Today’s News for 03 July 2013

Provision of New Health Care Law Postponed One Year

Employers will no longer be required to provide health care coverage to employees starting January 1, 2014, as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Mark Liston, president of Glass Doctor, says this is good news for the industry. … Continue reading

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New July 1 Laws Include Ban on Texting While Driving in Several States

Several states began the new fiscal year July 1 by banning texting and the usage of cell phones while driving. Vehicle drivers in Hawaii and West Virginia now have to put down hand-held devices, while drivers in South Dakota face … Continue reading

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Glass Industry Companies Weigh In On Independence Day Time Off

Chuck Burkard, president of Progress Glass, says the decision to give his employees a long weekend off to further enjoy the Fourth of July holiday was a winning formula for everybody involved. “Closed [Thursday-Sunday],” he said by e-mail this week. … Continue reading

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TSI Starts Work on Marriott Marquis in Downtown D.C.

TSI Corp. has officially started work on the much anticipated Marriott Marquis hotel in NW Washington, D.C. The Marriott International, in their quest to provide a modern structure with glass and metal on the exterior, selected TSI Corp. due to … Continue reading

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Salem Adds Regional Account Manager

Serban Cornicioiu has joined the Salem Distributing team of employee-owners, as a regional account manager for the New York, New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania areas. He will be responsible for growing and maintaining Salem’s glass fabricating equipment and consumables sales … Continue reading

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