Double Glazing Salesman Punches Customer in the Face!

Girl in Glazing BlogI came across this story in the Mail and as shocking as it is that someone would actually do this and I’m sure it’s not the first time it has happened. To feel like your time has been wasted because the customer had requested other quotes is crazy! No one should just go with the first company to come along

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Family Thank a Double Glazing Company for Saving their Lives

News-stock-photoA family in Camborne have thanked double glazing business Dawes & Windows for saving their lives earlier this month when a part of their house collapsed into an unused mine!

I thought this was an interesting story, this glazing companies good customer service may have just well saved their lives! They had been back three times with out fuss to adjust a door that seemed it was subsiding when it was actually the house!! Continue reading

This Years Industry Awards are Nearly Upon Us – G13

Black Tie G-Awards 2013It nearly time… black suits and pretty dresses picked, speeches ready, all that needs doing now is to get to the Hilton in London for the Industry’s most prestigious awards ceremony, The G13 Awards.

The awards will be hosted by comedian Dara O Briain on the 29th November 2013 at the London Hilton Park Lane. I am in the Awards this year as Exe Windows and Doors in the ‘Training & Development Initiative of the Year’ category which is new! This makes it even more exciting, there are a few new categories as you can see below. Continue reading

The Fit Show 2014 Now Live! Everyone’s Going Again!

The Fit Show 2014After the huge success of the Fit Show this year, it was inevitable that we would be seeing at again next year. Well the site is now live and details are on show. Many people have already booked stands, some of which before they had even left Telford International Centre this year!

They have had some reviews and 92% thought the venue was good/excellent and 87% thought that the show itself was very good/excellent. 5810 people visited the show over three days with 170 exhibitors.

I have heard that a few of the more popular hotels are already booked up for those dates already so if you are planning on going I’d get your bookings in now just in case! Especially if you have large groups.

The dates for the show will be from the 10th-12th June, again a three-day event.

You can see by the floor plan already, there are not many spaces left.

Fit Show Floor Plan 2014

Next year The Fit Show will have the Gala Dinner, Competitions and Seminars but we are told to keep an eye out for new exciting things next year!

Check out what’s going on here and remember it’s in June next year not April.

Companies Buy Glazing Firm AGS’s Assets

Sadly another Devon based business wen’t into administration last month with around 125 jobs being lost. Today it has been announced that the assets have been bought and job could be saved for some. Here is the story from BBC News …

The assets of a troubled Devon glazing firm have been bought by two other companies who plan to re-employ some staff from the business. Continue reading

Fit Show 2014 ‘Everyone’s Going Again’

The-International-Centre-Telford-1024x677We will definitely be visiting the Fit Show again. After seeing the positive response it has this year and the exceptional organisation it can only be bigger and better next time round. The exhibitors were signing up on the last date of this years event with Solidor being the first. That’s got to be the biggest sign of success. Continue reading