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  • #NextGenStyle Collection Wows at LBM 2016

    It is really easy to write the words “Marvin is all about design possibilities”, maybe even easier to skim over them as you are reading a marketing piece. Many of us spend substantial time and energy trying to bring this statement to life for everyone we meet. With all the energy focused on other people’s Marvin inspiration, how often do you think about what YOUR Marvin style would be?  If your answer is ‘never’ (or even if its ‘all the time!’), keep reading! We posed this very question to the Hastings community and we received 32 incredibly inspired, very diverse

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  • Living the Dream – Attending Dreamforce!

    Hastings’ Director of Operations, Bruce Meekin shares his first time experience attending Dreamforce, the annual Salesforce conference held in San Francisco. From the home of the Patriots to the home of the Niners…it was all about the experience! I had the pleasure of attending our retailer forum at Patriot Place in Foxboro earlier this month. In Foxboro we spent two days with some of our Retailer Partners with a focus on enhancing the experience of our end customers. I left the forum impressed with the strength of our relationship with our partners and the wide range of resources our partners

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  • Block Island Tradition with a Twist

    2012 Marvin Architect’s Challenge Winner James Estes was inspired by the simple, no frills architecture of Block Island’s early designs, this project celebrates the island’s tradition with a more lively twist. See more case studies and videos at awhastings.com//project-profiles The Marvin Architect’s Challenge has returned for its sixth year. This annual challenge is a chance for architects to show off their best work that displays architectural creativity and features Marvin Windows and Doors. See more winning projects at marvin.com/window-door-ideas/architects-challenge.

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  • Marking A Milestone – 40 Years at Hastings for Dusty Hoyt!

    Today we wish Hastings President Dusty Hoyt a very happy 40th anniversary! Four decades ago today, Dusty officially began his tenure at Hastings (although he and his brother Jody started coming into the office much earlier, with their parents Ivan and Florence Hoyt.) Dusty has inspired generations of Hastings employees to believe in his vision for the company, because he always believed in them. Combine that with Dusty’s generosity of spirit, his compassion, and his commitment to doing the right things the right way, and you know the secret to Hastings’ success. All of us at Hastings join Dusty in

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  • Marvin Architect’s Challenge Inspires!

    When I was asked to blog about the 2013 Marvin Architect’s Challenge, I was very excited!  Being new to the Marvin brand team, I’m continually learning and discovering how our brand relates to consumers and our partners.  This challenge in particular, is a way to reach out to architects and celebrate their work on projects that help us slow down, look around and take in the view. As I looked to last year’s winners from our region, James Estes and Donald Giambastiani, I was struck by how their projects were designed – with the same intention to heighten the experience

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