Clearview National September 2017 - Issue 190 - Page 26

PROUD SPONSOR OF INDUSTRY NEWS INDUSTRYNEWS EVOLUTION NOT REVOLUTION IS THE KEY TO SPECTUS’ SUCCESS » » SPECTUS WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1981 and it’s stayed at the forefront of the industry ever since thanks to its intelligent, market- facing approach. Carmen Velilla, Spectus Brand Manager, says: “Our strategy of continuous progress works because it gets the right products in the right places at the right time.” This evolution not revolution approach is perfectly demonstrated in the company’s recent product developments. The mechanically jointed option on its market-leading Vertical Slider brings the authentic aesthetics to a new level, opening up new market opportunities. The 36mm triple glazing bead increases the options for triple glazing. The 85mm outerframe makes door and window installations much quicker and easier. The Flush Casement system now has a mechanically jointed outer frame option and there’s a French flush casement option too. The trend for colour is reflected in the five best-selling colours that are now available from stock and no minimum order quantity on any colour. The demand for flush windows is met in the Flush Casement and the Flush Tilt & Turn. And the range of ancillaries is one of the largest on the market to enable installers to offer perfection every time. FISCO TOOLS’ NEW ‘A1-PLUS’ HI-VIS TAPES Excellent value measuring from the UK’s long-standing favourite brand of Tapes. » » WITH AN EC CLASS II MEASURING accuracy, these new Hi-Vis Tapes are stamped with the Fisco brand hallmarks of quality and reliability. With a handy belt clip, a self-zeroing end- hook and a ‘positive action’ brake, these ‘A1- Plus’ Hi-Vis Tapes from Fisco will satisfy most general measuring tasks on site. Hultafors is one of the world’s leading Hand Tools manufacturers – a leading world force in the field of measuring, marking, striking, cutting and chopping the company enjoys an unrivalled reputation for high qua lity measuring both in the UK and abroad. ‘unrivalled reputation’ With a tough ABS case that has a high- impact rubber overmould, these tapes combine hardwearing reliability with ease of use. There are 3 different models, available in 5 and 8 metre lengths with 19mm and 25mm blade width variants. CUSTOMADE GROUP SPONSORS G17 AWARDS » » CUSTOMADE GROUP has become Main Event Sponsor at the G17 awards, which will be held at the London Hilton on Park Lane on 17 November. Claire Miller, Customade Group’s marketing director, says: “The G Awards are the highlight of the year for our industry and we’re very excited indeed to be part of the event.” Earlier this year, Polyframe merged with the Customade Group to create the UK’s largest fabricator, with revenues of more than £100 million. The group’s product portfolio now spans across PVC-u and aluminium windows and doors, composite doors, aluminium glazed roof products, sealed glass units and specialist glazing. Delivering industry-leading products and brands, the full- service Customade Group can now serve the entire fenestration industry and can satisfy virtually any requirement a customer may have. This market-leading 26 » SE P 2017 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M range of products is backed by an unrivalled marketing package which the group is currently extending across all divisions. Since the merger, the group has maintained a high concentration of dedicated sales staff. This enables customers to continue working alongside their own regional sales manager, whilst being able to access all the products within the group.