Understanding long-term industry drivers

With the impact of Brexit now starting to bite, understanding long-term industry drivers is now more important than ever, according to Palmer The window and door industry is ‘not immune from the impact of Brexit and faces strong economic headwinds’ – that’s the warning from Robert Palmer. According to the head of the research specialist, the More...

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By winactive On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Virtu-Al composite door gives you the edge

As demand for aluminium gains momentum, Tony Craggs, Managing Director of Virtuoso reveals how the unique Virtu-AL aluminium alternative composite door will help installers keep pace Our industry is rapidly evolving More...

By winactive On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Bringing light into living with Kestrel

Two new innovative rooflight products from Kestrel Aluminium have been designed to focus on ‘bringing light into living’ Kestrel Aluminium Systems have been designing quality architectural products that enhance More...

By winactive On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Addressing aluminium sector skills shortage

Nick Cooper, AluK’s Technical Director, explains how AluK’s Academy is aiming to help address the skills shortage in the aluminium sector The industry is right to be concerned about the impact the ongoing skills More...

By winactive On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Expansion and innovation at Apeer

Apeer has invested heavily in its production facility to support growth in its composite doors and Lumi range of windows and doors Apeer has always been a company committed to investment and innovation. In the early More...

By winactive On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

The human touch

Mat Gibson, Managing Director of Chase Taylor Recruitment, is heading to the FIT Show with a number of exciting recruitment related initiatives   It is widely acknowledged that one of the main reasons the glazing More...

By winactive On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Attention all commercial installers! Astraseal launches Approved Commercial Installer Network – ACIN

Wellingborough-based Astraseal has established itself as a leading trade fabricator over decades of quality work, winning recognition for its commitment to customer support that goes above and beyond the call of More...

By winactive On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Providing products in a class of their own

Sternfenster has proven once again why they are the industry giants when it comes to creating and supplying outstanding products Once again, this Lincoln based- fabricator has proven why they are the industry giants More...

By winactive On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Building Brexit Britain

The Government has announced proposals to get UK housebuilders building. Ryan Johnson, Managing Director, Emplas reports on opportunities and challenges in the new build sector.   October was a momentous month More...

By winactive On Friday, September 16th, 2016

Energy efficiency in glazing – what’s changed in 10 years?

It’s been ten years since the first WER seminar was held. ‘Increase your profits: Energy Efficiency in Focus’ was sponsored by Edgetech and brought together 223 key decision makers from the industry. The seminar More...