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It’s All About the Benjamin’s Glazing

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“Glass, china and reputation are easily cracked, and never well mended.” While the latter two may be true, Benjamin Franklin may consider taking back the first part of that statement if he could see the glazing used in the newly … Continue reading

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Pilkington Closing Lathrop, Calif., Plant

Pilkington North America, a subsidiary of Nippon Sheet Glass, has announced it is closing its Lathrop, Calif., plant, which currently manufactures commercial architectural and automotive glass. According to a release from the company, “This decision was made after a careful … Continue reading

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Lure of Texas Drawing New People and Business

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They like to do everything big in Texas, and business growth is no exception. The Lone Star State has enjoyed an economic boom as of late, fueled by a large influx of both people and businesses attracted to the state’s … Continue reading

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One Flavor Shy of Dr. Pepper

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Dr. Pepper is known for its 23 flavors. The new Palomar Medical Center (PMC) in San Diego will be known for its 22 varieties of glass offering 736,000 square feet of green innovation. Designed by Los Angeles-based CO Architects, glass … Continue reading

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Cafeteria Practice Prompts School System to Settle Court Case

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The attorney for the Seattle-area school district that recently settled for $2 million with a former student left permanently disabled following a glass-related incident at one of its schools nearly six years ago says the glass involved was fine. The … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Midwest™ Welcomes Weiss USA LLC as an Exhibitor

Weiss USA LLC is set to exhibit at the Glass Expo Midwest show this fall. The two-day architectural glass event is scheduled to take place at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel in Chicago (Schaumburg), Ill. from October 31 – … Continue reading

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USGlass Publisher Gives Eye-Witness Account of Boston Marathon Bombing

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Debra Levy, publisher of USGlass magazine, was one of the thousands of spectators during yesterday’s Boston Marathon and one of the witnesses to the bombing. Her brother-in-law Vincent was running in the event and she, along with other family members, … Continue reading

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