You’ve registered for your free ticket, decided which days you are going and have in mind the type of things you most want to see – now all you need is a map of all the stands and an exhibitor list…and The Fabricator’s Editors Picks to make best use of your time. Our handy Show Guide is a great online resource and you can pick-up copies of the Magazine as you enter the hall or from our Stand Number V14.
John Roper references news from the political spectrum old and new to state that many office-based employees are now empowered to work to suit their lifestyles and employers have to tread a nervous line between being liked but not always getting what is best for the business or being demanding and encouraging mutiny. One should not tolerate bullies he says but ‘don’t ask someone to do something you can’t do yourself’, he advises. To read more click the pic
CAB Column - One step at a time
CAB is currently working on a new initiative that will assist its members achieve their corporate sustainability and environmental aspirations and includes cost reduction opportunities, writes CEO Phil Slinger. To read more click the pic
Marketing - Are you ‘in’, or ‘out’?
Marketing is an essential activity for fenestration companies. Andrew Scott, MD and founder of Purplex Marketing, explores what is best, in-house marketing or outsourcing to an agency. To read more click the pic
When it comes to British Standards testing there are a whole host of factors that can affect the result such as profile systems, hardware and glass combinations. Therefore, indicative testing is key writes Gareth Phillips, technical services manager for Yale. To read more click the pic
Commercial Glazing - Room for sustainability
The Geneva Marriott Hotel is one of the new generation that place a specific focus on sustainability. Harmony Smart Window from SageGlass makes a valuable contribution to the building which is high performance energy certified. To read more click the pic
News - Crowning achievment
Window and door manufacturer Shelforce has been honoured with The King’s Award for Enterprise. Shelforce’s provides a place where people with mental or physical disability can thrive in employment. To read more click the pic
Dekko Window Systems has appointed Paul Schofield as sales manager to help streamline processes within the company’s aluminium division. Schofield will be focusing on Räum, the company’s luxury aluminium range. To read more click the pic