January 24, 2017

Quanex to Highlight Opportunity in Automation at GPAD

HOUSTON, Jan. 24, 2017, (NYSE: NX) – To further educate the industry on insulating glass (IG) automation technology, Quanex Building Products will be presenting and is a gold sponsor at this year’s Glass Processing Automation Days (GPAD), March 14 and 15 in New Orleans.

Quanex’s Commercial Sales Specialists Joe Erb and Tony Thiret will present with FOREL General Manager Michael Schmidt, about the benefits new automated technology can deliver to glass manufacturers, including labor reduction, consistent quality control and comprehensive manufacturing efficiency.

The presentation will also delve into Quanex’s history of innovative flexible spacer systems, along with how the technology has flourished in tandem with high-speed automation to boost efficiency, performance and quality in window systems the world over.

GPAD takes place March 14 and 15 at the JW Marriot Hotel in New Orleans.

For more information about Quanex Building Products and its high-speed automated solutions, visit www.Quanex.com.



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