Vol. 13 - Issue 4
May 2012




Join Us on Our European Journey
This technical tour of door and window plants in Germany and Switzerland provided a look at industry trends and offered insight for how to apply automation in U.S. plants.

Guide to New Products
From doors to windows and much, much more, here you’ll find the industry’s latest new products.

Residential architects learn about doors, windows and more in specifically focused AIA group.

Fenestration Day™ Recap
Manufacturers and dealers wanting to improve their businesses attended Fenestration Day held April 12 in San Antonio, Texas, sponsored by DWM magazine. The individuals in attendance were an engaged group who shared ideas and asked questions, which added to the success of the program.

Trend Tracker
Guest Column
AAMA Analysis
WDMA Update
AMD Headlines

What’s News
Energy & Environmental News
Ones to Watch
Distribution & Dealer News
Moulding & Millwork News


Photos from companies visited during the European Benchmarking Tour hosted by Stiles Machinery in March.Photos and story by Megan Headley on page 28.

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