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GLAZERITE LAUNCHES A WEBSITE FOR EVERY INSTALLER

Every single Glazerite installer is being offered a brand new website in a major initiative aimed at getting the trade fabricator’s entire customer base up to speed with today’s buying trends.

Glazerite Windows Ltd Director Jason Thompson said: “Nearly two thirds of all homeowners are known to research online before they even make an enquiry so we want to make sure every one of our customers is fully equipped to make the most of this with a new, fresh-looking site aimed directly at the retail market.

“Some of our installer partners may have limited or outdated websites and there are still some without any online presence at all. Customers want the facts, they want to see what they are actually buying and they want to see it all easily and in an attractive environment that reflects the quality of the installer’s products and service. This initiative means that all our installers can have an up-to-date, versatile and customer-friendly site that meets their customers’ expectations as well as being a proactive and effective selling tool.”

The website is offered to all of Glazerite’s customers regardless of company size; it is quick and easy to set up and is customised to meet each companies individual requirements. It enables each one to select and feature the individual components of Glazerite’s extensive product range that they sell – and even add on non-Glazerite products such as fascia’s and soffits.

Glazerite will help with SEO work to give installers good search engine positioning, will provide links to any Facebook or Twitter pages and can either provide a new URL address or attach the new site to an existing one. A composite door design feature can also be added, based on either the VEKA or Solidor ranges.

Jason Thompson added: “Many of our installer partners are very busy working in a very buoyant marketplace and simply don’t have the time to create or update their own websites. We can now take the pain out of this by doing this work on their behalf, starting with a simple application form that can be completed either online or even faxed.”

The website initiative is part of the newly enhanced Glazerite Online Support Package, with many features to help every Glazerite installer to make the very most of every aspect of internet communication and marketing.

Glazerite is one of the VEKA UK group’s largest trade fabricators and is a major a supporter of both Network VEKA and the recently-launched VEKA Approved Installer Scheme. 

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