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December 5, 2019

Peter Kohler, founder of Koltech passes away

It is with great sadness that we announce Peter Kohler, our founder, passed away in his sleep Monday morning at his winter home in Florida. He was 77 years old.

AmesburyTruth welcomes new senior VP of sales

AmesburyTruth is pleased to welcome Dave Piet as their Sr. Vice President of Sales. In his new role, Dave will be responsible for leading our sales team in fortifying customer relationships and increasing organic sales for National Accounts and for the Canadian Market.

Reputation and diversification – Valley Window and Door, Pembroke, Ont.

When Ian Lloyd and Jeff Jessup started working at Valley Window and Door in Pembroke, Ont., over 20 years ago, they didn’t know each other – and they didn’t know they’d end up someday being the co-owners of the business.

Rebate to innovate – Government assistance for R&D costs is out there

Innovation was the theme at a recent FenCon conference in Manitoba. The panel gave the industry low marks for trying new things. The keynote speaker talked about disruptive technology and how it is transforming traditional businesses (minimum 50 references to Uber).
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Drinking the Euro Kool-Aid

We sat down at WinDoor to ask this second-generation window dealer about the different challenges facing the industry today. Andrew of Northwood Window & Door Centre and Laura of EVW share the lessons learned over this past year and how they are taking a path forward with high-performance windows. There's also a moment where we asked Jason of SAWDAC what their involvement was in the curation of GreenON and we verified that EVW has a cult-like following via their dealer network. » Click here to listen in

Business and fun at WinDoor 2019

WinDoor 2019 attracted a healthy crowd of window and door manufacturers and dealers to the International Centre in Mississauga, Ont., Nov. 20 and 21. The first day saw a big rush and crowded booths with things quieter on Day 2, as usual. » Read more...


November 20-21, 2019
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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Fenestration Manitoba 2019 Wind Up

Dec. 10
Location: Prairie’s Edge, Kildonan Park, Winnipeg
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May 13 – 15
Location: Winnipeg
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