annual awards banquet. The ceremony was part of the alliance’s annual conference, held this week in San Diego. The Outstanding Service Award recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves through their work and dedication […]

WinDoor 2022: Veka Displays Newest Product, Highlights Latest Charitable Event

Nov 9th, 2022

Veka took time at WinDoor to highlight its latest four-track product and discuss endeavors that are near and dear to the company’s heart.

Fensterbau Frontale Rescheduled for July

Jan 18th, 2022

Fensterbau Frontale, the window and door trade show held every two years in Nuremberg, Germany, has been rescheduled once again due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. Originally, set to take place in March 2020, it was first rescheduled for June 2020, then March 2021. It is now set for July 12-15, 2022. Show organizers say the […]

Renolit and Rehau Cancel Participation in Fensterbau Frontale 2022

Dec 21st, 2021

On the heels of VEKA’s withdrawal from the show, film manufacturer Renolit and Rehau Window Solutions have also canceled their participation in Fensterbau/Frontale 2022. A statement on the Renolit website credits the uncertainties in the context of the pandemic, already canceled trade fair visits by numerous major customers and concern for the health of customers […]

VEKA, GEALAN Pull Out of Fensterbau 2022

Dec 17th, 2021

Company leadership at VEKA Aktiengesellschaft, with its two system houses VEKA and GEALAN, has announced the company will not attend international trade fair events in spring 2022. The decision means the companies will not be attending Fensterbau Frontale 2022, scheduled for the end of March. A press release about the decision indicates VEKA and GEALAN […]

WinDoor Opens Tomorrow–Live

Nov 16th, 2021

While launching a virtual event last year, officials for Fenestration Canada vowed that WinDoor would be back in 2021 with an in-person format. They’re making good on that promise this year by returning to Toronto, but show organizers aren’t giving up on the progress they made online. Instead, they’re going hybrid. Information posted by exhibitors […]