Vol. 10 - Issue 8 - October 2009
Rise and Fall of Republic
In mid-September, charges filed against former Republic Windows chief
executive officer Richard Gillman provided some insight into the companys
downfall. The state claims Gillman and others took illegal steps to save
the business. Review the charges and learn more about this Chicago-based
companys last days.
Annual Green Award Winners
Read about the winners of DWMs First Annual Green Awards, and more
importantly gain ideas for what your company can do to improve its environmental
efforts when it comes to door and window manufacturing.
of a Successful Acquisition
Kolbe & Kolbe acquired Point Five Windows one year ago and was a case
study in an acquisition done right.
When it comes to door and window hardware, great value is being placed
on what you dont see. As a manufacturer, look to this article for
what the consumer is seeking when making hardware choices.
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