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    Supply and delay issues making more installers look to fabricating – Insight Data

    More and more installers may be looking to start fabricating their own frames after reports that nearly two thirds of enquiries to systems suppliers are from those wanting to move into – or return...

    Modplan thanks workers for post-lockdown push

    Management at Modplan said a special thank you to it staff for their part in coping with the surge in demand the trade fabricator saw following the first lockdown. Staff downed tools for an afternoon...

    Mercury sees tenfold peak for patio

    Mercury Glazing has announced a tenfold increase in demand for its aluminium sliding doors last month compared with the average for the year. Director Steve Cross reports that the sales growth comes across the entire...

    CMS Group chooses Stellar for trade division 

    Façade and window provider CMS Group chosen Stellar to be the aluminium system for its trade division. Managing director Stephen Anderson said: “We liked Stellar’s unique flush aesthetics, which will appeal to today’s design-conscious consumers....

    Swainstons goes for quarter century with Profile 22 signing

    Domestic, trade and commercial fabricator Swainstons has agreed a new three-year partnership extension with Profile 22 from Epwin Window Systems which will take the Stockton-on-Tees business beyond 25 years using the system. Managing director Karl...

    Sales double in two years at Aluplas

    aluplast has attributed doubling its turnover in the last two years to the introduction of new products, its colour offer, customer acquisitions and continuing demand for home improvements. “Demand has been exceptionally high over the...

    Moorview views three more years with Profile 22

    Trade and retail fabricator Moorview Windows has signed a new three-year supply agreement with Profile 22. Jason Bowman, director of Moorview Windows, said: ““We operate in a country location where there are a lot of...

    HWL adds Sheerline Prestige

    HWL Trade Frames has added the Sheerline Prestige aluminium range from Garnalex to its offering. “We’ve already had a lot of interest from customers in our Sheerline offer, particularly for the bi-fold,” said director Graham...

    Origin launches ‘the Ark’

    Origin has opened ‘the Ark’, a new 55,000ft2 warehouse facility. The new space, consisting of two units in Bicester, will be used by the fabricator’s supply and logistics teams to stock additional volumes of aluminium profile...

    Fentrade doubles capacity

    Aluminium trade fabricator Fentrade has doubled its manufacturing capacity by taking over a lease on a neighbouring factory to its Newport, Gwent, base and is now planning machinery and jobs investment to support the...