Andrew Glover appointed GGF Vice President

The Glass and Glazing Federation has announced Andrew Glover as the GGF’s new Vice President. Andrew Glover, who is Managing Director of West Yorkshire Windows, brings considerable industry experience to the role, having worked with the GGF Technical Groups under the Home Improvement Executive for a number of years in his role as Chairman of […]

Misuse of FENSA logo: Offenders to be named & shamed

FENSA seek help from the industry to identify installers who are illegally claiming to be registered   FENSA is committing more resources to help identify businesses that misuse its name and logo, and therefore mislead of homeowners.  The organisation plans to name offenders and take action with Trading Standards to prosecute them. This follows a recent […]

RECC’s Annual Report Published

RECC’s Annual Report Published RECC (Renewable Energy Consumer Code) has published its 2013 Annual Report this month, highlighting its activities and achievements, as well as reporting some key findings on the renewables industry. In summary: RECC membership fell to 4500 from 5500 in 2012. RECC report the decline is a result of the sector restructuring […]

G14 Awards now open for submissions from Glass & Glazing Companies

If you’re an exceptional Glass & Glazing Company then why not shout about it and enter this year’s G14 Awards?  The G14 Awards celebrate and reward standards of excellence from across the UK industry.  It’s a great opportunity for your business too – entering, being short-listed and, of course, winning awards is always a fantastic PR opportunity. It’s […]

Bathroom Manufacturers Association appoint new president

The Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA) has appointed David Osborne as its new president.  The appointment was announced at the BMA’s annual general meeting held on the 24 June in London Mr Osborne is the former chair of the BMA’s Centre of Excellence Group and marketing committee, and is following in his father’s footsteps.  Gerry Osborne was the BMA’s first […]

G&G installations are up 8.4%

FENSA have announced that replacement windows and doors have risen 8.4 percent in the first quarter of 2014. This is against the same period last year which showed a 5.4 percent decrease.  This is good news for the industry and marks the fourth consecutive quarter that has shown growth.