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Exhibitors Offer Options for Increasing Efficiency at glasstec

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One common theme for glass industry companies is increasing production efficiency, without added costs. Today’s glasstec show video takes a look at some innovations that can help with just that. Continue reading

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Energy Efficiency Rules Day for Glass, Fenestration at Greenbuild

As members of all different sectors of the construction industry walk the show floor at Greenbuild 2014, the trends are pretty clear. Jerry Mose, director of sales at Pennsylvania-based glazier RA Kennedy & Sons, is one of the many attendees … Continue reading

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Quanex Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Results; Sees 8.4-Percent Increase in Net Sales

Quanex Building Products Corp. has released its financial results for the third fiscal quarter, which ended on July 31. Net sales for the quarter increased 8.4 percent to $170 million versus $157 million for the same quarter in 2013. “With … Continue reading

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Quanex Names New Eastern and Western Regional Sales Managers

Quanex Building Products has appointed Rick Mathews to regional sales manager in the East and Kyle Kragenbring in the West. Kragenbring brings to Quanex more than 27 years of experience in the field. Prior to joining Quanex, he held positions … Continue reading

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Quanex Appoints Patrick Junker VP of Sales for Screen Division

Quanex Building Products announced it has appointed Patrick Junker to vice president of sales for its screens division. Junker brings more than 35 years of experience in the field, most recently serving as the director of sales and marketing at Amesbury Headquarters, … Continue reading

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Quanex Reports Net Sales Increase in Second Fiscal Quarter

Quanex Building Products Corporation released results for its second fiscal quarter ending April 30. According to the report, its second quarter net sales grew to $135 million, an 8 percent increase over the second quarter of 2013. “Despite poor weather … Continue reading

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Quanex Names Michael Hovan General Manager of Vinyl Products Division

Quanex Building Products Corp. named Michael B. Hovan general manager of Mikron, its vinyl profile products division, effective June 2. Additionally, Hovan will continue to lead the company’s marketing efforts. “Mike is a seasoned leader with considerable experience in the … Continue reading

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Quanex Celebrates 45 Years of Mikron

Quanex Building Products and its employees are celebrating the 45th anniversary of Mikron, introduced in 1969 when it was founded in Kent, Wash. The company says the core principles on which the Mikron side of the business was founded on … Continue reading

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Quanex Appoints Four to New Leadership Positions

Quanex Building Products named four people to new leadership positions, appointing Larry Patterson to director of operations, Steve Wright to logistics manager, Mike Smith to human resources manager and John E. Bendel to tooling manager of the Richmond, Ky., window … Continue reading

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Quanex Promotes Vince Warne to Technical Services Director

Quanex Building Products promoted Vince Warne to director of technical services. Warne is an industry veteran, previously working as part of the Quanex Insulating Glass Systems team and serving in many roles, including production supervisor, standard spacer business unit manager, … Continue reading

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