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GBlist: Local Renewal marketing
> Date: Tue, 05 Aug 1997 14:41:23 -0400
> To: Daniel Arons <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org
> From: Frazer Dougherty <email@example.com>
> Subject: Re: GBlist: renewal- Andersen Renewal Update
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Scott Johnson called me back today and gave me the following info on
> Andersen's Renewal project. They are beginning in the Twin Cities area and
> will probably not be nationwide for several years. As you may guess, given
> Andersen's committement to quality and the general state of renovation work
> in this country they have a great deal of education, quality control and
> tracking issues to deal with.
> By the way - does anyone in that part of the world have any direct
> experience with the program ???
I'm from MN - where Andersen is based, and actually used to live in
the city they were based out of. Although I haven't used the
windows, I was surprised to see them brought up on this list. You
see - although they are being heavily marketed locally (we've gotten
3 or 4 brochures already) they aren't being advertised (at least in
the mainstream) as "environmentally conscious" or whatever. They are
being sold on the basis of being custommade, reliable etc - but the
recycled nature of them is not even mentioned in the brochure we
recieved last week.
Coach, Forest Lake HS
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