Clearview National July 2015 - Issue 164 - Page 56

Samantha Hill DOORS&WINDOWS Proud to be Celebrating 20 Years »»2015 marks the 20th year in business for leading Humberside-based composite door manufacturer, Hallmark Panels. Hallmark Panels has manufactured infill panels for the window industry for more than 25 years and is one of the pioneers of composite door manufacturing with over 20 years’ experience. Group Marketing & Digital Manager, Gary Maddock-Greene comments: “During my time at Hallmark, I have seen numerous innovative products developed and delivered to market and over the last 10 years we have been able to reduce internal manufacturing costs and time to market, enabling Hallmark to become more competitive without compromise on quality or service.” Colin Torley, Sales and Marketing Director for The VEKA UK Group adds: “We’re proud that Halo profile plays such an important part in the winning blend of materials and techniques that Hallmark Panels has developed over the years. ‘a fast and efficient supply’ Hallmark Group Products companies, Hallmark Panels, Laminated Supplies and Fortrace have now been joined by Toughened Glass Solutions Ltd, adding a fast and efficient supply of shaped, toughened glass services to the group and high quality sealed units to the trade. All Boxed Up »»Thermoseal Group, a Trio of Door Options »»June 1st 2015 saw Glazerite Windows Ltd launch the acclaimed VEKA DUO contemporary door series, bringing its total offering to three separate composite door ranges. The 70mm, steel-reinforced, dual/doublerebated door will be offered with choice of sculptured or bevelled outer frames and 50mm triple glazed toughened units as standard plus other options including Secured by Design and Part M threshold. Glazerite Director Jason Thompson said: “We already offer an exceptionally wide array of composite doors, with the VEKA MONO and Solidor ranges, and now we are able to extend that offering very significantly with the addition of the VEKA DUO. “They can also benefit from VEKA’s completely free, online lead generation scheme which has already seen over 1,000 door leads passed to their customers in this year alone.” As well as the three composite door ranges, Glazerite recently launched its VEKA Imagine 56 » JUL 2015 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M patio door, warmcore folding sliding door system and the New Wave slide/swing system, and is continuing to expand its already extensive array of PVCu windows and doors. leading manufacturer of warm edge spacers and accessories has produced a ‘Thermobar in a Box’ sample carton. ‘Thermobar in a Box’ contains enough samples to make a small 15.5mm spacer framework with Thermobar duplex internal bars and fittings, and Thermobar Interbar and fittings. Samantha Hill, marketing manager for the Group, explains: “The Thermobar Warm Edge Spacer range has been in continual development since we began manufacturing the spacer bar in 2010. As well as increasing our prod X