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The Hottest New Products at Expo 2015

Hottest New Products

What were the hottest new products at Expo 2015?

Our post-Expo survey reveals the top five products: a stunning garage door, two innovative garage door openers, a cool installation tool, and one slick hardware component.

See them all right here.

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Yipes! Three TV Stings in Three Weeks!

Three TV Stings

Over a three-week period in April and May, three television stations around the country conducted hidden-camera investigations that exposed garage door repair rip-offs.

Will the next garage you enter be rigged with hidden cameras?

We have the details of each sting, plus the identities of those exposed. Read on.

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Record Numbers of Technicians Get Certified

IDEA certificatied professionals

Guess how many industry professionals earned IDEA certification in April and May?

Wrong. More than that.

Get CertifiedRead our story here.

Perhaps you should get certified before your competitors do. To get certified, click on this logo:

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Expo 2015 in Review

Expo 2015 Trends

The audited attendance report from Expo 2015 is in. One statistic is trending downward, while other key statistic is trending upward.

See the numbers, along with a list of the top 10 best-attended workshops at Expo.

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Company President Meets With THE President

Presidents Meet UpImagine visiting Washington, D.C., and ending up in the White House in a 90-minute discussion with the leader of the free world.

That’s what happened to the president of one of our industry’s manufacturers in late March.

Find out who it is, and see what President Obama said about garage doors … right here.

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Assa Abloy’s Acquisition Strategy: Who’s Next?

Juan Vargues“We believe in a different way of doing business.”

That’s what Juan Vargues, the president and CEO of Assa Abloy Entrance Systems, told us in a recent exclusive interview.

How is it different? Will they soon buy a big U.S garage door opener manufacturer? Or will they buy another U.S. garage door company?

We boldly asked. Read his answers.

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