January 03, 2017

Quanex Receives Several Top Industry Honors

HOUSTON, Jan. 3, 2017 (NYSE: NX) – Capping a successful year, Quanex Building Products has received several 2016 honors from some of the fenestration industry’s most well-known groups and associations, reflecting the company’s innovative technology and unmatched service.

Awards include: USGlass Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Award for Super Spacer® TriSeal™; the Spacer Bar Manufacturer of the Year award from the UK National Fenestration Awards; a Construction Marketing Association (CMA) STAR Award in the category of Publicity/Press event for Quanex’s efforts at GlassBuild America 2015; the Best In Show Green Exhibitor Award for Greenbuild 2016; and a notable mention for the 5400 Series K2 Door System in Window & Door Magazine’s Crystal Achievement Awards.

“We’re always confident about the solutions and services that Quanex brings to the industry, and being recognized by our peers is an honor,” said Erin Johnson, director of marketing, Quanex Building Products. “These awards inspire us to continue doing what we do best—helping to make our customers’ businesses better through all of the solutions and services we can offer.”

Both the USGlass Magazine Readers’ Choice and UK Spacer Bar Manufacturer of the Year awards are proof positive that Quanex’s Super Spacer warm-edge spacer solutions have helped customers around the world deliver high-value, high performance systems that stand up to the toughest demands.

“We are so appreciative of our customers and peers who cast a vote for us,” said Charlotte Davies, Head of Marketing for Edgetech UK, Quanex’s European arm. “The awards are a real measure of how we are seen by our own industry, and we believe in their importance.”

Quanex’s focus on industry outreach and communications was highlighted by the CMA Star and Green Exhibitor Awards.

“GlassBuild and Greenbuild are both major events on our calendars every year, and we always strive to bring something valuable and educational to our customers at each show,” Johnson said. “We have seen and felt the positive effects our efforts at these important shows have brought to our business and our customers over the years, and recognition from our peers is a true honor.”

For more information about Quanex Building Products, and the value it delivers across all global markets, visit www.Quanex.com.

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ABOUT QUANEX BUILDING PRODUCTS:

Quanex Building Products Corporation is an industry-leading manufacturer of components sold to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in the building products industry. Quanex designs and produces energy-efficient fenestration products in addition to kitchen and bath cabinet components.

Investor Contact: Scott Zuehlke, 713-877-5327, scott.zuehlke@quanex.com

Media Contact: Erin Johnson, 330-447-7337, erin.johnson@quanex.com