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W&D Weekly
June 27, 2018
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Manufacturing Equipment
From automated options, IGU processing solutions, welders, cleaners, material handling systems and even software for the “back of the house,” check out what equipment suppliers have to offer. See the Products
Nominations Now Open for Dealer of the Year Awards
Window & Door and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance are now accepting nominations for the annual Dealer of the Year Awards. In addition to being featured in the October/November issue, winners will be honored at a reception during Window & Door Dealer Day on September 13 in Las Vegas and will receive one complimentary registration to the event, as well as one complimentary hotel night at the Encore at Wynn Las Vegas. Nominate a Dealer

More News
National Glass Association Welcomes New Board Members
Roto Frank Acquires VBH Mexico
Home Renovation Boom Continues, Houzz Survey Finds
GlassBuild America Early-bird Rates in Effect Until June 30
WDMA Hosts Successful Technical and Manufacturing Conference
Product Spotlight
Blinds Between Glass

TEDnovo Building Products is proud to feature high performance Blinds Between Glass (BBG) IGU’s for immediate insertion into doors and windows. TEDnovo has produced innovative BBG’s for more than a decade featuring a spotless quality record. BBG is a growing product segment; it is being utilized residentially to give space and view back to the homeowner and it boasts safety and health positives. Contact us at for a quote today!

The Talk

By Welton Hong, Ring Ring Marketing

I realize that, as fenestration dealers and manufacturers, you are not in the business of writing headlines, but in the business of providing excellent window and door products and services. Regardless, in this digital age, all businesses must focus strongly on how they market themselves online. While many companies choose to delegate the responsibility of website content creation to a staff member or freelance writer, it is important to know how content affects your bottom line.

We know that content is still king when it comes to driving traffic to your website and converting that traffic into actual clientele. And a key part of that content is the headline you put on the dynamic content you produce.

Without a thoughtful headline, the content isn’t improving SEO for organic search engine rankings and isn’t demonstrating optimum credibility with search engines and website visitors. You’re not creating content you can easily use in social media to build your brand.

Considering that, let’s talk headlines and why they can be tricky. Read More

Monthly Reader Poll

Monthly Poll: GlassBuild America

GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo is the largest gathering place for the entire glass, window and door industries in North America. More than 400 exhibitors have been prepping for the event for months and attendees are just gearing up for their annual opportunity to meet face-to-face with suppliers and peers. 
Coming up September 12-14 in Las Vegas, residential window and door manufacturers will find educational forums and Express Learning sessions, abundant networking opportunities and a trade show floor full of the latest and most innovative fenestration industries’ equipment, products, technologies and services. We want to know: what drives you to attend GlassBuild America? Weigh in on this month’s poll below, post your comments or send an email with your thoughts on how we can help make this year’s event be the best yet. Bonus: email your best trade show survival tips and you could be interviewed for an upcoming article in Window & Door. 

Why Do you Attend GlassBuild America?

Why Do you Attend GlassBuild America?
For Peer Networking Opportunities
To Meet with Suppliers Face-to-Face
For the Educational Sessions
To Purchase Equipment from Exhibitors
To Keep up with Industry Trends
Other (please list in comments)





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