Timber: Not so last century

Is it time for installers to open their doors more widely to timber? George Barnsdale's managing director sets out the case

Automation is on the rise

Reflecting on the past year, Kall Kwik's UK and Ireland business development manager explains why more fabricators are embracing automation

New York fire highlights the importance of compartmentation

Jane Embury, a director of the advanced glazing specialist, Wrightstyle, reflects on recent fires in the US

So, this is Christmas?

What do Christmas trees have to do with the glazing industry's sustainability debate? Deceuninck's managing director explains

Secure for the future

What does Carl F Groupco have planned for 2022? Its managing director, John Crittenden, explains

A year like no other

Huw Williams, commercial director of the hardware supplier ERA’s parent company, Tyman UK and Ireland, looks back over the last 12 months

“Time to get serious about sustainability”

Sustainability is already a big industry issue but it's set to become even more important next year, argues Stephen Nadin, managing director of Endurance Doors. Who will drive positive change?

Plan ahead

Emplas' managing director assesses the opportunities and potential challenges of 2022

Installers: Think more strategically

AluFold Direct's managing director addresses the pressures that installers are facing

Why no one cares about regulation

When it comes to regulation, the industry is not as forward-looking as it needs to be, says Nigel Headford, director of Deceuninck Aluminium