• Last Call for Online Registratin for IBS
    If you're planning to attend the International Builders' Show in Orlando next month, register now. Not only will you avoid long lines at the show, it's never been easier. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), which hosts the annual show, offers easy, online ...More
    January 22, 2007 Posted in Blog
  • Slide-Lok Launches Slide-Lok of Cleveland
    Slide-Lok, a garage cabinet and garage storage manufacturer, announces the most recent addition to their Master Dealer network -- Slide-Lok of Cleveland. Slide-Lok has chosen to partner with Cleveland businessman Mario Salwan to launch Slide-Lok of Cleveland, which will ...More
    January 17, 2007 Posted in News
  • Home Show Hot Items
    Last weekend I spent a few hours at my city’s home and garden show. Mixed in with the countless pool builders, cooking and cleaning products and mortgage companies was a surprising array of garage products, especially storage and organization products. From cabinets to ...More
    January 17, 2007 Posted in Blog
  • Clarke Named Ankmar President and CEO
    K.C. Gallagher, president and C.E.O. of Gallagher Industries, announced the appointment of Greg Clarke as president and chief executive officer of Denver-based Ankmar LLC. Clarke succeeds William Smith, who led the firm since Gallagher Industries acquired the garage door ...More
    January 16, 2007 Posted in News
  • C.H.I. Continues to Grow with New Hire
    C.H.I. Overhead Doors, a manufacturer of residential and commercial sectional and rolling steel doors, has expanded its sales team with the addition of Tim Bader. In his new role as sales manager in Canada, Bader will be responsible for gathering, assessing, developing and ...More
    January 16, 2007 Posted in News, Marketing, Operations
  • Slide-Lok Gives Away Product at Home Shows
    Slide-Lok continues to set the standard for support of its North American dealer network by providing its dealers with more than $130,000 of plywood garage cabinet inventory to be used as giveaways at home shows and expos throughout North America during the first quarter of ...More
    January 15, 2007 Posted in News, Operations
  • Access-Control E-News
    If you work with access-control products--or if you're interested in expanding into this area--you should sign up for ACI Security's e-newsletter. The team at ACI Security scours the Web for interesting access-control and security information, plus offer articles on trends, ...More
    January 15, 2007 Posted in Blog
  • My Home State Named Fastest Growing in U.S.
    The Southwest has long been hailed as growing at a rapid pace. Now, new reports show Arizona has nudged ahead of it's neighbors to be the fastest. Arizona replaced long-time leader Nevada as the fastest growing state in the union during the 12 months ended July 1, according ...More
    January 10, 2007 Posted in Blog
  • Chase Doors Acquires Staples & Stevens
    Chase Industries (DBA Chase Doors) announced the acquisition of Staples & Stevens, a subsidiary of the Burch Corp.. Located in Tampa, Fla. Staples & Stevens manufactures a complete range of swinging, sliding, sectional and vertical-lift cooler and freezer doors. The ...More
    January 9, 2007 Posted in News, Operations
  • Flexi-Force Group Names Sales Rep
    In December, Flexi-Force Group announced the appointment of Bill Wahler as its sales representative for the United States and Canada. The company states it "wanted to have our ears and eyes in the U.S.market to define what products and services Flexi-Force can provide for ...More
    January 9, 2007 Posted in News