More articles by Tara Taffera

Is There a Coin Shortage and Could It Affect Your Business?

Yet another casualty of COVID-19 is a shortage of coins in the U.S., according to media reports and confirmed by the Federal Reserve. This may or may not be affecting retail glass businesses, as most people pay via credit card. … Continue reading

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OSHA: Exercise Caution When Working During Extreme Temperatures

With temperatures soaring across the U.S., the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reminds glazing and other construction companies to protect workers during heat exposure, both indoors and out. Fabrication and manufacturing plants often deal with hot and muggy conditions … Continue reading

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Lean Manufacturing—It’s Much More Than You Think

When members of Fenestration Canada met in early June as part of its virtual spring meeting (moved to virtual due to COVID-19), they were able to attend an informative presentation on lean manufacturing—a concept that’s been around for years, but … Continue reading

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Deceuninck CEO Retires; Moves to Chairman of the Board

Filip Geeraert, CEO and president of Deceuninck North America, will retire on July 1, 2020, after 20 years with the company. While he looks forward to enjoying retirement in Colorado with his wife, and spending time with his father, siblings … Continue reading

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Experts Reveal Remodeling Data Including Project Delays and Postponements

Experts who gathered for a webinar hosted by the National Kitchen and Bath Association revealed that some statistics, though not entirely surprising, give a picture of the current remodeling industry as it navigates through COVID-19. In the short term, the … Continue reading

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