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FGIA Goes All-In on Virtual

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) began its annual Summer Conference yesterday—another event that’s presenting virtually as COVID-19 continues its hold across states. Originally scheduled to start Monday in Chicago, the event now lasts Tuesday through Thursday and is … Continue reading

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FGIA Gathers Members for First Time Under New Brand

A new chapter was opened this morning at the Annual Conference of the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA). The event marked the first gathering since the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) joined … Continue reading

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Manufacturers Brace for Impact of Tariff Increase

Despite months of negotiations, President Donald Trump announced an increase in tariffs on more than $200 billion of Chinese products Friday. Some products used by the glass and glazing industry are among the Chinese goods affected by the newly imposed … Continue reading

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Women Commend Progress, Look to the Future on International Women’s Day

The labor shortage is a continuing challenge for all facets of the glass and glazing industry. On International Women’s Day, which coincides with the National Association of Women in Construction’s (NAWIC) Women in Construction Week, women in the industry reflect … Continue reading

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AAMA Members Remember and Look Forward

The 82nd meeting of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) began today, and the first thing members did was remember long-time AAMA member Kim Flanary of Milgard Windows and Doors who unexpectedly passed away last November. Additionally, a 5K in … Continue reading

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