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5 Fenestration Sectors With Exponential Growth

Yesterday I wrote about three products which I believe needed to be retired from the industry straight away. That was a little bit negative. So this time round, I want look at five areas which I believe have massive growth potential. Something nice and cheery for a Friday before the Bank Holiday. 1. Composite doors [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:23:31+01:00August 25th, 2016|Categories: double glazing industry, top 5|

5 Things We’ll Know After This Week’s FIT Show

Well, it's finally here. This week is FIT Show week and from Tuesday morning the hype will stop, the doors will open and the people of the industry will finally have their chance to see what is new and exciting in the industry. Or will they? There has been a lot of hype with regards [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:23:38+01:00April 10th, 2016|Categories: double glazing industry, top 5, Top 5s|

5 Reasons Why Showrooms Are Still Important

The internet is an almighty thing is it not? There's almost nothing it won't allow you to do. You can communicate across the world instantly. Buy anything you like and have it delivered to your door, even on the same day! Food can be ordered and be delivered, whilst not getting up out of bed. [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:23:41+01:00January 31st, 2016|Categories: double glazing industry, top 5, Top 5s|

5 Areas Of Growth In The Window And Door Industry In 2016

It's all a bit doom and gloom at the moment, but it would be disingenuous to suggest that everything was going south at the moment. There are in fact areas in our industry that should experience some decent levels of growth throughout this year. So if you're looking to make some decent margin this year, [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:23:41+01:00January 19th, 2016|Categories: double glazing industry, top 5|

5 Companies To Look Out For In 2016

This time last year I wrote a post which highlighted five companies to look out for during 2015. Click here to take a look at my predictions and judge for yourself how close I was in the end. I don't think I did too badly. So now it's time to take a look at five [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:23:42+01:00January 7th, 2016|Categories: double glazing industry, top 5|

Top 5 Bad Manners In Selling

Not every sales person is perfect, in fact many are far from that! Here are my top 5 manners fails I have either seen others do, or have done myself in the early days, during the sales process: Turning Up Late It seems such a simple thing to be able to turn up on [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:24:08+01:00June 17th, 2014|Categories: double glazing industry, top 5|

Top 5 Industry Products With Limited Shelf Life

I recently did a Top 5 Hot Products To Watch Right Now post a few weeks ago, which you can read again right here: so I thought for the sake of balance I would take a look at 5 products which are heading in the opposite direction too. These are in no particular order, just 5 [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:24:08+01:00June 2nd, 2014|Categories: double glazing industry, top 5|

>Top 5 Most Read Stories

>I don't recall doing anything like this before, and to be honest I can't believe I haven't done so already. Here are my top five most read stories since this blog came to exist:1. The VEKA buyout of the Bowater group.2. Tackling The Trickle Vent Issue.3. Anglian Up For Sale.4. Expensive External Georgian Bar?5. DGCOS [...]

By |2016-10-24T20:24:39+01:00August 2nd, 2011|Categories: Blogs, top 5|
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