More

    Sternfenster sees ali demand more than double

    Sternfenster has closed Q1 with a 101% year-on-year increase in demand for its aluminium products, with 83% increase in March alone. Sales director Nathan Court said: “Demand from the retail sector has continued unabated and...

    Fentrade invests

    Fentrade has announced further investment in its operations including a new manufacturing unit aimed at doubling the aluminium trade fabricator’s output capacity. Director Chris Reeks said: “We’re a young business but we’re built on tried...

    Disability employer Shelforce set for TV spotlight

    Shelforce, the specialist fabricator employing a 75% disabled workforce is set to feature on ITV’s Made in Britain this week featuring its policy of inclusivity in its work for local authority housing projects. The show,...

    Abcell speeds up online ordering

    Abcell has introduced a new online ordering system aimed at speeding up ordering of its WarmCore, bi-fold doors including specifying colours, configurations, additional hardware and glazing options. “We’ve been fabricating WarmCore for nearly four years...

    Victorian boosts workforce for bumper growth

    Victorian Sliders has taken on 24 more manufacturing staff to cope with continuing high demand for its Ecoslide sash window following the most successful year in the company’s history. The new employees will help the...

    Cairngorm reassures post lockdown homeowners with on-site ‘welfare unit’

    Customers of fabricator-installer Cairngorm Windows can be more at ease about having fitters in their homes post-lockdown since the company invested in a mobile ‘welfare unit’ with canteen, washing and toilet facilities. While non-emergency home...

    Four more on the road for Sternfenster

    Lincoln-based Sternfenster has extended its nationwide delivery fleet with the addition of four new 18-tonne DAF XF 450 FA boxed vehicles at a cost of over £500,000, bringing the fleet to 10 vehicles in...

    Spectral signs for Decalu too

    Spectral, the start-up fabricator that launched on Deceuninck’s PVC-U systems, has now added its Decalu aluminium systems. The manufacturer, which last year invested £1m in two new facilities, began by producing Deceuninck’s storm and flush...

    Bifold Local goes for Stellar

    Liverpool-based trade and domestic fabricator Bifold Local has begun manufacturing the Stellar aluminium window and door system from Epwin. Director Liam Duffy explained the move: “As an experienced aluminium fabricator, we are aware of the...

    Emplas adds more ali

    Emplas is extending its window and door offering with the addition of the 58BW ST and 58BD systems from AluK. The move, from the fabricator best-known for its PVC-U offering, follows its 2019 introduction of...