Many pieces of the sustainability mosaic

Two recent significant conferences may appear miles apart in their targeted audience, however on closer inspection they are very aligned on the subject of the environment and sustainability. Our industry’s own Glazing Summit and the COP26 Climate Change Conference both attempted to tackle the issue of the environment. Sustainability has become More...

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By winactive On Friday, November 26th, 2021

Is ‘just-in-time’ proving just enough?

Many manufacturing industries have become accustomed to just-in-time supply chain operations. Pioneered by Japanese firms over 60 years ago it now dominates global manufacturing. It became dominant in the plastics More...

By winactive On Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

Finding the immortal head of opportunity

The requirement for dynamism and adaptability continues as the everlasting Covid 19 pandemic is likened to the Greek mythical serpent Hydra Lernaia – when one challenge is overcome two more appear. However, More...

By winactive On Friday, July 23rd, 2021

Positive action results in positive outcomes

We have been here before and will be here again…. There is no doubt that the ever playing record of restrictions on our lives from the Covid pandemic will remain for a good few months yet. However, the positive More...

By winactive On Monday, June 7th, 2021

Helping the aged and our precious planet

An ageing population and climate change are two of the biggest challenges facing the world today. They both will have significant impacts on the way we all live in the not too distant future. The built environment More...

By winactive On Friday, April 30th, 2021

A robust business model drives longevity

The welcomed Government roadmap out of the Covid-19 crisis has brought about a sigh of relief across regions all over the UK. There is no doubt it will be a rocky road, with alterations along the way: however the More...

By winactive On Monday, March 1st, 2021

‘Good things come to those who wait’

We have all heard the expectations of consumers going crazy with their spending once the Covid-19 virus is beaten or at least controlled. It’s something many people in a wide range of sectors are pinning More...

By winactive On Thursday, December 24th, 2020

Patience and trust are the name of the game

As we edge closer to the end of one of the most traumatic years we will have experienced in our lifetime, it’s time for reflection and to focus on what lies ahead. In the context of our business lives, it More...

By winactive On Tuesday, November 10th, 2020

Making the most of our set of circumstances

The path we are following in the UK as we tackle the impact of Covid-19 should come as no surprise to any business person who has kept themselves informed of the virus’s progression. The whole of the UK was More...

By winactive On Friday, October 2nd, 2020

It’s time to adopt a selfless attitude

However you dress up the latest round of COVID-19 restrictions, we are entering a new period of semi-lockdown. The difference is that the wider economy and the education system are being prioritised. For this More...