TOLEDO, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Insulation business of Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has been named a National Preferred Partner by David Weekley Homes in its 18th annual National Preferred Partner Survey. This is the 10th consecutive year Owens Corning Insulation has been recognized by the privately-held U.S. homebuilder.
The National Preferred Partner Survey measures all trade partners and their channel partners for world-class excellence in quality and customer service. Owens Corning ranked among the top 12 manufacturers to earn the National Preferred Partner status from a total of 138 companies evaluated.
“In a year of strong demand, our plants and supply chain teams have worked diligently to provide our customers with quality material and excellent service,” said Owens Corning North American Building Insulation Vice President and General Manager Mike Swift. “Earning this honor for the 10th consecutive year from David Weekley Homes recognizes the strength of our brands, building trade professionals, channel partners and employees.”
“2021 was another unique year,” said John Schiegg, Vice President of Supply Chain Services for David Weekley Homes. “Record numbers of home sales, a global pandemic continued, and significant supply chain disruptions have resulted in the perfect storm – demand that far exceeds supply. We are so grateful that National Preferred Partners like Owens Corning have provided their expertise and guidance. They have made it possible for us to continue to provide the best in design, choice and service to our customers, despite the challenges.”
Consistent with the company’s focus on quality and service, Owens Corning Insulation successfully launched PINK Next Gen™ Fiberglas™ insulation with advanced fiber technology in 2021. PINK Next Gen is certified as made with wind-powered electricity, with high recycled content1. Beyond helping trade professionals achieve faster, more efficient installations, the latest fiberglass insulation product line supports the company’s commitment to provide long-term, sustainable solutions.
For more information about Owens Corning Insulation solutions visit www.owenscorning.com or call 1-800-GET-PINK.
1The certifications, through SCS Global Services, are made possible by power purchase agreements Owens Corning signed in 2015, which enabled new wind capacity.
About Owens Corning
Owens Corning is a global building and construction materials leader committed to building a sustainable future through material innovation. Our three integrated businesses – Composites, Insulation, and Roofing – provide durable, sustainable, energy-efficient solutions that leverage our unique material science, manufacturing, and market knowledge to help our customers win and grow. We are global in scope, human in scale with approximately 20,000 employees in 33 countries dedicated to generating value for our customers and shareholders and making a difference in the communities where we work and live. Founded in 1938 and based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, Owens Corning posted 2021 sales of $8.5 billion. For more information, visit www.owenscorning.com.
About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 19 cities across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “National Housing Quality Award” and “National Builder of the Year.” Weekley has also appeared 15 times on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 100,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company’s website at www.davidweekleyhomes.com.
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