Quanex Building Products' Edgetech UK Named G12 Component Supplier of the Year

HOUSTON, November 28, 2012– Quanex Building Products Corporation's (NYSE: NX) insulating glass (IG) producer, Edgetech UK, was awarded the G12 Component Supplier of the Year Award during a November 23 ceremony in London.

Edgetech UK was nominated in three categories, including Health and Safety Initiatives and Trade Promotional Campaigns, before receiving the top prize for component suppliers. 

"To reach three finals in the G12s was a success in itself," said Andy Jones, managing director of Edgetech UK, Quanex Building Products. "Walking away with the Component Supplier of the Year Award was a massive endorsement of the team's efforts of the last 12 months." 

Companies exhibiting excellence in the glass and glazing industry are honored annually by the G-Awards. One of the event's judges described Edgetech UK as an extremely professional organization with impressive products, while another said the company is a leader in the warm edge technology industry that delivers a full package of support alongside its impressive products. 

"I'd just like to thank the Edgetech UK team for their continued hard work, professionalism, quality-focus and commitment to our customers and growing the Quanex IG spacer presence in Europe," added Mike Hovan, senior vice president, sales and marketing, Quanex Building Products. "Winning the UK's coveted industry award shows just how our efforts have clearly been seen, recognized and appreciated by our markets."


Above left to right: Steve Halford: Managing Director, Zoom Conservatories, sponsor of the award Andy Jones: Managing Director, Edgetech UK, Quanex Building Products Charlotte Davies: Marketing Coordinator, Edgetech UK, Quanex Building Products Patrick Kielty: UK TV celebrity and radio host, and

G12 Host

ABOUT QUANEX BUILDING PRODUCTS: Quanex Building Products Corporation is an industry-leading manufacturer of value-added, engineered products and components, serving the energy-efficient building products markets.  Quanex is committed to bringing innovative products and solutions to our markets through passionate people, powerful brands, creative thinking and, above all, integrity. 

Financial Contact:  Marty Ketelaar, 713-877-5402, martin.ketelaar@quanex.com

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

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